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Guide to Otway, Samuel, Syntagmatis disputationum. Manuscript, 1660-1669

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Otway, Samuel, Syntagmatis disputationum. Manuscript (Ms 119)



Manuscript Number:

Codex Ms 119


1 volume; 18 x 11 cm


Hanna Holborn Gray Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.


Summaries of Protestant Christian doctrine. Text in Latin. Codex Ms 119.

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Scope Note

An elementary and abridged statement of major doctrinal principles, from a protestant point of view. Two main sections: pp. 1-111 and pp. 112-181, divided into 103 very brief chapters. Authorship is questionable, but attributed to Samuel Otway (active 1660-1670); and the spine is titled incorrectly as "De origine scripturae," which is the subject of the first chapter only.

Bound in modern University of Chicago binding.

Text in Latin.

Foliation: Paginated 1-181 (92 leaves).

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Codex Ms 119

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