The 'Merton' MS. of sermons, copied almost entirely in one hand, Early 17th century
The 'Merton' MS. of sermons, copied almost entirely in one hand, containing:
- (fols. 1-52) various sermons and copies of related documents, temp. James I;
- (fols. 53-171) sixteen sermons by Donne.
- Creation: Early 17th century
Language of Materials
MS. Eng. th. c. 71
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 46601.
Owned by H. F., 17th cent.; inscribed inside the upper cover 'Mr. Collyer 3 Bouverie St. Fleet St.', the address of J. P. Collier, 1818-21.
Contemporary calf upper cover, large gilt-tooled central lozenge incorporating the initials 'H. F.', laid down on modern calf binding