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Two Copies of Peter Heylyn's Journal

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Two 17th century copies of Peter Heylyn's satirical journal of a visit to France in 1625, entitled 'A monethes jorney into France', published without the author's consent as France painted to the life (London, 1656).

Dates

  • 17th cent.

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 178].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. e. 178, e. 234

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13018, 13019

Biographical / Historical

Peter Heylyn (1600-1662) was an ecclesiastical writer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The copies were purchased by the Library in 1927 and 1939.
Title
Two Copies of Peter Heylyn's Journal
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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