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Notebooks compiled by John or Charles Towneley at Douai College

Notebooks compiled by John or Charles Towneley at Douai College, 1651-2, containing disputations and commentaries on Aristotle, with special reference to the teaching of St. Thomas Aquinas. A printed schedule of subjects in logic to be disputed by John Ashton, 1651, has been removed from the back of f. 47, and is now [pr. bk.] Vet. E1. a. 1 (3).
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1651-2
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Selden Manuscripts

Correspondence and papers of John Selden, with some manuscripts owned by him.
Extents: 4.95 Linear metres (45 boxes)
Dates: 1598-1655
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Tanner Manuscripts

Tanner's collections contain much on the 17th-century Church, including correspondence of successive Archbishops of Canterbury, Gilbert Sheldon, 1663-77, and William Sancroft, 1677-90; and many papers relating to the Civil War and Interregnum, mainly correspondence of William Lenthall, Speaker of the House of Commons 1640-60. Sancroft's 'Adversaria', comprise mainly theological writings by Archbishop Sancroft.
Extents: 635 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-18th century