Henry Brooke 1697/8-1742
Henry BROOKE 1697/8-1742
Son of Thomas Brooke of Chester. BA Brasenose College, Oxford 1717, MA 1720, fellow of All Souls 1720, BCL 1723, DCL 1727. Regius professor of civil law 1736-42.
Brooke used an engraved armorial bookplate, noting his status as a fellow of All Souls (Franks 3876); the extent and disposition of his library is not known.
- Foster, J., Alumni Oxonienses, Oxford, 1891.
- Gambier Howe, E. R. J. Franks bequest: catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the ... British Museum. London, 1903-4.