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Percy, Henry (1564-1632), 9th Earl of Northumberland; see DNB; Richard Lomas, A Power in the Land: The Percys (Phantassie, 1999), esp. 126-37; on money given by Percy in 1603 see Letters of Sir Thomas Bodley, letter 10; for an illustration of the gilt stamp used for his books see Rogers, Treasures, 43, and The Bodleian Library in the Seventeenth Century: Guide to an Exhibition Held During the Festival of Britain 1951 (Oxford, 1951), pl. XIV(b); see also The Bodleian Library Heraldry: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held in Connection with the English Heraldry Society, 1967 (Oxford, 1967), no. 96, W. Hylton Dyer Longstaffe, `The Old Heraldry of the Percies', Archaeologia Aeliana, NS 4, part 15 (1860), 157-228, at 223, and Davenport 312; Percy's own collection of books is apparently still in the library at Alnwick Castle: see A. I. Doyle, `Durham University Library', Library Assocation Rare Books Newsletter, 43 (1993), 16, also G.R. Batho, 'The Library of the “Wizard” Earl: Henry Percy Ninth Earl of Northumberland (1564-1632)', Library, 5th ser., 15 (1960), 246-61, reproducing Percy's badge, a crescent within a Garter, surmounted by a coronet, at pl. 1a–b. ♦ Categorisation: Type: Person. Gender: Unknown. Dates: 1564 to 1632. Period: 16th century to 17th century.

8 entries:

  • A-631(1) Averroes — Destructiones destructionum philosophiae Algazelis. — [Venice: Bonetus Locatellus for] the heirs of Octavianus Scotus, [after 1500]. Folio.
  • B-602(1) Burlaeus, Gualtherus — Expositio in Artem veterem Porphyrii et Aristotelis. — Venice: Otinus de Luna, Papiensis, 11 May 1497. Folio.
  • C-001(1) Caballus, Franciscus — De numero et ordine partium ac librorum Physicae doctrinae Aristotelis. — [Venice: Johannes Rubeus Vercellensis and/or Albertinus Vercellensis, c.1499-1500]. Folio.
  • G-067(1) Georgius Bruxellensis — Expositio super octo libros Physicorum Aristotelis. — Paris: André Bocard and Félix Baligault, [before 1500]. Folio.
  • G-068(1) Georgius Bruxellensis — Quæstiones in Metaphysicam Aristotelis. — Paris: André Bocard and Félix Baligault, [before 1500]. Folio.
  • G-309(1) Guilelmus Hentisberus — De sensu composito et diviso, et al. (ed. Johannes Maria Mapellus). — Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 27 May 1494. Folio.
  • P-057(1)? Paulus Pergolensis — Compendium logicae, et al. (ed. Jacobus Sentinus). — Venice: Petrus de Quarengiis, Bergomensis, 25 July 1498. 4°.
  • P-061(1) Paulus Venetus — Logica magna (ed. Franciscus de Macerata and Jacobus de Fossano). — Venice: Albertinus Vercellensis, for Octavianus Scotus, 24 Oct. 1499. Folio.

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