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Recusant Manuscripts:

An Inventory of the Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Title: Recusant Manuscripts Collection
Dates: 1698-1815
Extent: 3 boxes (1.26 linear feet)
Abstract: Contains manuscripts that were received with a large group of published works known as the Recusant Literature Collection. These works were created in England during periods when Catholicism was proscribed and document the exiled French clergy and their reception in England. Several of the earliest manuscripts from this collection have since been added to the Medieval & Early Modern Manuscripts Collection, which gathers together the Ransom Center's pre-1700 manuscript holdings.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-3431
Language: English and Latin
Access: Open for research

Processed by: Joan Sibley and Jamie Hawkins-Kirkham, 2011 Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

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