Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: A booke of certeine devoute and godlie praires, selected and gathered togeether, to the use of the devoute and godlye disposed Christian [manuscript], 1564.

Digital Image File Name: 
57157
Source Call Number: 
V.a.482
Source Title: 
A booke of certeine devoute and godlie praires, selected and gathered togeether, to the use of the devoute and godlye disposed Christian [manuscript], 1564.
Source Created or Published: 
1564
Physical Description: 
fol. iir: "At thi firste awakinge ..."
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Title (Hamnet): 
A booke of certeine devoute and godlie praires, selected and gathered togeether, to the use of the devoute and godlye disposed Christian [manuscript], 1564.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 item.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscript waste (Binding).
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- 16th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Prayers -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Calligraphy (Visual works) -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
B., I., former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Chapman, J. Plumer, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Willett, Henry, d. 1905?, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Briscoe, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 2003. Elizabeth I (p. 117) DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
[5], 52, [1] stub, [6] leaves.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title taken from title page (leaf [4]).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Manuscript written in an italic hand with yellow highlights and some decorated initials and margins. Includes 8 collects. Accompanied by a letter from J. Plumer Chapman of Lewes to Henry Willett, February 9, 1903, saying that this manuscript was given him by the late Mr. Briscoe of Chertsey, Surrey, ca. 1869. Also, newspaper cutting relating to the sale of Henry Willet's books and manuscripts, July 6, [1905].
Notes (Hamnet): 
Fragment of a medieval manuscript used in the binding.
Notes (Hamnet): 
List of contents at the back.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 1990-1991. Five Years of Acquisitions (p. 18) DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
Purchased from Pickering and Chatto in 1985 (658: 40).
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly MS Add 884.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
I.B. stamped on covers and on simulated bookplate facing leaf 1. Briscoe - J.Plumer Chapman - Willett MS.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.a.482