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Transcripts of rare biographical printed pieces in verse by George Whetstone or Whetstones, written in about A.D. 1600

MS. Malone 6
Held at the Weston Library

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Comprises the following, all of which were reprinted in 1816:

  1. (fol. 1) 'A Remembraunce of ... Sir Nicholas Bacon kt ...', Lond., for M. Jennyngs (about 1579?)
  2. (fol. 14) 'A remembraunce of. ... Sir James Dier ...', Lond., by John Charlewood (about 1583?)
  3. (fol. 26) 'A remembraunce of... Thomas, late Earle of Sussex ...', Lond., 1583
  4. (fol. 39) 'Sir Phillip Sidney, his honorable life ... by G. W. Gent...', Lond. (1586).


  • Creation: written in about A.D. 1600


69 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Malone 6

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 20554

Physical Facet

On paper


9 3/8 × 7 1/2 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom