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A few papers which were till recently loose in Savile G. 8, Written in 1657-1671

MS. Savile 104
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

A few papers which were till recently loose in Savile G. 8 (treatises by Hobbes, etc.), the chief of which are three relating to the quarrel between Hobbes and Wallis:

  1. Fol. 1. A letter from Henry Stubbe to Daniel Cawdrey, March 17, 1657/8
  2. Fol. 3. Draft of a Latin letter from dr. John Wallis to Henry Oldenburg, July 16, 1671
  3. Fol. 8. An unsigned letter from Oldenburg to Wallis, Aug. 5, 1671, with a seal

(fols. 10-end are blank)


  • Creation: Written in 1657-1671


27 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • English
  • Latin


MS. Savile 104

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 26172

Physical Facet

On paper


12 3/4 × 9 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom