LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection
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Annotations on the Bible
Source Created or Published:
folio 1 recto
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HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
Annotations on the Bible [manuscript], ca. 1695.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
8 v. ; 31 x 20 cm.
Church of England - Controversial literature - Early works to 1800 - Manuscripts.
Bible - Commentaries - Early works to 1800 - Manuscripts.
Political science - Early works to 1800 - Manuscripts.
Manuscripts - 17th century.
Annotations (Provenance) - 17th century - Manuscripts.
X.d.29 (1) 40 leaves. Quire [D?]. Leviticus and Numbers.
X.d.29 (2) 39 leaves. Quire F. Deuteronomy.
X.d.29 (3) 44 leaves. Quire H. I Samuel and II Samuel.
X.d.29 (4) 40 leaves. Quire K. I Kings, II Kings, I Chronicles and II Chronicles.
X.d.29 (5) 45 leaves. Quire N. Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon and Isaiah.
X.d.29 (6) 54 leaves. Quire O. Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations ... Malcahi.
X.d.29 (7) 52 leaves. Quire Aa. Matthew.
X.d.29 (8) 35 leaves. Quire Gg. Peter, John, Jude and Revelation.
Eight quires, individually stitched; each lettered alphabetically, except for X.d.29 (1).
Title from a contemporary note on a strip of paper in same hand as X.d.29 (6) and elsewhere, inserted in X.d.29 (6). The note begins, "Blank places in the transcription of the Annotations on the Bible."
Consists of 8 parts of a larger work of annotations on the Protestant Bible, with commentaries on comtemporary political theories, etc. Corrected throughout in darker ink. Annotations added at end of some of the commentaries in a different hand.
Purchased from H.A. Hammelmann, December 30, 1957.
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