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Os - Papers of John Evelyn Denison, Viscount Ossington (1800-1873)
1 - Papers of J.E. Denison and the Denison family.
C - Correspondence of J.E. Denison and the Denison family.
Os C 491
Letter from Rev. F.C. Cook, to J.E. Denison; 23 Jan. n.y. 
23 January 1863
Has bought copy of Mr Dukes book and is dismayed by its religious precepts; comments on irreligious attitudes of 'men of culture'; believes Mr Duke has read much of French and German rationalistic toleration; refers to [Richard] Hutton's article in the Spectator; has received letter from Canon Moseley's daughter; describes Moseley's training in mathematics and refers to his friendship with Lord Lansdowne; discusses rational thought; does not like to criticise as Duke is a friend of Denison; refers to Rev. Espin's work [for Speaker's Commentary] being nearly ready for publication; comments that Bishop of Ely [Browne] is concerned that Cook, Denison and Murray do not think he should answer [Bishop] Colenso's work.
Dated from publication of Bishop Browne's 'The Pentateuch and the Elohistic Psalms' 1863.
publications, 'Speaker's Commentary'
publications, 'The Pentateuch and the Elohistic Psalms 1863'
religion, attitudes towards
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Dates of existence
Hutton; Richard H. (1826-1897); Mr; theologian editor of Spectator 1861-97
Fitzmaurice; Henry Petty- (1780-1863); 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne; succeeded 1818
Moseley; Henry (1801-1872); Professor; mathematician canon of Bristol 1853
Colenso; John W. (1814-1883); Bishop of Natal; author Bishop 1858
Murray; John (1808-1892); Mr; publisher
Browne; Edward H. (1811-1891); Bishop of Winchester; Bishop of Ely 1864-73 Winchester 1873-90
Espin; Thomas E. (1824-1912); Rev.; contributed to 'Speaker's Commentary'
Cook; Frederic C. (1810-1889); Rev.; canon of Exeter 1864 editor of 'Speaker's Commentary'
Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 1872
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