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Ashburnham, Bertram, 4th earl of

(1797—1878)


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(1797–1878)

Collecting incunabula in his youth and, subsequently, MSS, he formed one of the most important private libraries in England. He purchased en bloc the Libri collection (1847) and the ...

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