Three commonplace books of nonjurors. The books include entries on theological subjects (some from printed sources, especially Minucius Felix's Octavius), and a list of the published works of nonjurors John Milner, George Hickes and Thomas Wagstaffe.
Three commonplace books of nonjurors
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. th. c. 45-7
- Dates of CreationLate 17th-early 18th cent.
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
See the Dictionary of National Biography for entries on Hilkiah Bedford (1663-1724), George Hickes (1642-1715) and George Smith (1693-1756).
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Bought by the Library from E. Williams of Hove, 1917.
Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 46589-91.