The James Catalogue Of Western Manuscripts


  • Shelfmark: R.3.4
  • Manuscript Title: The Milton Ms.
  • Alternative Title:   The Milton Manuscript (autograph)
  • James Number: 583  View Printed Catalogue Entry
  • Date: 
  • Physical Description: Varying numbers of lines to a page.
  • Provenance: Autograph of Milton

    Given by Sir Henry Puckering, 1691.

  • Donor: Puckering [formerly Newton], Sir Henry, third baronet (bap. 1618, d. 1701), royalist army officer and local politician
  • Size (cm): 32 x 21
  • Support: Paper
  • Language: English
  • Century: 17th century
  • Folio: 24 ff.
  • Collation: 
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  • Online Since:     20/02/2016
  • For the most part in the Autograph of John Milton.
    Published in photographic facsimile in 1899 by the Cambridge University Press; under the editorship of W. Aldis Wright, M.A., Vice-Master, who has added an Introduction and line-for-line reprint of the whole MS.


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