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Brewster Manuscripts


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Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Brewster.


  • 11th-17th cent.


6 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English and Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Add. C. 263; Bodl. 120].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Add. C. 263; Bodl. 120, 184, 191, 577, 656

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13945

Biographical / Historical

William Brewster, MD, was of St. John's College, Oxford, and of Hereford.

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, nos. 27641-6.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscripts were presented to the Library by William Brewster in 1715.
Brewster Manuscripts
Emily Tarrant
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom