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Ashmole Manuscripts

Among Ashmole's papers are: Papers of Dr Simon Forman (1552-1611) Medical and astrological papers of Dr Richard Napier (1559-1634), Theodoricus Gravius and John Dee (1527-1608) Collections - chiefly astrological - of John Booker (1603-1667) and William Lilly (1602-1681) Ashmole's collection is also strong in heraldry and local history, and to…
Extents: 714 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th century
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A formal analysis and explanation of the treatise of Cicero de Partitione Oratoria and Orations, Letters, Miscellaneous Prose, and Verses

A formal analysis and explanation of the treatise of Cicero de Partitione Oratoria and Orations, Letters, Miscellaneous Prose, and Verses, written in two hands in about A.D. 1600.
Shelfmark: MS. Auct. F. 5. 13
Extents: 364 pages
Dates: Written in two hands in about A.D. 1600
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'Heere ensueth the notable hystory of the most chaiste innocent Ioseph...'

'Heere ensueth the notable hystory of the most chaiste innocent Ioseph...'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 9
Extents: 162 Leaves
Dates: Written in the second half of the 16th century
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Junius Manuscripts

Junius Manuscripts
Extents: 12.98 Linear metres (122 boxes)
Dates: 8th-17th century
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Two seventeenth century manuscripts relating to Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia

Two seventeenth century manuscripts relating to Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia: (MS. Eng. e. 2016) fair copy of a verse satire relating to the English Civil War, entitled 'A draught of Sr. Philip Sidneys Arcadia'. There is no external evidence of authorship, dating or provenance. Marginal references to the Arcadia on fols. 4-7 refer to one of the editions…
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th cent.
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Verses by Thomas Sackville for the monument to Sir Thomas and Sir Philip Hoby at Bisham

Verses by Thomas Sackville for the monument to Sir Thomas and Sir Philip Hoby at Bisham, after 1566.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7065, fols. 124-125
Extents: 2.0 Leaves
Dates: after 1566

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x - 14th century 2
x - 15th century 2
Astrology 1
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English literature -- 16th century 1
English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 1
English poetry -- Old English, c. 450-1100 1
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 1
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Indexed names
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Booker | John | 1603-1667 | Astrologer 1
Campion | Edmund | 1540-1581 | Saint Edmund Campion | Jesuit and martyr 1
Dee | John | 1527-1608 | Mathematician and Astrologer 1
Elizabeth I | 1533-1603 | Queen of England and Ireland 1
Forman | Simon | 1552-1611 | Astrologer 1
Gravius | Theodoricus | fl 1630-1641 | Astrologer 1
Hoby | Sir | Philip | 1504/5-1558 | diplomat and administrator 1
Hoby | Sir | Thomas | 1530-1566 | courtier and translator 1
Junius | Francis | 1589-1677 | Philologist and Antiquary 1
Lilly | William | 1602-1681 | Astrologer 1
Marbeck | Roger | 1536-1605 | college head and physician 1
Napier | Richard | 1559-1634 | Astrologer 1
Order of the Garter 1
Parker | Matthew | 1504-1575 | Archbishop of Canterbury and patron of scholarship 1
Sackville | Thomas | c.1536-1608 | 1st Baron Buckhurst and 1st Earl of Dorset | poet and administrator 1
Sidney | Sir | Philip | 1554-1586 | Knight | Soldier, statesman, and poet 1
Smith | Sir | Thomas | 1513-1577 | scholar, diplomat, and political theorist 1
University of Oxford | Christ Church 1
White | Sir | Thomas | ? 1495-1567 | Knight | founder of St John's College, Oxford 1
 
Language
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Dutch, Middle (ca.1050-1350) 1
English, Middle (1100-1500) 2
French 1
Western Frisian 1
German, Middle High (ca.1050-1500) 1
German, Old High (ca.750-1050) 1
Gothic 1
Icelandic 1
Latin 3
Low German; Low Saxon; German, Low; Saxon, Low 1