MS ‘Adversaria 1661‘

 

Contents of this manuscript description

Introduction

Contents

Texts within this manuscript

Adversaria, MS ‘Adversaria 1661’, p. 25 [DO NOT INCLUDE] p. 25 [about]

33. Error (1698) pp. 320-321 [about]

 

Introduction

[1] Large folio notebook, 321 leaves. The original is in a private collection. Transcriptions are based on prints from microfilm copies.

Contents

[2] On pp. 320-321 is the entry ‘Error’.

Milton, ‘Manservant as Amanuensis: Sylvester Brounower’, p. 81.
The place that Locke prescribes here is indeed the place that it has been given both in C-1706 and in the present edition; this place results once his instructions in MS Locke e.1 pp. 113-114 concerning the introductory paragraphs on pp. 114-116 of the same manuscript are carried out (see below, 1. Of the Conduct of the Understanding (1697-1704) [23]).
In the present edition, this sentence is given in the collation of MS Locke e.1 with MS Locke c.28.’
Cf. Heawood, 3138.
For a similar use of pins by Locke, see his Journal for 1690, MS Locke f.10, pp. 24-25.
For a similar use of the word ‘Understanding’ for a quire that contains additions to the Essay, see MS Locke c.28, fols 115-116.
The main instances of use of this different ink are listed in the annotation to the text.