GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleTwenty-two Sermons of Bishop George Hooper
ShelfmarkMS 3345
Creation Dateca. 1682 - 1714
Contents NoteThis volume contains fair copies of twenty-two 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 of Bible texts after the last sermon. Clerical subscriptions of various preachers are recorded at the back of the volume, dated 1704-1706 (ff. 178-180).
Material Featuresi + 185 leaves. Original vellum binding. The sermons are neatly written. The first two sermons are written on the rectos only. There is some underlining, but no marginal annotations.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Bennett, Garethmanuscript owner - Prowse (née Hooper), Abigail
AcquisitionGiven to LPL by Canon Gareth Vaughan Bennett in 1985.
Source of DataAnne James; Lambeth Palace manuscript catalogue
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Sermon Reports Contained
GEMMS record createdMarch 26, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJuly 05, 2022