Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Commonplace book [manuscript], ca. 1630.

Digital Image File Name: 
16736
Source Call Number: 
V.a.345
Image Title: 
Commonplace book. Manuscript, ca. 1630
Source Title: 
Commonplace book [manuscript], ca. 1630.
Source Created or Published: 
ca. 1630
Physical Description: 
page 36
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Title (Hamnet): 
Commonplace book [manuscript], ca. 1630.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 item (vi, 315 p.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Temperance.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Holyday, Barten, 1593-1661.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Scotland.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Christ Church (University of Oxford)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Commonplace-books.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Poems -- 1630 rbgenr
Subject (Hamnet): 
Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Armada.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Wotton, Henry, Sir, 1568-1639.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Strode, William, 1600 or 1601-1645.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lapworth, Edward, 1574-1636.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Curteis family library, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Donne, John, 1572-1631.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Earle, John, 1601?-1665.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harington, John, Sir, 1560-1612.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
King, Henry, 1592-1669.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Corbet, Richard, 1582-1635.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Bastard, Thomas, 1565 or 6-1618.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Segar, William, Sir, d. 1633.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Herbert, George, 1593-1633.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
James I, King of England, 1566-1625.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Leaf between vi and 1 cut out, p.114 omitted in numbering.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Accompanied by a letter from Mrs. Hooper to Mr. and Mrs. Curteis, May 12, 1864.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Contents include poems, many with a Christchurch interest, by Strode, Herbert, Jonson, Wotton, Bacon, King, Donne, Corbet, Raleigh, Lapworth, King James, Shakespeare (e.g. on Sir John Coome, p.232), some taken from Thomas Bastard's Chrestoleros and Sir John Harington's Epigrams, and some on Bacon, Sidney, Captain Drake's voyage, p.52, Holyday's Technogamia, p.131 and 140, Mary's execution, p.103, the Armada, p.164, as well as an epitaph on Shakespeare, p.74; News out of Scotland, p.37; William Segar's dedicatory letter to Elizabeth and his poem on the Blazon of papists, p.96; a sermon on drunkenness, p.180; the greater part of John Earle's Microcosmographie, p.182 and several pharmaceutical recipies.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Poems listed in Folger card index of first lines.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Provenance: Curteis MS.
Citations (Hamnet): 
De Ricci, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada, 452.5.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Halliwell-Phillipps. Calendar of Shakespearean rarities, 754
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.a.345