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ID no. of Person BETA bioid 6761
Name Frederick William Cosens ‘Sub robore virtus”, bibliófilo (1889-12-10)
Frederick Williams Cosens [!] (BNE Cat/ MSS/18380)
Sex hombre
Milestones nac. 1819-04-23
muerte 1889-12-10
Associated Persons padre de: Fanny Cosens (floruit 1870-10-12) (Taylor 2018)
Affiliation bibliófilo 1889-12-10
Owner of copid 2160 Ed.: New York: Hispanic Society (HSA), [copy 2] (1499-11-05). Juan de Mena, Coronación, escrito 1438 .
manid 5437 MS: Madrid: Nacional (BNE) (Gayangos), MSS/17977. 1870-10-04 ad quem. Desconocido, Castigos y doctrinas, escrito 1520 ca. ad quem.
manid 5486 MS: Madrid: Nacional (BNE) (Gayangos), MSS/18380. 1601 - 1700. Pedro de Gracia Dei, La universal de casas y solares nobles de España, escrito 1500 [?].
References (most recent first) West (2016-10-13), Frederick Cosens, Shakespeare and the Spanish drama of the Golden Age.
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge (1890), Catalogue of the collection of important manuscripts, formed by F.W. Cosens, Esq. F.S.A., deceased late of Melbury Road, Kensington, and “The Shelleys”, Lewes … : which will be sold by auction … on Friday, the 25th day of July, 1890, and following day
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge (1890), Catalogue of the valuable and extensive library of printed books of Frederick William Cosens, Esq. F.S.A., deceased late of Melbury Road, Kensington, and “The Shelleys”, Lewes … : which will be sold by auction … on Tuesday, 11th of November, 1890, and eleven following days.
Note West 2016: comerciante del jerez y porto, coleccionista de arte, hispanista y bibliófilo.

Sotheby's vendió su biblioteca en 1890 en dos subastas, de MSS y de impresos.
Record Status Created 2014-02-05
Updated 2021-01-10