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Book of Psalms

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6181
Scope and Contents

Book of Psalms in shorthand, with a note at the front identifying the owner as John Chantlor.

Dates: 1670 (Circa)
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Cambridge University Prayer Union: Minute Book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6761
Scope and Contents

Minute book, written in various hands, 199 folios. Attached to a flyleaf at the beginning is a letter from S.R. Smith to A.F. Scholfield, University Librarian, 10 October 1934.

Dates: 1891-1934
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Catalogue of Pamphlets regarding the French Wars of Religion

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6672
Scope and Contents

Consists of slips numbered 1-44 and pasted into the volume, 36 folios. The slips are preceded by a letter from Tilley to the Librarian, A.F. Scholfield, 19 April 1933.

Dates: 1933 (Circa)
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Edward Byles Cowell: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6406-6409
Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, sermons, lectures, articles and other miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1810-1903
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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English Translation of Psalms 1-69

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6161
Scope and Contents

Attributed to 'the late Joseph Fawcett'.

Dates: 1818 (Circa)
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George Hull Bowers, Dean of Manchester: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8862
Scope and Contents Letters and papers to Bowers as Rector of St Paul's, Covent Garden, especially from the patron, the Duke of Bedford; letters and papers about the foundation of Marlborough College; letters and papers to Bowers as Dean of Manchester, especially about the Manchester Parish Division Act, 1850; and papers on education, including a scheme for increasing the revenues of Rossall School, 1860. [1] Personal papers, including documents on Bowers' appointment to the Covent Garden Church; commonplace...
Dates: 1800-1932 (Circa)
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History of France from Louis XII to Henri IV

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6756
Scope and Contents

Written in an early nineteenth century hand, and possibly a translation, 182 folios. Fos i, xi, 169, and the verso throughout are blank.

Dates: 1800 (Early 19th cent)
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Hugh Eveyln-White: Horae ad usum Sarum

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6972-6973
Scope and Contents

Translation of the printed edition of Horae ad usum Sarum (F. Regnault, Paris, 1526). The translation was intended for publication. Most of the text is copied, the text and translation appearing on alternate leaves. A letter from K.V. Evelyn-White is attached to the flyleaf. The verso is blank throughout. Each volume has 518 folios.

Dates: 1920 (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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John Acton, 1st Baron Acton: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4607-5021
Scope and Contents 1. Family papers The papers contain material relating to the Actons of Naples: Commodore John Acton, his nephew J.F.E. Acton and H. Acton, a midshipman; material concerning the Dalberg family, particularly the family property on the Rhine, at Herrnsheim; a few manuscripts relating to Lord Granville; and the 1st Lord Acton's personal papers, including those covering his early years, his parliamentary career and interest in Ireland, relations with his family, and the period of his life spent...
Dates: c. 1650 - 1900
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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John Ludford: Treatise on Religion

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6412
Scope and Contents A treatise on doctrinal subjects and the sacraments, without title, apparently composed by John Ludford, 91 folios: (fo. 1v) Latin verses; (fo.2) extract from Alexander Pope's Messiah; (fo. 3) list of contents; (fo. 6) Scriptural texts; (fo. 6v) text. Fos 43v-45 and 63 contain an extract from Milton's Paradise lost, Bk III, interrupted by 17 leaves (fos 46-62) containing the Communion Service from the Book of common prayer, printed. On fos 2, 5v and 62v are three French line engravings, of...
Dates: 1739
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John Prettejohn: Lingusitic Exposition upon 'Sixteen Hebrew Texts'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6175
Scope and Contents

A linguistic exposition upon 'Sixteen Hebrew Texts', 1759, and 'Illustration of the Decalogue', 1762, with a copy by Prettejohn of Matthias Wasmuth, 'Explicatio duplicis Accentuationis Decalogicae' (apparently an embellished extract from the Vindiciae S. Hebraeae Scripturae, Rostock, 1664).

Dates: 1759-1762
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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Mandell Creighton: Correspondence with Lord Acton and Academic Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6871-6872
Dates: 1860-1937 (Circa)
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Michael Servetus and Theodor Ludwig Lau: theological works

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6903
Scope and Contents M. Servetus, 'Libri Duo Dialogorum de septem Erroribus in Trinitate', printed at Hagenau, 1532. fo. 35: blank. fo. 39: Lau, 'Meditiationes de Deo, Mundo et Homine', printed at Frankfurt, 1717. fo. 66: blank. fo. 69: Lau, 'Meditationes seu Theses dubiae philosophico-theologicae eruditorum Disquisitioni Religionis cuiusvis et Nationis', printed at Freystad, 1719. fo. 84: blank. Servetus' work is presumably copied either from the original printing, or from the Regensburg, ?1721 reprint,...
Dates: 1730 (Circa)
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Revisers of the English Bible: Minutes, Correspondence and Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6923-6950
Scope and Contents

Notebooks and loose papers created and accumulated by the companies and committees engaged in the revision of the English Bible. The papers are mainly in English, with small amounts of French and Ancient Greek.

