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Latin sermons, Written about 1638 in England

MS. Marshall 120
Held at the Weston Library

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Latin sermons, etc., probably by dr. Thomas Marshall, who has inserted corrections:

  1. Fol. 1. Bidding prayer used in the university of Oxford while dr. Richard Baylie was vice-chancellor (1637), by a member of Lincoln college, probably dr. Thomas Marshall, the later rector
  2. Sermons before the university on Heb. ii. 3, beg. 'Quae conciliare solent animos auditorum' (fol. 3)
  3. On Heb. v. 4, beg. 'Habetis textum cui quominus me protinus accingam' (fol. 18)

There is also an unfinished exercise, 'An Christus praecepta legis reddidit auctiora?', beg. 'Christum praecepta legis' (fol. 17a), and a list of eight 16th-17th-cent. deeds, relating chiefly to mr. William Chalfont, 'delivered to John Hobbs, Mar. 30, 1638' (fol. 65v).


  • Creation: Written about 1638 in England


70 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Marshall 120

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. II, no. 8681

Custodial History

Manuscript (120).

On the inner front cover is 'dropt from among dr. Marshalls books' (17th cent.).

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, brown leather on paper boards, contemporary


6 × 3 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom