Two volumes of sermons by Thomas Townson, 1761-89, with notes of dates and places preached, collected and annotated by John Jebb, Bishop of Limerick, and published as Practical Discourses (London, 1830)
Two volumes of sermons by Thomas Townson, annotated by John Jebb, with the bookplate of Thomas Jeston White
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Administrative / Biographical History
John Jebb (1775-1833) was Bishop of Limerick. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.
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Bought from Thorntons of Oxford (not a catalogue), with MS. Eng. lett. c. 590, fols. 141-6, 1977.
Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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Bookplate of Thomas Jeston White; bought by 'A.B.R.' from Halls Bookshop, Tunbridge Wells, 1973
See scope and content.