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Title
A diary of the actions & accidents of my life: tending partly to observe & memorize ye Providences therein manifested, & partly to investigate ye measure of time in astronomical directions and to determine the astrall causes &c.
Creator
Jeake, Samuel, 1652-1699.
Contributor
Frewen family, former owner.
Date Created and/or Issued
1694
Contributing Institution
UCLA, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
Collection
Early Modern English Manuscripts from UCLA’s Clark Library
Rights Information
Public Domain
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Scope/Content: Manuscript. On title page: "Rye, Begun July 12, 1694." Published as: An astrological diary of the seventeenth century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988.
Scope/Content: Manuscript diary kept by Samuel Jeake, begun in 1694, but treating events in his life from his birth to 1694. Illustrated with astrological diagrams.
Condition: Bound in parchment wrappers.
Type
text
Form/Genre
Diaries
Ownership inscriptions (Provenance)
Extent
196 p., bound ;21 cm.
Identifier
ark:/21198/n1801k
MS.1959.006
Language
English
eng
Subject
Astrology--Early works to 1800.
Horoscopes--Early works to 1800.
Merchants--England--17th century--Diaries.
Place
England--Sussex--Rye
Provenance
Passed down through Jeake's widow's family by her second husband, Joseph Tucker; "M. Frewen" inscribed on cover, probably by Sarah Jenkins Frewen, widow of Moreton Frewen.
Location
CLUW

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