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'Articles of Reformation for the two Universitys'

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MS. Top. Oxon e. 125

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'Articles of Reformation for the two Universitys' (Oxford and Cambridge), here without author's name, drawn up by dr. Humphrey Prideaux, dean of Norwich, for Charles, viscount Townshend, Nov. 26, 1715, and printed, with two additional articles, in the Life of the rev. Humphrey Prideaux, D.D., 1748, pp. 199-237.


  • Written in 1715


6 Leaves

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MS. Top. Oxon e. 125

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19718


'Articles of Reformation for the two Universitys'

Biographical / Historical

Humphrey Prideaux (1648-1724) was Dean of Norwich, an orientalist and a historian.

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. VI, no. 35753

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Included in the sale of Townshend heirlooms, and bought from J. Tregaskis (catal. 720, art. 705), March 15, 1912.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/4 × 6 in.
'Articles of Reformation for the two Universitys'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description

Repository Details

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