GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleA Treatise of a Troubled Conscience with Sermons Preached at Divers Occasions
ShelfmarkGB 247 MS Gen 387
Creation Dateca. 1623 - 1653
Contents Notepp.1-252 contain a MS work entitled 'A Treatise of a Troubled Conscience' (not sermons). Followed by 12 sermons 'preached on divers occasions.'
Material FeaturesLarge volumes of parchment bound in leather. Delicate/broken spine and worn parchment but in largely good condition. However, the final 4 leaves are very worn and, in places, illegible. Page numbers appear to be original to the MS, 618 pages. Folio numbers also included, 313 leaves.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Boyd, Zachary
ProvenancePart of a large volume of works that Boyd bequeathed to the University upon his death in 1653. Have been cared for by the university from this date.
Source of DataNicole Cumming
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Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdApril 26, 2023
GEMMS record last editedApril 26, 2023