Folio commonplace book, after 1663
Commonplace books, in which Whitley collected material under general headings (e.g. 'Popes', 'Change of state', 'Rules for Princes'). Passages scored through in the rough notebooks, MSS. Eng. hist. e. 310-14, were transcribed into the fair copy MS. Eng. hist. c. 712, where the headings are arranged in rough alphabetical order.
- Creation: after 1663
Language of Materials
MS. Eng. hist. c. 712
Other Finding Aids
Mainwaring MSS. Books 35.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Sotheby's lot 121.