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Commonplace book with extracts of writings by Michel de Montaine and other writers, Late seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.02.43

Scope and Contents

Contents include: collections from 'Mountaine his Essayes'; collections from 'The Historye of Scanderbegge'; collections from 'Charron, de SapientiĆ¢'; collections from 'Sleiden's Comentaries'; 'Collections out of Perkins'; 'Collections out of the Vocall Forist'; 'Collections out of Donne's Lettres'; 'Excerpta ex Marcelli Paling: Signis Yodiacis'.


  • Creation: Late seventeenth century


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1 volume(s) (c. 132 pages.)

Language of Materials



Custodial History

Beneath the book-plate on the fly-leaf can be distinguished 'E. Revell'. In the Library by the mid 1750s.

Physical Description


Repository Details

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