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Miscellaneous papers, some personal, written in the middle of the 18th century by E. R. Mores

MS. Gough Oxon. 17
Held at the Weston Library

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Miscellaneous papers, some personal, among which are:

  1. 'Some particulars concerninge the good gouernment of the College tendered to Mr. Prouost and the society ...', 17th century (fol. 9);
  2. one of Dr. R. Rawlinson's papers continuing Wood's Athene Oxonienses, about Wilfrid Clarke of Queen's (fol. 23);
  3. a list of the seceders of 1748 (fol. 30: see a paper in MS. Gough Oxon. 15, fol. 27);
  4. specimens of Mores' private press at Low Leyton, etc. (fols. 42, 86);
  5. 'Proposals concerning Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction', 1689, 'No. 9', not in Mores' hand (fol. 48);
  6. Commentarius de Ӕlfrico, by Mores (fol. 94, cf. 73) nearly as printed by Thorkelin in 1789 from this MS., but without the appendixes.


  • Creation: written in the middle of the 18th century by E. R. Mores


200 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Gough Oxon. 17

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. V, no. 28042.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 5/8 × 7 in.

Repository Details

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