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Interleaved copy of John Sansbury, Ilium in Italiam (Oxford, 1608), used as a notebook from 1619 by Simon Sloper of Magdalen Hall, Oxford

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MS. Eng. poet. f. 10

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Interleaved copy of John Sansbury, Ilium in Italiam (Oxford, 1608), STC 21743, used as a notebook from 1619 by Simon Sloper of Magdalen Hall, Oxford, containing lists and notes of general information, medical recipes, extracts from printed works and (fols. 84v-122v) English verse, mainly epigrams. Verse in Crum.

131 leaves.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

131 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. f. 10, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. f. 10

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11502-2

Overview

Interleaved copy of John Sansbury, Ilium in Italiam (Oxford, 1608), used as a notebook from 1619 by Simon Sloper of Magdalen Hall, Oxford.

Biographical / Historical

John Sansbury (1576-1610) was a clergyman and poet. Simon Sloper (b. 1596/7) of Magdalen Hall, Oxford.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by Percy Manning from 'Parker' of Oxford, 1889; bequeathed by Manning, 1917.

Physical Facet

calf, stamped 'S. S.' on upper cover, rebacked
Title
Interleaved copy of John Sansbury, 'Ilium in Italiam' (Oxford, 1608), used as a notebook from 1619 by Simon Sloper of Magdalen Hall, Oxford
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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