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An essay upon prayer; [by J. Grigson], 17th century

MS. Rawl. A. 426
Held at the Weston Library

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Beg. "Solemne duties are not to bee performed but with serious resolutions."

On a fly-leaf at the beginning are the following inscriptions:

  1. "Allthough this treatise bee every way incompleate, yet, wherby to make good the most apparent defects, I haue sent along with it, The returne of prayer, written by master Goodwin. And though that by perusing it, your ladishipp may more plainely see the defects of mine, yet I am not theirby the more discouriaged from relying on your ladishipps ffavour, or doubting of a free acceptance."
  2. "The lady Jane Nedham, her booke, given her by J. Grigson."


  • Creation: 17th century


43 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. A. 426


Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom