GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleSermons of Francis Parratt
ShelfmarkMS 24.193
Creation Dateca. 1698 - 1724
Contents NoteThe volume contains sermons preached and repreached by Francis Parratt. After each sermon are notes as to where and when the sermons were preached and repreached. Some of the sermons in this volume extend beyond the GEMMS date boundary of 1715. Repreachings of sermons delivered earlier than that date are noted. On f. 1r are listed the texts on which the sermons contained in the manuscript volume were preached and the starting folio on which the sermon on that text can be located.
Material FeaturesVellum bound notebook. 4to. ff.[i],180,[5]. Some leaves blank and a few have been cut out. Parratt’s signature is on the flyleaf, with the date 1702.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Parratt, Francis
ProvenanceInside is a letter from Sir H. Idris Bell, British Museum, 3 March 1941, to S.K. Jones, with the volume.
Source of DataJeanne Shami; DWL Catalogue
Other NoteRoom is left for a sermon on 2 Kings 23:2 (blank ff. 18r-29v), but the sermon was never written in this blank space.
Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdApril 14, 2016
GEMMS record last editedMarch 12, 2021