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Collection of meditations, 17th century

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MS. Eng. th. e. 52

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Collection of meditations, including (fols. 187v-205) 'A comparison betweene the dayes of Purim and that of the Powder-treason', by George Hakewill, published, Oxford, 1626.

(fols. 60-112) are blank.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

209 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. e. 52, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. th. e. 52

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7637-2

Overview

Collection of meditations, 17th century.

Biographical / Historical

George Hakewill (bap. 1578, d. 1649) was a Church of England clergyman and author.

Custodial History

Owned by the Nicholas family of West Horsley, Surrey.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by H. F. B. Brett-Smith, 1952.

Physical Facet

vellum binding, gilt, with ties
Title
Collection of meditations
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom