English Theological Manuscript

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The manuscript is written in several different hands as well as having several leaves missing at the beginning. The contents include:

As is evident above different parts of a work are contained in different parts of the volume, due occasionally to faulty binding but more frequently to the practices of the scribes. Some of the works are obviously much abbreviated.

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.

Acquisition Information

Purchased by the John Rylands Library at auction at Hodgson's on 10 December 1930 (English MSS 663-664 were also purchased at this sale).


Description compiled by Henry Sullivan and Jo Humpleby, project archivists.