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John Patrick: Testimonies of the Fathers against Transubstantiation

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.37

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Collected with a view to the publication of his book Transubstantiation no Doctrine of the primitive Fathers, London, 1687; 'Notes out of J. Crasset's Book called La Veritable Devotion envers la S. Vierge etablie et defendue' (published Paris, 1679); Reflexions on the Devotions of the Roman Church, Part II [three parts announced when Part I was published in 1674, but Parts II and III were never printed.]; 'Dr Jo. Patricks MSS relating to the Church of Rome', c. 1708. Part autograph.


  • Creation: 1685 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Belonged to Samuel Knight DD, prebend of Ely and rector of Bluntisham, Hunts. After Knight's death in 1746, the MS. descended to John Percy Baumgartner of Milton, Cambs., who presented it to the Library in 1861.

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