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John Strype: Compositions in prose and verse, 'The Thankful Samaritan' (sermon on Luke xvii. 16), epitaph for James Bonnell

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.59a

Scope and Contents

Compositions completed at St. Paul's School and at Cambridge, c. 1660-2. Incomplete copy of 'The Thankful Samaritan', c. 1710.


  • Creation: 1660-1710 (Circa)


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1 folder(s) (1 folder paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

From Samuel Knight DD, prebend of Ely and rector of Bluntisham, Hunts (d. 1746), the MS. descended to John Percy Baumgartner of Milton, Cambs., who presented it to the Library in 1861.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available


'The Thankful Samaritan', printed 1711.
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Repository Details

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