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A Book of Christian Prayers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4132
Scope and Contents

Private prayers for several occasions alternated with extracts from the Psalms, and with an extract from the Litany. Inside the front cover is the crest of Samuel Sandars.

Dates: 1590 (Circa.)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Chorale Directorium

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6626
Scope and Contents Chorale Directorium, in an elaborate Italian hand in imitation of print, 14 folios. A collection of the prayers, antiphons, etc., sung on festivals and other occasions by the choir of the Ducal Convent at Venice. On fos 2v and 11v a few prayers are added in another hand. Most headings and a prayer on fo. 10 are in Italian. The headings and most initials are in gilt lettering. Other initials are in green. Each page has a rectangular border in gold or green. The lettering of the title-page...
Dates: 1717
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Copies of Prayers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5355
Scope and Contents A copy of the Psalter taken from Robert Barker's edition of the Book of common prayer (London, 1633), interleaved with copies of prayers made by Anthony Sparrow after 1650, taken mostly from Bishop Jeremy Taylor, 136 folios: (fo. 2) 'Thomas & Agnes Preist 1763 This was my Dear Great Grandfather Sparrow's Books, & the Manuscripts prayers writt by him'; (fo. 132v) 'Thomas Preist His Book 1709 Thomas Preist His Hand 1711'. On the inside cover is the bookplate of George Belcher Blomfield...
Dates: 1651-1685 (Circa)
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Englands fore-warning or: A relation of true strange and wonderfull visions and propheticall revelations concerning these tragicall, sinfull, and dismall times shewed foure yeeres since to Mrs Grace Carye of Britstolle

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.32
Dates: 1639
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Liturgical Devotions and Prayers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6675
Scope and Contents

'Divoti affetti verso al Santissimo Sagramento', liturgical devotions to the exposed sacrament, and prayers for use during the Nine Days' Festival of the Immaculate Conception, in Italian, with further prayers to St Michael, St Andrew, the Magi, and St Francis, in Italian and Latin, 69 folios.

Dates: 1770-1771
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Prayers for a Nine Days' Devotion to Our Lady of Refuge

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6631
Scope and Contents

'Novena de Nossa Senhora dos Remedios', Prayers for a nine days' devotion to Our Lady of Refuge, 66 folios. The title is contained within a roughly drawn frame of thick bands of foliage, with five putti interwoven. Similar though smaller frames occur at the heads of fos 8 and 14, the former containing two hearts pierced with a cross and a sword respectively, the latter the letters I. M. T.

Dates: 1800 (Circa)
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Simon Patrick: Private Prayers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.81
Dates: 1705 (Circa)
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Sixteenth-century prayers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8474
Scope and Contents

Manuscript prayers and other writing, encircled by illustrations of flowers.

Dates: 1550 (Circa)
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The Method for Intoneing the Eight Tones to the Psalms Regular and Irregular on the Gregorian Note

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3862
Scope and Contents The tones are shown applied to various parts of the Catholic liturgy, with musical notation throughout, saves where prayers intervene. Headings and initials are in red or green ink, with occasional ornate coloured initials and use of decorative flowerwork. Following p. 104 are 40pp of printed devotions titled Bona Mors: or A Preparation for a Happy Death, n.p., 1737, parts of which carry a musical accompaniment. A ref. on p. 73 of the MS shows that the MS was designed to be bound with this...
Dates: 1737
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Theological and bibliographical notes on works of the Fathers and other Christian writers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4367
Scope and Contents Also includes notes relating mainly to the history of the Church in England. The notes are mainly in Latin, but there are many in English in the later part of the book. Inside the front cover are the initials 'T.C.', perhaps those of the compiler. A number of the leaves have been removed. (Fo. 2) 'Octob. 1710'; (fo. 155r) statistics of English Catholic clergy and laity put to death in each reign from Elizabeth I to Charles I; (fo. 207) notes headed 'Dr. Hawardin Contr: Sacr: Poeniten:'; (fo....
Dates: 1699-1711
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