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Collection of extracts related to the fraternity of the RC; [manuscript].
- Collection of extracts related to the fraternity of the RC [manuscript].
- Collection of excerpts from treatises concerning Rosicrucianism compiled by and copied in the hand of Charles Rainsford, with a general preface at the beginning (p. xxxi). A letter addressed to Joseph Banks is laid into the manuscript between p. 140-141 and contains Hebrew characters. Includes an alphabetical index at the beginning (p. iii-xxx) and a table of contents at the end (p. 676).
- Purchased with support from the B. H. Breslauer Foundation.
- 357 leaves : paper; 236 x 186 (215 x 145) mm. bound to 246 x 205 mm. + 1 note.
- (OCoLC)ocn913790851; (OCoLC)913790851; (PU)6293565-penndb-Voyager
- English, with some Latin, a few lines in Greek, and Hebrew characters on leaf laid into manuscript.
- [England, between 1750 and 1799]
- Rosicrucians -- Early works to 1800.; Occultism -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Treatises.; Manuscripts, English; 18th century.; Manuscripts, European.
- Personal Name:
- Rainsford, Charles,; Northumberland, Hugh Percy,
- Call Number:
- Ms. Codex 1684