Dates: 1870-1899
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Sarah Clayton: A Breif Sum of the Principles of the Christian Religion

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3848
Scope and Contents Autograph, with later additions by Jonathan Rashleigh. Authorship and date rest on inscription in same hand as main text, on first flyleaf. Text at pp. 1-88, with table of contents at p. 194. Remaining pp., originally blank, have been in part used for notes of parish charity accounts re Silverton, Devon, 1785-7, and for texts of sermons, 1789-92, apparently all in the hand of the Revd Jonathan Rashleigh, rector of Silverton from 1784. Rashleigh's mother was a daughter of Sir William Clayton...
Dates: 1733
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Society of Friends, 'Christian and brotherly advices'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8378
Scope and Contents 'Christian and brotherly advices given forth from time to time by the yearly meetings in London.' There is a 'table of heads' at the beginning, listing the fifty-one subjects discussed at the meetings that are described in the volume. These include children, kings and governors, law, marriage, meeting houses, orphans, parliament, the poor, preachers, prisons, schools, servants, tithes, trading, wills and other issues effecting society. No. 51 describes the arrangements for the yearly...
Dates: 1755 (circa)
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Society of Friends: Letters and Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8366
Dates: 1661-1814
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Standish Hayes O'Grady: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6472-6568
Scope and Contents

Poems, songs, verse, stories, historical notes, mainly concerning Ireland and of Irish origin.

Dates: 1701-1900 (Circa)
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Treatise on the Sacraments

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6177
Scope and Contents

Incomplete treatise on the sacraments, beginning 'To prove the Reall presence of Christs body'.

Dates: 1625 (Circa)
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William Frend: Correspondence

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7886-7887
Scope and Contents Files of correspondence, including letters from the following people: Rev. Francis Blackburne, father of Mrs. Frend, brother of Mrs. Lindsey, 3 letters. Sir Frances Burdett, 1 note, typed by Miss Antrobus. Edward Clark, geologist and traveller, 3 letters about Cambridge. W. Cogan, mathematician, 1 letter about maths, 1824. Miss M. Cooper, Stoke Newington, regarding local events, 1831. T. Dalby, mathematician. Rev. J. Disney, 1 letter about Frend's impending trial. George Dyer, 1 letter to...
Dates: 1780-1841 (Circa)
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Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg, 1834-1902 (1st Baron Acton and historian) 2
University of Cambridge 2
Acton, Sir John Francis Edward, 1736-1811 (Knight, 6th Baronet and Prime Minister of Naples) 1
Allen, William, 1770-1843 (philanthropist and scientist) 1
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Charles, II, 1630-1685 (King of Great Britain and Ireland) 1
Clayton, Sarah, 1712-1779 (property developer and industrialist) 1
Cowell, Edward Byles, 1826-1903 (orientalist) 1
Creighton, Mandell, 1843-1901 (Bishop) 1
Dòˆllinger, Johann Joseph Ignaz von (1799-1890) historian and theologian 1
Ellicott, Charles John, 1819-1905 (Bishop of Gloucester) 1
English Bible revision companies and committees 1
Evans, Marian, 1819-1880 (novelist, pseudonym George Eliot) 1
Fawcett, Joseph, ? 1758-1804 (Presbyterian minister and poet) 1
Frend, William, 1757-1841 (unitarian reformer and scientific writer) 1
Gibbins, Joseph, 1756-1811 (buttonmaker and banker) 1
Gower, Granville George Leveson-, 1815-1891 (2nd Earl Granville, statesman) 1
Hall, David, 1683-1756 (schoolmaster and Quaker minister) 1
Hort, Fenton John Anthony, 1828-1892 (biblical scholar and theologian) 1
Lasaulx, Ernst von, 1805-1861 (German classicist and philosopher) 1
Ludford, John, fl 1739 1
Marlborough School 1
Newman, John Henry, 1801-1890 (Cardinal) 1
O'Grady, Standish Hayes, 1832-1915 (antiquarian) 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 (Quaker Founder of Pennsylvania) 1
Prettejohn, John, fl 1760 1
Servetus, Michael, 1511-1553 (lawyer and philosopher) 1
Society of Friends 1
Tilley, Arthur Augustus, 1851-1942 (historian and literary scholar) 1
University of Oxford 1
White, Hugh Gerard Evelyn-, 1884-1924 (scholar) 1
Wright, William Aldis, 1831-1914 (literary and biblical scholar) 1
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