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A notebook of Henry Coley

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MS. Add. B. 8

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A notebook of Henry Coley, the almanac maker, partly astrological and mathematical, partly miscellaneous (dates of deaths, pieces of poetry, proverbs, philosophy, and the like). The writer's name is at fol. 72, and dates between 1690 and 1695 occur.


  • Written in A.D. 1690-1695 by H. Coley


100 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. B. 8, fols. 1-2]
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MS. Add. B. 8

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20220


A notebook of Henry Coley

Biographical / Historical

Henry Coley (1633-1695) was a mathematician.

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, no. 30214

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired not later than about 1865.

Physical Facet

On paper


6 1/4 × 4 in.
A notebook of Henry Coley
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description

Repository Details

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