Three Commonplace Books of Nonjurors
Three commonplace books of nonjurors. The books include entries on theological subjects (some from printed sources, especially Minucius Felix's Octavius), and a list of the published works of nonjurors John Milner, George Hickes and Thomas Wagstaffe.
- Late 17th-early 18th century
0.33 linear metres (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. th. c. 45, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. th. c. 45-7
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13267
Three Commonplace Books of Nonjurors, late 17th-early 18th century.
Biographical / Historical
See the Dictionary of National Biography for entries on Hilkiah Bedford (1663-1724), George Hickes (1642-1715) and George Smith (1693-1756).
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 46589-91.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library from E. Williams of Hove, 1917.
- Three Commonplace Books of Nonjurors
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