A Summary Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, Volume 4

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Clarendon Press, 1897 - Manuscripts

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Page 209 - Jesus Christ. Written in Cornish (as it may be conjectured) some Centuries past. Interpreted in the English tongue, in the Year 1682, by John Keigwin, Gent. Edited by Davies Gilbert.
Page 19 - Begun at Farnham Castle in May, 1737, and finish'd in London in June following...
Page 21 - ... by Dr. Ralph Kettel, then president, for the accommodation of commoners of that society. In this ancient hostel, then in a very ruinous state, about forty years after Johnson had lodged there, Mr. Windham and the present writer were accommodated with two chambers, of primitive simplicity, during the installation of the Duke of Portland as chancellor of the University of Oxford, in 1793.
Page 587 - The sayinges or prouerbes of King Salomon, with the answers of Marcolphus, translated out of frenche into englyshe. Imprinted at London, in flete strete by Rycharde Pynson,
Page 19 - God. SING unto the Lord a new song; sing unto the Lord, all the earth. Sing unto the Lord, and praise his name; be telling of his salvation from day to day.
Page 167 - The names, and armes (emblazoned) of the principal! captains as well of noblemen as of knights that were with the victorious Prince King Edward the third, at the liege of C.il I y ., 1 346.
Page 292 - ... give us some idea of what these plays were like. The Chester cycle contains twenty-five plays, beginning with the Fall of Lucifer and ending with Doomsday: it includes plays dealing with the Creation, the Fall, Noah, Cain and Abel, Abraham and Isaac, Balaam and Balak (with Balaam's ass); a group on the life of Christ beginning with the Annunciation and ending with the Ascension, and including a Nativity, a shepherds...
Page 274 - Eboracentia : or some remains of the ancient city of York, collected by a citizen of York.
Page 625 - ... statues of the kings of England from William the Conqueror to Henry VI. The last of the series is a modern work.
Page 437 - Solinus de situ orbis terrarum et de singulis mirabilibus quae in mundo habentur.

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