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Miscellaneous collections of Abraham Wright

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MS. Eng. misc. e. 82

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Miscellaneous collections of Abraham Wright, 17th century, including:
  1. (fols. 1-3) 'Considerations touching the Covenant'
  2. (fols. 3-15) transcript of S. R., A briefe and perfect relation of the answeres ... of Thomas Earle of Strafford (London, 1647)
  3. (fols. 18-23) notes on military science
  4. (fols. 25-32) extracts from the statutes of St. John's College, Oxford, with (fols. 33-4) the 'library oath', 1635
  5. (fols. 35-6) 'Freshman's orders', 1629
  6. (fols. 43-9) comments by James Wright on Anthony Wood's Athenae Oxonienses.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

49 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 82, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. e. 82

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17599

Overview

Miscellaneous collections of Abraham Wright

Biographical / Historical

Abraham Wright (1611-1690) was Vicar of Oakham, Rutland and an author.

Custodial History

Bookplate of William Bromley of Baginton, Warws., 1703.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Hodgson's, 30 March 1916, lot 242.
Title
Miscellaneous collections of Abraham Wright
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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