William Craven, Master of St John's College (d. 1815): drafts of sermons, apparently preached in College and drawing on Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 1807-13.
220x175 mm. individual foliation for fifteen termly sermons. College bookplate (nineteenth century) inside front cover.
Autograph. Various paper, some folded. Sermons bound together in nineteenth century, perhaps posthumously.