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Sermon TitleA looking-Glasse for lawers, & lawiers
Extentff. 53r-62v
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeTranscription of Sermon (Source Unknown)
Sermon Type(s)Assize
Associated Peoplepreacher - Closse (Close), George
Associated Sermons
Preachings1603-08-08 (old) - Exeter Cathedral - Assizes;
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DescriptionThe full title of the sermon (see f. 53v) is as follows: 'A looking-Glasse for lawers, & lawiers: A sermon preached before ye Judges of Assise for ye countie of Devon in ye Cathedrall church of St Peter in Exon on ye 8th day of August: 1603: by George Closse maister of Artes, & preacher of ye worde of god at Black-torrington.' There is a Ramist table on the same page.
Source of DataHannah Yip
Other NoteWritten in a different secretary hand from the previous two sermons in this manuscript. Ff. 61r-62v are blank.
GEMMS record createdJanuary 24, 2023
GEMMS record last editedFebruary 15, 2023