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1830
Creator:
Bishop, A. L., Mrs. , active 1810-1840
Bishop, N., active 19th century, Contributor
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing the commonplace book of Mrs. A. L. Bishop, probably of Surrey, England dated 1830.
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A favorite book: a drawing of O.H. & very few prints, pleasing variety of good extracts
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Bishop, A. L., Mrs. , active 1810-1840 Bishop, N., active 19th century, Contributor
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1972
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1830
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A volume containing the commonplace book of Mrs. A. L. Bishop, probably of Surrey, England dated 1830.
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Bishop, A. L., Mrs. , active 1810-1840 Bishop, N., active 19th century
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Meditations Prints Quotations Sayings
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1848-1851
Creator:
Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising excerpts from the works read by Adelaide Horatio Seymour during the years from 1848 to 1851 providing a record of her reading interests with many contemporary titles included.
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Adelaide Horatio Seymour Spencer commonplace book
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Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1757
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1848-1851
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A volume comprising excerpts from the works read by Adelaide Horatio Seymour during the years from 1848 to 1851 providing a record of her reading interests with many contemporary titles included.
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1840s 1850s
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Spencer, Adelaide Horatio Seymour, 1825-1877
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1832-1836
Creator:
McAllister, Ann Jane Mitchell, 1816-1890
Extent: 1 volume
This commonplace book belonged to Ann Jane Mitchell McAllister of Philadelphia, PA. The entries in this book date between 1832 and 1836, before she married William Young McAllister. Her name is signed simply as Ann Jane Mitchell. This volume contains various copied poems by poets such as Lord Byron, Sir Walter Scott, and L. E. L. (Letitia Elizabeth Landon). There appear to be two hands active in the volume and the poems are copied from literary magazines such as Blackwood’s Magazine, The Literary Gazette, and The Athenaeum.
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Ann Jane Mitchell McAllister commonplace book
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McAllister, Ann Jane Mitchell, 1816-1890
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 947
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1832-1836
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This commonplace book belonged to Ann Jane Mitchell McAllister of Philadelphia, PA. The entries in this book date between 1832 and 1836, before she married William Young McAllister. Her name is signed simply as Ann Jane Mitchell. This volume contains various copied poems by poets such as Lord Byron, Sir Walter Scott, and L. E. L. (Letitia Elizabeth Landon). There appear to be two hands active in the volume and the poems are copied from literary magazines such as Blackwood’s Magazine, The Literary Gazette, and The Athenaeum.
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1830s
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McAllister, Ann Jane Mitchell, 1816-1890
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Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, American--19th century Poems
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1823-1826
Extent: 1 volume
Commonplace book spanning the years from 1823 to 1826 in a neat calligraphic hand comprised of copied poems, information on science and history, and drawings in pencil and ink.
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Commonplace book
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1129
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1823-1826
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Commonplace book spanning the years from 1823 to 1826 in a neat calligraphic hand comprised of copied poems, information on science and history, and drawings in pencil and ink.
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1820s
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English
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Commonplace books Drawings (visual works) Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Poems
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circa 1805-1820
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing excerpts and quotations of various authors compiled anonomously in England between the years 1805 to 1820.
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Commonplace book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1979
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1805-1820
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A volume containing excerpts and quotations of various authors compiled anonomously in England between the years 1805 to 1820.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Elegies Epigrams Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
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approximately 1813 to 1840
Extent: 1 volume
Commonplace book containing copies and excerpts of eighteenth and nineteenth century poems and songs written between 1813 to 1840.
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Commonplace book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1729
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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approximately 1813 to 1840
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Commonplace book containing copies and excerpts of eighteenth and nineteenth century poems and songs written between 1813 to 1840.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, American--19th century Poems Songs (documents)
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1798
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing a collection of copied excerpts and quotations chiefly regarding the history of Great Britain, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire. The codex is written on 180 numbered pages by an unknown compiler. "Extracts 1798" is written on the spine.
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Commonplace book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1800
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1798
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A volume containing a collection of copied excerpts and quotations chiefly regarding the history of Great Britain, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire. The codex is written on 180 numbered pages by an unknown compiler. "Extracts 1798" is written on the spine.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century Quotations
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1749-1762
Creator:
Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
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Joshua Allen commonplace book
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Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1923
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1749-1762
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Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
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1740s 1750s 1760s
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Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762 Allen, William Bird, 1851-1936
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Correspondence Epitaphs Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century
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circa 1897
Creator:
Mason, M. Alice, 1868-1956
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising excerpts from works regarding exercises of the body to enhance stage performance, acting, expression, and elocution. M. Alice Mason probably compiled the items in the volume around 1890.
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M. Alice Mason commonplace book
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Mason, M. Alice, 1868-1956
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1844
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1897
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A volume comprising excerpts from works regarding exercises of the body to enhance stage performance, acting, expression, and elocution. M. Alice Mason probably compiled the items in the volume around 1890.
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Mason, M. Alice, 1868-1956 Adams, Florence Adelaide Fowle, Mrs., 1863- Delsarte, François, 1811-1871
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, American--19th century Poetry
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circa 1762-1777
Extent: 1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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Miscellany
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1772
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
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circa 1762-1777
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Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Excerpts Finding tabs Manuscripts, English--18th century Miscellanies Prayers Recipes
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1804-1844
Extent: 1 volume
Handwritten recipe book by an unnamed author probably from Scotland. The recipes span the years from 1804 to 1844. The volume is comprised of culinary recipes, a few medicinal remedies, and two copied letters.
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Recipe book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1981
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1804-1844
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Handwritten recipe book by an unnamed author probably from Scotland. The recipes span the years from 1804 to 1844. The volume is comprised of culinary recipes, a few medicinal remedies, and two copied letters.
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1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1813-1834
Creator:
Fairbrother, Richard, 1795?-1848
Extent: 1 volume
Volume comprising religious poems, elegies, songs, and excerpts compiled by Richard Fairbrother of Norfolk England, spanning the years from 1813 to 1834.
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Richard Fairbrother commonplace book
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Fairbrother, Richard, 1795?-1848
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1833
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1813-1834
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Volume comprising religious poems, elegies, songs, and excerpts compiled by Richard Fairbrother of Norfolk England, spanning the years from 1813 to 1834.
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1810s 1820s 1830s
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Fairbrother, Richard, 1795?-1848
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Elegies Excerpts Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
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1797-1821
Creator:
Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising poetry, excerpts, and quotations compiled by Sarah Bulkeley spanning the years from 1797 to 1821.
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Sarah Bulkeley commonplace book
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Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1773
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1797-1821
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A volume comprising poetry, excerpts, and quotations compiled by Sarah Bulkeley spanning the years from 1797 to 1821.
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1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s
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Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, American--18th century Manuscripts, American--19th century
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