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Xerographic copy of negative photostat of draft A of Locke’s ‘Essay concerning human understanding’, from his commonplace book

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MS. Locke c.48

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Xerographic copy of negative photostat of draft A of Locke’s ‘Essay concerning human understanding’


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36 Leaves

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  • English

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MS. Locke c.48

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 22646

Biographical / Historical

No biographical information is known.

Custodial History

Owned by A.A. Houghton and sold at Christie's on 14 June 1979.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Professor P.H. Nidditch in 1980

EAD version 2023 by Miranda Scarlata
EAD version 2023
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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom