Collection of Works of Rev. Thomas A. Pye (fl. 1916-1947)

Scope and Content

The works of the Rev. Thomas A. Pye consist of: The Jesus Christ of Greece on Socrates, A comparison of Aristotelian and Christian ethics, The seal of Roman Law on early Christianity, and The influence of Christianity on Roman Law.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Rev. Thomas A. Pye received the degree of B.A. from the Royal University of Ireland, and the degrees of M.A. and LL.M from Liverpool University.

Access Information

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.

Acquisition Information

Material acquired from Mrs. Pye, November 1970 and December 1970, Accession nos. E70.44 and 54.


The biographical/administrative history was compiled using information in the collection.

Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.

Other Finding Aids

Important finding aids generally are: the alphabetical Index to Manuscripts held at Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections and Archives, consisting of typed slips in sheaf binders and to which additions were made until 1987; and the Index to Accessions Since 1987.


Check the local Indexes for details of any additions.

Related Material

The local Indexes shows another reference to Pye related material (check the Indexes for more details): letters to W. Fraser Mitchell about Christianity, 1945-1947, and a printed synopsis of lectures, 1916.