Rylands

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Rylands Papyri
... The Rylands Papyri are a collection of thousands of papyrus fragments and documents from North Africa and Greece housed at the John Rylands University Library, Manchester, UK ... The collection includes the Rylands Library Papyrus P52, also known as the "St John's fragment", a fragment from a papyrus codex, generally accepted ...
Rylands Papyri - The Collection
... The Rylands Papyri collection held by the John Rylands University Library, is one of the most extensive and wide-ranging papyrus manuscript collections in the United Kingdom ... surviving fragments of the New Testament and the Septuagint (Papyrus 957, the Rylands Papyrus iii.458) respectively Papyrus 31, a fragment of a papyrus manuscript of the Epistle to the ... Also held in the collection is Papyrus Rylands 463, a copy of the apocryphal Gospel of Mary in Greek, and John Rylands Papyrus 470, a prayer in Koine Greek to the Theotokos, written about 250 CE in ...
Peter Rylands
... Peter Rylands (18 January 1820 – 8 February 1887) was an English wire-manufacturer in Lancashire and a Liberal politician who was active in local government and sat in the House of Commons in two periods ... Rylands was born at Warrington, the son of John Rylands and his wife Martha Glazebrook, daughter of the Rev ... Limited, and of Rylands Brothers, Limited, iron masters and wire manufacturers ...
Henry Guppy (librarian)
1861 – 4 August 1948) was Librarian of the John Rylands Library in Manchester from 1899 until his death in 1948 ... Before moving to the John Rylands he was Sub-Librarian of Sion College ... World Wars and the founding of the Bulletin of the John Rylands Library in 1903 ...
John Rylands - Biography - Marriages and Death
... Rylands's widow erected in Manchester a permanent memorial of her husband in the John Rylands Library, of which the famous Althorp Library, purchased by her from Earl Spencer in ... was inaugurated on 6 October 1899, when Mrs Rylands received the freedom of the city of Manchester ... A posthumous grant of arms to John Rylands was obtained in 1893 in which the arms of Tennant are impaled with those of Rylands ...