St John's College S.42 (James 432)

Book of Private Devotions. English, seventeenth century

Roman Catholic private devotions, early seventeenth century. At fo. v verso: 'I pray you remember, the sender of this booke whoe never will be unmindfull of your Ladiship'.

Manuscript extra information

91x63 mm. v+61+xvii (blank). 'No. XIII' on front cover. On fo. iir: 'Tho: Baker Coll: Jo: Socius ejectus'. Badge of ?the Society of Jesus at fo. 1v,

A single scribe, mixing small secretary and italic hands, with a few corrections and other interlineations. Paper, ruled margins, slightly trimmed in the binding. Stamped leather binding on card.