A list of scriptural references, arranged for the whole Bible verse by verse, with a few verses omitted, 195 folios. There are occasional footnotes and other annotations. At fo. 176 are annotations to various passages from Genesis to Isaiah. Inside the front cover is 'John Bell' and 'G. Dav[id] 25/11/22'.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A note on fo. 1 indicates that the book was written by a soldier during his imprisonment.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
Other Finding Aids
Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.
A note on fo. i provides details of previous ownership: 'I bought it [the volume] off an old Bookstall in Leeds; there appears to be no erasure from the beginning to the end, it is a remarkable specimen of care, and diligence J[ohn] B[ell]'.