John Bagnall fl.1746-48

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John BAGNALL fl.1746-48

Bagnall's bookplate, British Museum Franks Collection 1119


A "John Bagnall of Trinity Hall Cambridge and of ye Inner Temple London" used an engraved armorial bookplate (Franks 1119); he is listed in Venn as having matriculated at Trinity Hall as a fellow-commoner in 1746, and he subscribed to An account of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophical discoveries in 1748, but he has otherwise not been traced.


  • Subscription list, 1748.
  • Gambier Howe, E. R. J. Franks bequest: catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the ... British Museum. London, 1903-4.
  • Venn, J. and J. A., Alumni Cantabrigienses, Cambridge, 1922.