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TitleIII. Sermons concerning the Education of Children
ShelfmarkMS Richardson 48
Creation Date1662 - 1662
RepositoryHoughton Library
Contents NoteThis autograph manuscript (unsigned) contains three sermons by John Tillotson. The title page reads as follows: 'III. Sermons concerning the Education of Children Preached in the Church of St. Lawrence Jewry in London, in the Year 1662. Humbly Dedicated to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty by the Authour'. Title page in red and black ink. 'The Preface to the Reader' (10 pages in total) follows the title page.
Material FeaturesOctavo. Bound in contemporary black goatskin, tooled in gold, with the royal crown stamped in each of the four corners of the volume (front and back).
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - King Richardson, William ('Billy')manuscript owner - Stuart (Catherine of Braganza), Catherinemanuscript owner - Tillotson (Tillison), John
ProvenanceThe bookplate of William King Richardson can be found on the inside front cover of the volume.
AcquisitionSold by Sotheby's.
Source of DataHannah Yip
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Sermon Reports Contained
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URLNotes copy of Houghton Library, MS Richardson 48.
GEMMS record createdMarch 02, 2021
GEMMS record last editedMarch 03, 2021