Catalogue Entry: THEM00359

Passage on early Christian sects

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: SL255.9, Location Unknown

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Custodial History

The whole of SL255 was bought at the 1936 Sotheby sale by Emmanuel Fabius for £13.10s. This portion was offered as section 6 of Lot 511 at the 2004 New York Sotheby sale but not sold. It had been acquired by the booksellers Estates of Mind by early April 2010.


A passage (beginning missing) on the true faith of early Christians.

[1] Hæres. 30. sect. 3

[2] ib. sect. 14 & 16

[3] Hieron. supra

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