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Untitled draft by John Locke advocating a union of the nation in support of king and government, with many alterations and additions

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MS. Locke e.18

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Untitled draft by John Locke advocating a union of the nation in support of king and government


  • Creation: c. 1690


6 Leaves

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  • English

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MS. Locke e.18

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 22650

Biographical / Historical

John Locke (1632-1704) was a philosopher. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

Owned by descendants of Edward Clark until the beginning of the 20th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby’s, 29 June 1982, lot 259; the gift of Mr. Paul Mellon.

EAD version 2023 by Miranda Scarlata
EAD version 2023
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom