PETRE. Robert James, Lord Petre


PETRE. The arms appear above the lettering The Right Honble. Robert James Ld. Petre, Thorndon in Eseex. The only Lord Petre to be called Robert James was the 8th Baron [1713-42], a noted horiculturalist who married an heiress of the Walmesley family from Lancashire. The bookplate, 80 x 68 mm,  is trimmed, a little unevenly, to just outside the plate marks.    feb11/1

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