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'The Life & Death of Sr Nicholas Throckmorton, transcribed Anno Domini 1693', written in 1693

MS. Douce 86
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A poem, beg. 'In Bed I lay forecasting how to live': stated to be by his nephew sir Thomas Throckmorton.


  • Creation: written in 1693


64 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 86

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 21660

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/8 × 6 5/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom