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'The Presbyterian Platforme simply sett downe', Written after 1603 in England

MS. Barlow 19

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'The Presbyterian Platforme simply sett downe' (on back), being an account under 101 heads of the Presbyterian polity and doctrine. Pref. beg. 'Like as no house' (fol. 1). Chap. 1 'Of the ministers of the straungers congregacion, in London', beg. 'Furst of all we acknowlege that the kynge's roiall maiestie' (fol. 8v). Tables of chapters, arranged alphabetically (fols. ii-iv) and under contents (fol. v-vv), have been added by a later hand.

(fols. 165-87 are blank except for jottings in another hand at fols. 165, 166v.)


  • Written after 1603 in England


325 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Barlow 19

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 6429

Custodial History

In the early 17th cent. the volume was owned by one who made a list on fol. i of odd sums of money of various countries evaluated in pounds (£61).

Physical Facet

On paper


12 1/5 × 8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom