GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleSermons by Bishop Stillingfleet, c. 1674-1676
ShelfmarkMS 3190
Creation Dateca. 1674 - 1676
Contents NoteAutograph sermons and drafts of sermons written by Edward Stillingfleet, Bishop of Worcester, in a mixture of longhand and shorthand.
Material FeaturesQuarto. Contemporary blind-tooled calf binding.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Stillingfleet, Edwardmanuscript owner - Stillingfleet, Edwardmanuscript owner - Stillingfleet, M.
ProvenanceThe following is written on the front flyleaf: 'Occasional Sermons. This is in Bp Stillingfleets Handwriting Given me by my Neice ES. Stillingfleet 1795'. There are also some shorthand characters on this page.
AcquisitionSold at Sotheby's on 17 December 1981 (lot 162) as the property of M. R. E. Stillingfleet, and purchased with the aid of the Friends of the National Libraries and the Friends of Lambeth Palace Library.
Source of DataLambeth Palace Library catalogue; Hannah Yip.
Other NoteOn f. 2r, the following has been written: 'This Book was written with Bishop Stillingfleet's own Hand'. It is signed 'E Stillingfleet'.
Sermon Reports Contained
Attached URLs:
URLNotes Palace Library catalogue entry for MS 3190. National Archives online catalogue entry for Lambeth Palace Library, MS 3190.
GEMMS record createdJune 27, 2019
GEMMS record last editedJune 27, 2019