Monsignore Mutii: Life of Marc'Antonio de Dominis

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Scope and Content

Vita de Marc'Antonio de Dominis, a short account of his life, signed at the end 'Monsig[no]re Mutij'. 13pp.

Administrative / Biographical History

Marc'Antonio de Dominis (1566-1624) was trained by Jesuits and became Archbishop of Spalatro. He became disillusioned by Rome and came to England in 1616, where he was regarded as a convert to Anglicanism, and became Dean of Windsor in 1617. Tiring of England, he applied to leave, but was eventually expelled in 1622. He returned to Rome and was seized by the Inquisition, and posthumously judged a heretic.

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Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1993.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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