BEINECKE RARE BOOK AND MANUSCRIPT LIBRARY
THE JAMES MARSHALL AND MARIE-LOUISE OSBORN
MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE MANUSCRIPTS
Luis, de Granada, 1504-1588
[Of Prayer and Meditation, wherein are conteined fowertien deuoute
meditations for the seuen dayes of the weeke.....] : [ca. 1584]
676 p. (and blanks) ; 9 cm. x 15 cm.
Manuscript on paper in a secretary hand of the complete text of Stephen
Hopkins' translation of de Granada's Libro de oracion y meditatcion.
Text follows the 1584 Rouen edition.
No title page, but Hopkins is identified as the author in the Prologue
to the Dedicatory Epistle, which includes his attack on the English Puritans
and which opens the work.
Annotation on p. 1: "Ex Bib. S. Wilfredi."
Annotation on blank p. 684: "Elizabeth Cottan."
Binding: blind-ruled parchment; fragments of parchment ms. (ca. 1600)
used as liners.
Hopkins, Stephen, d. 1594?
Luis, de Granada, 1504-1588--Translations.
Catholic Church--Prayer-books and devotions--English.
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