Seventeenth-Century Sermons

Scope and Content

A series of sermons with marginal notes and scriptural references, 283 folios. A copy of the Book of common prayer (London, 1641) and a copy of the Psalms in metre (London, 1640) are bound with the manuscript. The sermons were stated by the donor to be connected with the Family of Love, on the authority of Dr J.H. Hessels. Inside the front cover is the bookplate of Mrs T. Jones.

(P. i) Portions of two sermons; (p. v) Book of common prayer (printed); (p. cix) lists of the texts of the sermons, with paginal references; (p. 1) sermons; (p. 468) metrical psalms (printed); (p. 572) portions of sermons and sermon notes.

Administrative / Biographical History


Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Miss Katharine Jones, 1922.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.


Corporate Names