GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleThirty-two Sermons of Bishop George Hooper
ShelfmarkMS 4438
Creation Date1601 - 1714
Contents NoteThis volume contains fair copies of thirty-two unpublished sermons by George Hooper. According to the LPL database, they were transcribed from Hooper's original manuscript by his daughter Abigail Prowse (see MS 3016). There is an index written in another hand at ff.173-4. Also includes Latin documents on ff. 1-38; the sermons begin at f. 39.
Material Features190 ff, 245 x 200 mm. Original vellum binding. No marginal annotations. At the end of the volume, the sermons proceed in the other direction; the foliation continues at this point from f. 141.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Bennett, Garethmanuscript owner - Prowse (née Hooper), Abigail
AcquisitionThis volume was given to the LPL by Canon Gareth Vaughan Bennett in 1985.
Source of DataJennifer Farooq; Lambeth Palace Library Online Catalogue of Archives and Manuscripts
Other Note
Sermon Reports Contained
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URLNotes Palace Library catalogue record
GEMMS record createdApril 28, 2015
GEMMS record last editedMarch 25, 2018