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David Davey: ''The Johannine Problem''

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8345

Scope and Contents

An analysis of St John's Gospel seeking to establish the correct sequence of the original pages, continuing and extending the work of F.R. Hoare, author of The original order and chapters of St John's Gospel (1944). There are 517 pages accompanied by loose sheets demonstrating the reconstructed sequence of pages. At the front of the volume is an introduction by Bishop Christopher Butler, O.S.B., September 1962.


  • Creation: 1973


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the family of D.M. Davey through John Coverdale, 1983.

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