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John Davenant (1576-1641), Bishop of Salisbury: MS copy of a 'determination' given at Cambridge, with MS notes in another hand, on question of Church/state relations; note on the execution of Charles I, 1619-1649 (Circa)

 Series — Box: MS Add.8781/1-203: Box 1
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8781/144

Scope and Contents

Cf. John Davenant, 'Determinationes quaestionum quarundam theologicarum...publice disputatarum', Cambridge, 1634, pp.57-59, 'Quaestio XII. Renuente magistratu, non licet populo reformationem Ecclesiae moliri'


  • 1619-1649 (Circa)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased, Hodgson's sale, [?] July 1967, lot 581 [through N. Ker, Magdalen College]

Repository Details

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