The manuscript is a transcript of John Wesley's first hymn-book Collection of Psalms and Hymns, first printed by Lewis Timothy in 1737. The transcript was made by an unknown writer in about 1878.
Transcript of John Wesley's Collection of Psalms and Hymns
Scope and Content
Conditions Governing Access
The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.
Purchased by the John Rylands Library with the 'Wesley Collection', accessioned in October 1937.
Description compiled by Henry Sullivan and Jo Humpleby, project archivists.
Other Finding Aids
Catalogued in the Supplementary Hand-List of Western Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1937 (English MS 903).