GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleBurghley Papers
ShelfmarkLansdowne MS 72
Creation Dateca. 1592 - 1592
RepositoryBritish Library
Contents NoteA folio composite volume of state papers and letters in various hands.
Material Features226 ff. (plus blanks). Bound in modern half-calf on cloth boards with gilt. There is a bookplate of Shelburne in the front.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Petty, William
ProvenanceThe Lansdowne collection belonged to William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (1737-1805). It was purchased in 1807 for the British Museum.
Source of DataCatherine Evans, CELM, British Library Manuscript Catalogue
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Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdJuly 14, 2022
GEMMS record last editedJuly 14, 2022