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TitleCommonplace book of Charles Caesar
ShelfmarkAdd MS 43410
Creation Dateca. 1705 - 1705
RepositoryBritish Library
Contents NoteIncludes ten sermons, five of which are transcriptions of printed sermons.
Material FeaturesCommonplace book, written by Charles Caesar, dated 1705. iv + 192 leaves.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Aberdein, Elizabethmanuscript owner - Caesar, Charlesmanuscript owner - Jackson, Stonewall
ProvenanceAccording to the BL online catalogue, this manuscript is one of six commonplace books compiled by Charles Caesar between 1704 and 1706. These manuscripts were in the possession of his descendant, Mrs. Elizabeth Aberdein of Hammersmith, in 1810.
AcquisitionThe manuscript was presented to the British Library by Stonewall Jackson, Esq., through the Friends of the National Libraries, in 1933.
Source of DataJennifer Farooq; British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue
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