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John Overall: Collection of his works

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.80

Scope and Contents

Includes: epitaph for Overall, list of his works, 'Sententia de quinque articulis in Belgio controversis', 'Sententia Ecclesiae Anglicanae de Predestinatione', 'Praesentatio Prolocutoris DD Ravis in Convocatione Londini habita Mar. 23 1603', 'Oratio in Synodo Londini habita 1605', 'Oratio pridie Comitiorum June 30 1606', 'Oratio in Die Comitiorum Julii 1 1606', 'Articulorum Lambethae exhibitorum Historia', 'Articuli Lambethani quo Sensu a Theologis admissi', 'Censure of a Sermon preached in S[t] M[ary's] in Cambridge', 'Cuidam haesitantiet suscitanti de Veritate quarundam Quaestionum Responsiones', 'De Lapsu Adami'.


  • 1603-1606 (Circa)


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

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

From Samuel Knight DD, prebend of Ely and rector of Bluntisham, Hunts (d. 1746), the MS. descended to John Percy Baumgartner of Milton, Cambs., who presented it to the Library in 1861.

Related Materials

The MS. was known to Thomas Baker (note on fo. 1v) and may have been that from which Robert Lambert transcribed selected items (see Mm.1.37, 47).

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