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Two Volumes of Theological and Historical Collections in Defence of Roman Catholicism, Written by Thomas Jollet (pseudonym)

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Two volumes of theological and historical collections in defence of Roman Catholicism, written by Thomas Jollet. The collections consist of glosses on verses of the New Testament by Jollet, extracts from theological works of all periods, and accounts of contemporary events concerning recusants, arranged alphabetically under 93 headings called books.

The second volume provides an account of the executions of Mark Barkworth, Roger Filcock and Anne Line, 1601; together with a list of English martyrs in chronological order and a list of persecuted English Catholics. It also includes papers relating to the imprisonment of Sir Thomas Tresham; and a copy of a treatise by, and letters of, Stephen Gardiner, Bishop of Winchester.

Dates

  • [c. 1605-8]

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. th. b. 1].
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MSS. Eng. th. b. 1-2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11049

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Jollet (pseudonym) was a Catholic convert, and a layman with Northamptonshire connections.

Other Finding Aids

Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 46532-3.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library, Hofmann and Freeman, cat. 21 (1968), 70.
Title
Two Volumes of Theological and Historical Collections in Defence of Roman Catholicism, Written by Thomas Jollet (pseudonym)
Status
Completed
Author
Susan Thomas
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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