The New Testament, written in a minute shorthand by C.T.E., and illustrated with four engravings pasted in (of Saint Matthew, Saint Mark, the Salutation and Saint John).
Shorthand New Testament
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- ReferenceGB 133 Eng MS 936
- Dates of Creation1697
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical DescriptionExtent: 167 x 108 mm. 1 volume (73 folios); Binding: contemporary English binding in black morocco with elaborate gold tooling.
Scope and Content
Conditions Governing Access
The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.
Acquired by the John Rylands Library as part of the David Lloyd Roberts bequest in May 1921.
Description compiled by Elizabeth Gow, Assistant Keeper of Manuscripts and Archives.
Other Finding Aids
Catalogued in the Hand-List of additions to the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1937-1951 (English MS 936).