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Poetry -- 17th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

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
Single Item

Collection of Latin and Greek verse and prose written by an English Jesuit

Collection of Latin and Greek verse and prose written by an English Jesuit, perhaps in Belgium, early 17th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. e. 95
Extents: 69 Leaves
Dates: early 17th century
Single Item

Commonplace book of Thomas Hughes of Trinity College, Oxford

Commonplace book of Thomas Hughes of Trinity College, Oxford.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3165
Extents: 205 Leaves
Dates: c.1660-1680
Single Item

[John Donne] 'Meditation upon a Good Friday, ryding from London towards Exceter, westward' n.d. Manuscript copy of the poem in the hand of Nathaniel Rich, probably written c.1613-c.1617, with letter, draft letter, and antiquarian note in Rich's hand, all undated [c.1613-c.1625]

[John Donne] 'Meditation upon a Good Friday, ryding from London towards Exceter, westward' n.d. Manuscript copy of the poem in the hand of Nathaniel Rich, probably written c.1613-c.1617, with letter, draft letter, and antiquarian note in Rich's hand, all undated.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 231
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: c.1613-c.1625
Collection

Manuscripts by Thomas Traherne

Four manuscripts by Thomas Traherne, consisting of: 'Centuries of meditations', with Traherne's corrections 'Meditations and devotions' on the festivals of the Church, including prayers and poems by Traherne and others (in Traherne's hand) The 'Dobell folio' containing poems by Traherne and a commonplace book of Thomas Traherne, mainly on ethical and religious subjects …
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th century