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Contemporary fair copy of an unpublished treatise by Samuel Yerworth, vicar of Shipham, Soms., entitled 'The Gospels utter disclaime that subjects may . . . take up armes against the ire lawfull sovereigne'

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MS. Eng. th. e. 169

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Contemporary fair copy of an unpublished treatise by Samuel Yerworth, vicar of Shipham, Soms., entitled 'The Gospels utter disclaime that subjects may ... take up armes against theire lawfull sovereigne'; written (p. v) for the author's use in 1644, and prepared for publication in 1662; dedicated (p. vii) to the Bishop of Bath and Wells, and (p. ix) to the Dean and Chapter of Wells, with (p. vi) transcripts of two letters recommending the work.

82 pages.

Dates

  • 1662

Extent

82 pages

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. e. 169, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. th. e. 169

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16389

Overview

Contemporary fair copy of an unpublished treatise by Samuel Yerworth, vicar of Shipham, Soms., entitled 'The Gospels utter disclaime that subjects may . . . take up armes against the ire lawfull sovereigne' written for the author's use in 1644, and prepared for publication in 1662.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Yerworth (d. 1665) was a Church of England clergyman.

Custodial History

Given by John Shipton of Great Missenden, Bucks., to J. North, 1705; bought by C. W. Davis at Knight, Frank & Rutley, 12 May 1920 (Denham Place sale).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Stanley Smith, 1975.

Physical Facet

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Title
Contemporary fair copy of an unpublished treatise by Samuel Yerworth, vicar of Shipham, Soms., entitled 'The Gospels utter disclaime that subjects may . . . take up armes against the ire lawfull sovereigne'
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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