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Guard-book of sermons and other theological writings

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MS. Eng. th. c. 50

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Guard-book of sermons and other theological writings, including:
  1. (fols. 28-36) sermon of W. B. Carpenter, Bishop of Ripon, 1916
  2. (fol. 38) one leaf from a 14th-century. copy of the Wycliffite 'Pore Catif'
  3. (fols. 78-104) notes by John Keble on Gilbert Elliot, Sermons on some of the subjects of the day (London, 1850)
  4. (fols. 107-20) sermon attributed to Jonathan Swift, 18th century
  5. (fols. 152-3) secretary's copy, 1572, with corrections by Alexander Nowell, of the epistle prefaced to his 'Middle Catechism'
  6. (fols. 154-79) sermons by Philip Henry, 1656,1658

Dates

  • 14th-20th cent.

Extent

183 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. c. 50, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. th. c. 50

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8305

Overview

Guard-book of sermons and other theological writings, 14th-20th century.

Biographical / Historical

William Boyd Carpenter (1841–1918) was the bishop of Ripon.

John Keble (1792–1866)was a Church of England clergyman and poet.

Jonathan Swift (1667–1745) was a writer and dean of St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin.

Alexander Nowell (c. 1516/17–1602) was the dean of St Paul's.

Philip Henry (1631–1696) was a British clergyman and ejected minister

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1921-1960.
Title
Guard-book of sermons and other theological writings, 14th-20th century
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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Weston Library
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