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Collection Level Description: Holograph Manuscript of Alexander Huish's 'Lectures upon the Lord's Prayer'

Reference: MSS. Eng. th. f. 65-7
Title: Holograph Manuscript of Alexander Huish's 'Lectures upon the Lord's Prayer'
Dates of Creation: 1622-5
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Alexander Huish

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Alexander Huish (1594?-1668) was a biblical scholar. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.

Scope and Content

Holograph manuscript of Alexander Huish's 'Lectures upon the Lord's Prayer', 1622-5 (published, London, 1626), with some alterations in the text, a few passages crossed out, and the following items not included in the published text:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library from Rev. John Hencher, 1983.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Access Points

Lord's prayer

Harris | John | c 1666-1719 | clergyman, scientific writer, and antiquary

Huish | Alexander | 1595-1668 | Biblical scholar

James | Thomas | ? 1573-1629 | Bodley's Librarian and Sub Dean of Wells

Lake | Arthur | 1569-1626 | Bishop of Bath and Wells

Prideaux | John | 1578-1650 | Bishop of Worcester

Church of England | Bishops

University of Oxford | Wadham College |


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