Burnet's Bill of Complaint and Chetwood's Answer, The National Archives (1721)

Source: The National Archives: c.11 242/45

Burnet's Bill of Complaint and Chetwood's Answer, The National Archives (1721), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer,

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George Burnet's Bill of Complaint and William Chetwood's Demurrer and Answer

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1721: Burnet v. Chetwood
1721: Burnet v. Chetwood: Entries from the Court's Book of Orders

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Year: 1721

Location: The National Archives

Language: English

Source: The National Archives: c.11 242/45

Persons referred to:

Burnet, Dr. Thomas
Chetwood, William
Franklin, Richard
Kettleby, Walter
Taylor, William
Watts, John

Places referred to:
Covent Garden

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Institutions referred to:
Charterhouse School
St Paul's Church
Stationers' Company

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