Prayers for a Nine Days' Devotion to Our Lady of Refuge

Scope and Content

'Novena de Nossa Senhora dos Remedios', Prayers for a nine days' devotion to Our Lady of Refuge, 66 folios. The title is contained within a roughly drawn frame of thick bands of foliage, with five putti interwoven. Similar though smaller frames occur at the heads of fos 8 and 14, the former containing two hearts pierced with a cross and a sword respectively, the latter the letters I. M. T.

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 Stephen Gaselee, 1930.


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

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Custodial History

Inside the front cover is the inscription 'Bought at Rej Jaer, Lisbon, June 28 / 53 W.J.R.'.