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Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Antonio Magliabechi letter

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055689]
Identifier: MS-0335
Overview The collection consists of one hand-written letter of Florentine bibliophile, Antonio Magliabechi. The letter is written in Italian and bound into a volume along with a typescript English translation. Also in the volume is a copy of D'Israeli's biographical description of Magliabecchi from Curiosities of Literature. The letter was written August 24, 1697 to author, Giovanni Giustino Ciampini (1633-1698).

Commonplace Book

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055689]
Identifier: MS-0336
Overview This Commonplace book is a handwritten, bound manuscript of the late seventeenth century written in English. Subjects in the Commonplace book include asking advice and counseling, battles, boasting, how to make a conquest of another country, fear, the way to procure friends, and how to deal with a vanquished enemy.

Sir Thomas Overbury manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055689]
Identifier: MS-0334
Overview The collection consists of one bound handwritten manuscript written in 1616. The author is unknown. There is a dedication "from a poor country man" to Sir Thomas Bromley, possibly the English judge (1530-1587) who presided over the trial (1586) of Mary, Queen of Scots.