GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleCommonplace book notes of sermons and religious meditations
ShelfmarkThe Hastings Collection, Religious Box 1, Item 13
Creation Dateca. 1620 - 1631
Contents NoteFf. 21r-22v contain lists of bible verses; ff. 23-44, 30-33, 35-36, 38-40, 44-58 and 60-73 are blank. F. 59 contains notes from a "Doctrin Passion of Motification" and f. 74 contains notes for a prayer. Following this, the volume is blank to the end.
Material FeaturesA manuscript volume bound in plain velum, with ties that were once used to tie it shut. Every page has clearly ruled margins.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Hastings (Davies), Lucy
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Other NoteNotes in the catalogue only give the details that the manuscript was owned by a "Countess of Huntingdon", but Vanessa Wilkie, William A. Moffett Curator of Medieval Manuscripts and British History at the Huntington Library, has gathered evidence suggesting that this is in the hand of Lucy Hastings (Davies).
Sermon Reports Contained
Attached URLs:
URLNotes entry for HA Religious Box 1 (13).
GEMMS record createdOctober 12, 2019
GEMMS record last editedMarch 23, 2020