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English letters addressed to Dr. Martin Lister, written in 1665-1710

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MS. Lister 3

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Letters addressed to Dr. Martin Lister, 1665-1710; some are letters asking for medical advice; there are also draughts of letters by Lister. The chief writers are as follows:
  1. Aylesbury, earl of, i.e. Robert Bruce, n.d. (fol. 34);
  2. Briggs, Thomas, 1665-1675 (fol. 19);
  3. Bulkeley, sir Richard, 1686-1707 (fol. 35);
  4. Butterfield, Michael, 1698-1699 (fol. 56);
  5. Charlet, Dr. Arthur, 1698-1709 (fol. 69);
  6. Comber, dean Thomas, Nov. 18, 1698 (fol. 73);
  7. Driver, Samuel, florist, 1704-1705 (fol. 80);
  8. Fairfax, Brian, n.d. (fol. 97);
  9. Flamsteed, John, 1702-1703 (fol. 101);
  10. Halley, Edmund, Apr. 9, 1687 (fol. 119);
  11. Kenrick, Daniel, poet, Oct. 18, 1699 (fol. 123);
  12. Leicester, sir Peter, July 6, 1677 (fol. 129);
  13. Lhuyd, Edward, 1689-1702 (fol. 131);
  14. Lister, Martin: passport for him and his party to France, July 14, 1681 (fol. 1), order for him to attend the post mortem examination of Charles II's body, Feb. 7, 1684/6 (fol. 2b), draughts of letters from him, 1664-1683, etc. (fol. 244);
  15. Newcomen, Thomas, Oct. 17, 1662 (fol. 181);
  16. Peck, John, 1667-1681 (fol. 199);
  17. Peterborough, earl of, i.e. Henry Mordaunt, d. 1697, n.d. (fol. 178);
  18. Place, John, 1693-1708 (fol. 208);
  19. Prior, Matthew, 1698 (fol. 221);
  20. Robinson, Tancred, 1683-1710 (fol. 223);
  21. Walker, Obadiah, Aug. 26, 1682 (fol. 235);
  22. Wilkins, bp. John, 1672 (fol. 193).

Dates

  • written in 1665-1710

Extent

267 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Lister 3

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. 25231.

Related Materials

For additional correspondence see also MSS. Lister 2, 4, 34-37.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

12 3/4 × 9 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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