Title: Handwritten Commonplace Book of Scriptural, Greek, and Roman History Notes, December 1769
Author: E. S. Wilmot, Pet. Coll.
A manuscript commonplace book of Scriptural, Greek, and Roman History Notes, written by an E. S. Wilmot, Pet. Coll., dated December 1769.
Among the various notes in this manuscript, there is a large two-page table on Latin literature being a large synopsis from the Early Republic, to the Age of Augustus, all the way to the beginning of the Middle Ages. There is also a two-page section on Roman Antiquities, the foundation of Rome, and information on the Roman Senate.
This manuscript has been bound using a copy of the Greek New Testament.
One commonplace manuscript in quarto, 83 written pages, and many other blank pages, with many pages from a Greek text bound throughout.
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape, with heavy wear and rubbing at the boards, and stress at the joints. A large portion of pages have been excised from the manuscript, with minor foxing throughout.