Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Miscellany

Digital Image File Name: 
49952
Source Call Number: 
V.a.159
Source Title: 
Miscellany
Source Created or Published: 
ca. 1571-ca. 1600
Physical Description: 
none || front outside cover
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
July and Julian.
Title (Hamnet): 
Miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1571-ca. 1600.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
136 leaves : music ; 11 x 17 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Wills -- Early works to 1800 -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Lute music -- Parts (solo) -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- 16th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medical formularies -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Poems -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Plays -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Musical works -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Anthologies -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Dallis, Thomas, fl. 1583-1598.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Hewes, William, 16th cent.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Jackson, Charles, 16th cent.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lodge, Giles, fl. 1591.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Morton, Richard, 16th cent., former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Westmorland, John Fane, Earl of, 1784-1859, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Poems listed in the Folger index of first lines.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"Noyses, sounds, and sweet aires": music in early modern England, compiled and edited by Jessie Ann Owens. Washington, D.C. : Folger Shakespeare Library ; Seattle : Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2006, cat. 61.
Notes (Hamnet): 
According to Charteris: sometimes known as "Giles Lodge's Lute-Book"
Notes (Hamnet): 
According to Halliwell-Phillipps many of the songs and dances are quoted or mentioned by Shakespeare.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Contains 39 pieces of lute music of mostly unattributed composers, most in French lute tablature (leaves 3r-21r); recipes and remedies for hawks, horses and the household; a note of money owed to Giles Lodge, 1591 (leaf 1v); instructions on the making of wills, 1559; some verse; and an unattributed grammar school play in five acts, A new comedy of Juli and Julian (starts leaf 94).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: "Noyses, Sounds, and Sweet Aires": Music in Early Modern England, curated by Jessie Ann Owens, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., July 2-September 9, 2006.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Play July and Julian published by the Malone Society in 1955.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Purchased in 1908 by Henry Clay Folger from Halliwell-Phillipps.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Three pieces of lute music are attributed to Charles Jackson, William Hewes and Thomas Dallis.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes partial table of contents.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Richard Morton, 16th century -- John Fane, Earl of Westmoreland -- Halliwell-Phillipps.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly Folger MS 448.16.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Halliwell-Phillipps, J.O. Calendar of the Shakespearean rarities, drawings & engravings formerly preserved at Hollingbury Copse (1891), 805
Citations (Hamnet): 
Charteris, R. Annotated catalogue of the music manuscripts in the Folger, 85
Citations (Hamnet): 
Ricci, S. de. Medieval and Renaissance mss., 448.16
Call Number (Hamnet): 
V.a.159