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Theological commonplace book of William Gilbert, early 17th century subsequently used by Thomas Marwicke

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MS. Eng. th. c. 61

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Theological commonplace book of William Gilbert, with headings, a few entries and (pp. 919-957) index in his hand; subsequently used by Thomas Marwicke, Presbyterian, of Wye, Kent, who added: (pp. 8-383) precepts on the Christian life and faith arranged under headings which are listed on p. 917; (pp. 701-20) medical recipes, indexed on pp. 910-916.

974 pages.

Dates

  • Early 17th century

Extent

974 pages

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. c. 61, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. th. c. 61

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7476

Overview

Theological commonplace book of William Gilbert, early 17th century subsequently used by Thomas Marwicke.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by 'Guil. Gilbert' (signature, p. i), [William] Rathband, who gave it to Thomas Marwicke, 1675 (p. i), and Joseph Tucker, 1718 (p. iii).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Howes Bookshop Ltd., item 587 in a catalogue of 1949.

Physical Facet

Reversed calf
Title
Theological commonplace book of William Gilbert, early 17th century subsequently used by Thomas Marwicke
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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