GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleWilliam Cowper, Commonplace Book
Creation Dateca. 1646 - 1690
Contents NoteThe volume contains sermon notes, verses, entries by Cowper on the births of his children and grandchildren, and an obituary of his mother Joyce Clayton and a copy of "an Act of Faith by Doctor Taylor". The inside cover is dated "Will. Cowper August the 12 1658". However, there are older notes made in another hand, including a series of sermons written in reverse dating from 1646-7.
Material Features104 p. Written in at least two hands. Bound in leather.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Cowper, William
Source of DataCatherine Evans
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Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdOctober 04, 2020
GEMMS record last editedOctober 04, 2020