Remarks and Collections of Thomas Hearne Volume 13

Remarks and Collections of Thomas Hearne Volume 13

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...Coll. Mr. Brokesby was also Fellow) was Author of the Continuation of Baker's Chron. This 1 never heard of before. Nov. 2 (Fri.). Mr. Dodwell kept his Fellowship of Trin. Coll. 'till such time as he was oblig'd by the College-Statutes to go into Orders'. They (id est, the Provost & Fellows) would have got a Royal Dispensation for him to keep his Fellowship without being in orders; but that 40 he declin'd, that he might not be made use of as a Precedent for the like Dispensations for the future, which have since been too much practis'd.--Theophrastus's Characters were printed at Oxford in Greek 1 Ha?c inscriptio editioni nostrae prafigenda. 1 Out of his great Humility & Modesty he thought himself unfit for Holy-Orders, tho' Others thought & knew the contrary. VOL. ill. S by Lichfield in 4o. 1628. I saw it in Mr. Dodwell's Study.--In Mr. Dodwell's Study the Monumentum Adulitanum of Allatius's Edit. Rom. 1631. To wch are added in ye Margin var. Lections from a MS. in Vossius's Study by Mr. Dodwell's own Hand.--In the same Study Sanazarius & abundance of little pieces with him of Aldus's Ed. In y same Volume Orpheus, &.Eschylus &c. also by Aldus. Nov. 3 (Sat.). Mr. Dodwell had procur'd a Copy of Irenaeus of Feuardentius's Edition, which is now in his Study. 'Tis full of MSS. Notes and Corrections by Bp. Pearson's own Hand. It would have been 10 of excellent service to Dr. Grabe when he was about y Father; but Mr. Dodwell (as I think he told me more than once the last time I saw him before he died) forgot to tell Dr. Grabe of it 'till after y8 Edition came out.--Inquire about an old English Chronicle call'd, The Pastvme ofy People, pr. at London in Folio printed in Chepesyde at y8 Signe of the Meare-Mayd next more

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