GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
Report TitleA Godly Profitable collection of Divers Sentences out of Holy Scripture
Composition Dateca. 1600 - 1625
Primary LanguageEnglish
Report Type(s)Reader's Commonplace Book
Bible Texts
Associated Peoplepreacher - Topsell, Edwardpreacher - Whately, Williamscribe - Bruen, John
Linked Places
Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionThe Topsell work to which Bruen refers is entitled 'The Reward of Religion'. Several editions exist of this work, dating from 1596.
Source of DataHannah Yip
Other NoteBruen cites the works of Joseph Hall and Gervase Babington, in addition to 'Topsell on Ruth' (f. 50) and 'A Bride Bush 1619 William Wheatley' (f. 106). Written in a neat hand. The margins are ruled in faded red ink.
GEMMS record createdMay 07, 2021
GEMMS record last editedMay 18, 2021