Friday, 17 May 1596 View all entries from 1596 ← View the previous entry, on 1596-04-30 → View the next entry, on 1596-05-21 People in this entry JD John Dee Possession taking in Salford. Dee, John. Local Gleanings: an Archælogical & Historical Magazine, Chiefly Relating to Lancashire & Cheshire. Edited by J. P. Earwaker. Manchester, page 88. People in this entry JD John Dee Possession taking in Salford. Dee, John. The Private Diary of Dr. John Dee, and the Catalog of His Manuscripts, from the original manuscripts in the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford, and Trinity College Library, Cambridge. Edited by James Halliwell-Phillipps. London, The Camden Society, 1842, page 55.