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Title
A common place book :  upon the plan recommended and practised by John Locke, Esq. : manuscript, 1823  
Locke's common place book
Name/Creator
Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3196824 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
English
Description
1 v. (49 leaves) ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Commonplace books-United States-19th century.

print
Subject
Books and reading -- United States -- 19th century

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

Commonplace books

19 century

Note
Contains exerpts, arranged by subject, from various texts with citation of author, title, and edition, including Bayle's Historical and Critical Dictionary (London, 1734), Wordsworth's Poems (London, 1815), Milton's prose works, edited by Charles Simmons (London, 1806), Southey's Metrical tales (London, 1805), and others.

Autograph manuscript, signed; with printed title page. The initial 23 leaves have been printed with red rule for use as an index, it has been little used.

Written into a half calf notebook with pastepaper boards.

MS Am 1554.1. Houghton Library, Harvard University.