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Notes of John 'Whitesides Opticks, very full', Written about 1720-1725

MS. Bradley 48

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Notes of John 'Whitesides Opticks, very full', apparently the 17th, 18th and 19th of a 'course of mathematical lectures and experiments' (about 1720-25?). Whiteside was keeper of the Ashmolean Museum from 1714 till his death in 1729, and the lectures were delivered at Oxford.


  • Creation: Written about 1720-1725


64 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Bradley 48

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. III, no. 16454

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/4 × 6 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom