GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleTwo soliloquies: first how to overcome sorrow. Secondly how to love God, published to comfort good Christians in all tentacons & to teach all men wherefore they must love God
Creation Dateca. 1610 - 1640
Contents NoteThree sermons, two by Edward Topsell and one by an unknown author. There is a "Letter to the reader" from Topsell on pp. 7-9. There are a number of other religious meditations in the volume.
Material FeaturesBound in vellum.
Associated People
ProvenanceThe manuscript is not in Topsell's hand. The scribe is unknown.
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Other NoteDigitised version can be viewed on Calisphere. A file of notes on this manuscript, written by F.D. Honiger in 1964, is available in the Clark Library's manuscript clippings file.
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GEMMS record createdNovember 18, 2019
GEMMS record last editedMarch 27, 2020