Registrum Brevium Tam Originalium, Quam Judicialium

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Bibliographic Information


Title: Registrum Brevium tam Originalium, quam Judicialium: Correctum & Emendatum ad Vetus Exemplar Manuscriptum, Cujus Beneficio, À Multis Erroribus Purgatum, ad Usus, Quibus Inservit Redditur Accommodatius.

Published: London: Printed by the assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins, esquires, for Thomas Bassett ..., 1687.

Edition: Fourth edition; [8], 321, 85 leaves, 59, 239 pages.

Evidence for Inclusion in Wythe's Library

Listed in the Jefferson Inventory of Wythe's Library as Registrum brevium fol. and given by Thomas Jefferson to Dabney Carr. The University of Virginia owns a copy with the inscription Given by Thos. Jefferson to D. Carr. Both the Brown Bibliography[1] and George Wythe's Library[2] on LibraryThing include the fourth (1687) edition based on that information.

Description of the Wolf Law Library's copy

Rebound in green buckram; autographs and annotations on title page.

View this book in William & Mary's online catalog.

External Links

Google Books


  1. Bennie Brown, "The Library of George Wythe of Williamsburg and Richmond," (unpublished manuscript, May, 2012) Microsoft Word file. Earlier edition available at:
  2. LibraryThing, s. v. "Member: George Wythe," accessed on September 16, 2013,