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Memorials of Martin Luther

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MS. Add. C. 100
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Memorials of Martin Luther, consisting of:

  1. (fols. 4-10) seven engravings of him ;
  2. (fols. 11-14) four autograph quarto leaves of copy for the press written by Luther beg. 'sie bey weyben schlaffen konnen': sign. d of the printed work must begin '[na]türlich eyn szonder gantz vngemeyn gottes gabe ist', the fragment containing from sign. c5 to sign. d4);
  3. (fol. 16) a facsimile of eight leaves of his writing;
  4. (fol. 21) a facsimile of a note on Ps. cxix. 92, signed by him in 1542, made 'zur Erinnerungsfeier am 18ten Februar 1846', from a Berlin MS.

(fol. 23-end) are blank.


  • Creation: partly written in the first half of the 16th century by M. Luther


29 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • German

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. C. 100, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. C. 100

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18638


Memorials of Martin Luther, partly written in the first half of the 16th century by M. Luther.

Biographical / Historical

Martin Luther (1483-1546) was a theologist and reformer.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 28660.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This appears to be the 'M. Lutheri epistolæ quædam autographæ, 4to', for which £20 were given in 1856.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/2 × 10 3/8 in.

Memorials of Martin Luther
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom