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Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers

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MS. Eng. poet. e. 56

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Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers, with poems and translations of Latin hymns by Huish and (p. 65) John Lewgar, c.1634-8. A 19th-cent. index and list of the primers is on pp. 143-51. Verse in Crum.

Dates

  • c.1634-1638

Extent

152 pages : Calf, gilt, rebacked

Language of Materials

English, Latin

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. e. 56

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7364

Overview

Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Huish (1595–1668) was a Church of England clergyman and biblical scholar.

Custodial History

Bookplate of C. W. Stocker (1793-1870); owned by M. B. Huish, 1901.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from P. J. Dobell, 1949.
Title
Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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