Chapter seven, note 34, of the author's The Liberal Catholic Movement in England: The "Rambler" and its Contributors, 1848-1864, which Burns and Oates (London) published in 1962. It has been included in the Victorian Web with the kind permission of the author, who of course retains copyright.
34 N to Canon Oakeley, 18 Aug. 1867, quoted by Edmund Sheridan Purcell, Life of Cardinal Manning, Archbishop of Westminster, 2 vols. (New York, 1896), II, 335. Newman's letter contains a number of extracts from his correspondence with Simpson, Wetherell and Acton, designated reepectively as A, B and C.
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