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George Stanhope: Commonplace Book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6339

Scope and Contents

Comprises various pieces of verse by Stanhope and contemporary writers and brief prose accounts of the lives of certain of the apostles and evangelists. Written during his residence at King's College.


  • Creation: 1680-1686 (Circa)


Conditions Governing Access

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Other Finding Aids

Full list is available in descriptions box in Manuscripts Reading Room

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Mrs Arthur Denham-Cookes, 18 March 1922.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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