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Locke's herbarium, 1664-1665

MS. Locke c. 41
Held at the Weston Library

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Locke's herbarium, 1664-1665, containing 970 specimens in two volumes, mounted on the backs of exercises (1661-1664) done for him by his pupils at Christ Church, Oxford.

The volume include a few leaves of verse in Latin and English. English verse in Crum.


  • Creation: 1664-1665


1730 pages

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

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MS. Locke c. 41


  • See J. W. Gough, 'John Locke's herbarium', BRL, 7 (1962-7), 42-6.

Physical Facet

Limp vellum bindings

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom