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Ms. Codex 1064 A breif information of ye affaires of ye Palatinate ... etc.
TitleA breif information of ye affaires of ye Palatinate ... etc.
- Scott, Thomas, 1580?-1626, Scott, Thomas, 1580?-1626,
- Bacon, Nathaniel, 1593-1660 Bacon, Nathaniel, 1593-1660
Other related names
- Hunton, Joseph, former owner
Call numberMs. Codex 1064
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4170141
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
- ca. 1634-1799
A bound collection of three 17th-century English protestant polemical and religious works, with a fourth religious work added in the 18th century. The first work is Nathaniel Bacon's Fearefull estate of Francis Spira, first published in 1638; the second is Happiness reveal'd, a religious tract first published in 1752 and written on the blank pages between the first and third works and continuing on the margins of the third and fourth works; the third is an untitled treatise on Song of Solomon 5.6-7 in a 17th-century hand; and the fourth, which comprises nearly half the volume, is A briefe information of the affaires of the Palatinate, published in 1624 and attributed to Thomas Scott after appearing in his collected works published later that year.
- Ms. codex.
- Title for volume from title page for predominant component work (f. 59r).
Extent110 leaves : 199 x 153 (135 x 112) mm. bound to 205 x 162 mm
FoliationPaper, i (contemporary paper) + 110 + i (contemporary paper); second work paginated (1-10, beginning at f. 35v, upper left corners) then foliated (11-36, upper left recto); [1-110], modern pencil foliation, lower right recto.
BindingContemporary 17th-century English calf, covers with gilt ornament (rebacked, preserving some of original spine).
- Formerly owned by Joseph Hunton, Maye the 3 1634 (note, f. 1r).
- Sold by Christopher Edwards (Berkshire, England), 2007.
- Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648--Early works to 1800
- Tracts (documents)
- Manuscripts, English--17th century
- Manuscripts, English--18th century
- Manuscripts, European
Table of contents
Inside front cover
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Section: A relation concerning Frauncis Spyra, f. 2r
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Section: Happiness reveal'd, f. 35v
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Section: Treatise on Song of Solomon 5.6-7, f. 40r
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Section: A breif information of ye affaires of ye Palatinate wch consists of foure principall heads, f. 59r