Academic journal article The Catholic Historical Review

Early Modern European -- la Correspondance De Pasquier Quesnel: Inventaire et Index Analytique, II: Index Analytique. (2 Volumes) by Joseph A. G. Tans and H. Schmitz Du Moulin

Academic journal article The Catholic Historical Review

Early Modern European -- la Correspondance De Pasquier Quesnel: Inventaire et Index Analytique, II: Index Analytique. (2 Volumes) by Joseph A. G. Tans and H. Schmitz Du Moulin

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La Correspondance de Pasquier Quesnel: Inventaire et Index Inventaire et Index Analytique, II: Index analytique. 2 volumes. By Joseph A. G. Tans and H. Schmitz du Moulin.

Bibliotheque de la Revue d'Histoire ecclesiastique, Fascicules 77 and 78.

(Brussels: Editions Nauwelaerts; Louvain: Bureau de la R.H.E. 1993. Pp. ix, 566; iv, 567-1175. Paperback)

In a review of the first volume of the inventory of Quesnel's correspondence (ante: LXXVIII

July, 1992

, 462), I expressed some frustration that the actual documents would not be published. This frustration is partially abated by the quality of the analytical index prepared by H. Schmitz du Moulin and the late J. A. G. Tans. It is indeed a tribute to the lifelong dedication of the Dutch professor to provide for a better knowledge of this important figure of Jansenism.

What makes this index so satisfactory is the precision of the entries by names, places, book titles, and themes. The references are given in chronological older, often distinguishing subthemes. An indication is usually given as to the identity of the names, which in itself is very useful. …

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