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Locke's copy of Philip Stephens and William Brown, Catalogus horti botanici Oxoniensis (Oxford, 1658), 1658-1672

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MS. Locke f. 49

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Locke's copy of Philip Stephens and William Brown, Catalogus horti botanici Oxoniensis (Oxford, 1658), annotated by him with page references to his herbarium (MSS. Locke c. 41, b. 7), forming an index to his specimens.

Page references to the second volume (MS. Locke b. 7) are numbered from 2001 (e.g. p. 97 in vol. 2 is entered as '2097'); the year-dates of obtaining the specimens are indicated by figures 1 to 5 [1661-1665] in the left-hand margin; a few specimens were added, 1666-1672. The volume also contains the names of about 200 additional specimens entered by Locke.

Dates

  • 1658-1672

Extent

214 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Locke f. 49

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought with the Lovelace collection, 1947; transferred from the Department of Printed Books, 1960.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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