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Three Commonplace Books of Nonjurors

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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.

Dates

  • Late 17th-early 18th century

Extent

0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

Abstract

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).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library from E. Williams of Hove, 1917.
Title
Three Commonplace Books of Nonjurors
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Susan Thomas; EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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