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Sermon TitleA Funeral Sermon upon the death of Ramsden
Extentff. 153r-162r
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeTranscription of Sermon (Source Unknown)
Sermon Type(s)Funeral
Bible Texts
Associated Peoplepreacher - Marvell, Andrewsubject of sermon - Ramsden, John
Associated Sermons
Preachings1637-12-08 (old) - Kingston upon Hull - Funeral;
Additional Material
Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionAt this point in time, the preacher was under quarantine from the plague.
Source of DataNigel Smith, Andrew Marvell: The Chameleon (New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press, 2010), p. 19; Olivia Formby, '"Woe unto us": divine wrath and godly sorrow in an English plague sermon (1637)', The Seventeenth Century [2021; issue number not yet assigned]; ODNB (Article: 18241); Hannah Yip.
Other NoteThe full title of this sermon is as follows: 'A Funeral Sermon upon the death of Ramsden maior of the corporation of Kingston upon Hull who Dyed of the Plague'. The biblical text is not stated.
GEMMS record createdJanuary 08, 2020
GEMMS record last editedMay 27, 2021