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[Jefford on the canticles]

"[Jefford] upon the canticles"

[Lexicon Graeco-Latinum?]

Possibly a Greek-Latin dictionary by 'Rob. Constantinus'.

[Smith on Psalm 124]

"Smyth upon cxxiiij psalme and others"

The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures, contained in the Old and New Testament

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The edition pictured, from the St. Nicholas Cathedral Library, is the Geneva Bible translation. This was first published in 1560 and was one of the first widely available translations of the Bible in English, predating the King James Bible by 50…

Disce vivere: learn to live. Disce mori: learn to die.

Two treatises, 'Wherein is shewed, in what manner every well-disposed Christian may learne, first how to liue the life of the righteous, and then how to dye the death of the righteous'.The full texts of earlier editions of these treatises are…

[Cicero's orations, three volumes]

The Roman philosopher and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC) was highly influential in the Renaissance, in fact Petrach's rediscovery of Cicero's letters is often credited with initiating the Renaissance in the 14th century. A likely…

[Cicero's orations, one volume]

The Roman philosopher and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC) was highly influential in the Renaissance, in fact Petrach's rediscovery of Cicero's letters is often credited with initiating the Renaissance in the 14th century. A likely…

[Cicero's sentence]

The Roman philosopher and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC) was highly influential in the Renaissance, in fact Petrach's rediscovery of Cicero's letters is often credited with initiating the Renaissance in the 14th century. A likely…

[Cicero's epistles]

The Roman philosopher and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC) was highly influential in the Renaissance, in fact Petrach's rediscovery of Cicero's letters is often credited with initiating the Renaissance in the 14th century. A likely…

Six evangelical histories

An exposition of John's gospel, chapters 2-4. The title refers to six stories which take place in this section of scripture: of 'water turned into wine', 'the temple's purgation', 'Christ and Nicodemus', 'John's last testimony', 'Christ, and the…