GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleCollection of Elizabethan sermons
ShelfmarkMS. Top. Oxon. E. 5
Creation Dateca. 1550 - 1599
RepositoryBodleian Library
Contents NoteA volume edited by Charles Lewis (d. 1836). It contains copies of pieces from the Elizabethan period and other periods. It was written in the second half of the 16th century in both Latin and English. The item on pp. 354-358 is catalogued as a sermon, but it is actually a letter concerning a sermon preached on Galatians 6:10. It is prefaced with this note: ‘Mr D. Mathues writing to my L. of Lecester having geuen of offence, in a sermon at paules crosse, concerning succession’, dated 1576.
Material FeaturesPaper. 8 5/8 x 7 inches. xii + 392 pages. Purple calf binding with gold line ornament.
Associated People
Source of DataLucy Busfield; Bodleian Library Summary Catalogue, vol. 5
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Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdJuly 09, 2017
GEMMS record last editedApril 22, 2022