John Talbot d.1659

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John TALBOT d.1659

Biographical Note

Of Thornton, Yorkshire; Royalist Colonel.


A mid-17th century bookplate, surviving in several copies and at least one book (now in the Society of Antiquaries), is attributed to him (Franks 28859). The extent and disposition of his library is not known.


  • Gambier Howe, E. R. J. Franks bequest: catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the ... British Museum. London, 1903.
  • Lee, B. N. British bookplates: a pictorial history. Newton Abbot, 1979. 5.