Thomas Traherne (1637-1674) was a religious poet and mystic. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Four manuscripts by Thomas Traherne, consisting of:
The manuscripts were bought from P.J. Dobell in 1952.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 46709-12.Publication Note
See T. Traherne, Centuries, poems, and thanksgivings, ed. H.M. Margoliouth (2 vols., Oxford, 1958).
Poetry | 17th century
Traherne | Thomas | c 1637-1674 | Religious Poet and Mystic
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