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Mary Somerville Collection

Correspondence and papers of Mary Somerville (1780-1872), science writer and mathematics expositor, and of the Somerville and related families.
Extents: 3.0 Linear metres (40 shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1778-1879; [c.1700]-1972
Collection

Photocopies of Thomas Harriot Manuscripts

Photocopies of manuscripts and other material by and relating to Thomas Harriot.
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.
Collection

Savile Collection

Manuscript collections from the Savilian Library, 12th-19th century
Extents: 11.08 Linear metres (108 boxes)
Dates: 12th-19th century
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Savile Manuscripts

Savile Manuscripts
Extents: 6.72 Linear metres (62 boxes)
Dates: 15th-17th century
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Scientific and antiquarian papers of Christopher and Richard Towneley, 17th-18th cent.

Scientific papers of Christopher and Richard Towneley relating to their work in physics, geometry and astronomy and the antiquarian papers of Christopher Towneley relating to English Roman Catholics, 17th-18th cent.
Extents: 1.05 Linear metres (17 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1620-1787

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  • Indexed subjects: Mathematics X
  • Indexed subjects: Astronomy X
  • Language: English X

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16th century 1
17th century 2
18th century 1
20th century 1
Astrology 1
Astronomy 4
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 2
Catholic Church -- England 1
Essex (England) 1
Geometry 1
Gloucestershire (England) 1
Kent (England) 1
Manuscripts, Greek 1
Manuscripts, Latin 1
Mathematics -- Early works to 1800 1
Northamptonshire (England) 1
Physics 1
Science 4
Science -- Biography 1
x - 15th century 1
 
Indexed names
Bradley | James | 1693-1762 | Chaplain to Bishop of Hereford, astronomer 1
Byron | Anne Isabella | 1792-1860 | née Milbanke | Baroness Wentworth 1
Fairfax | Sir | Henry | 1790-1860 | 1st Baronet 1
Fairfax | Sir | William George | 1739-1813 | Knight | Vice Admiral 1
Greig | Agnes | c.1808-1874 | née Graham | wife of Woronzow Greig 1
Greig | Woronzow | 1805-1865 | barrister 1
Halley | Edmond | 1656-1742 | Astronomer 1
Harriot | Thomas | 1560-1621 | Mathematician and Astronomer 1
King | Ada Augusta | 1815-1852 | née Byron | mathematician, wife of 1st Earl Lovelace 1
King | William | 1805-1893 | 1st Earl of Lovelace 1
Pound | James | 1669-1724 | Astronomer 1
Rigaud | Stephen Peter | 1774-1839 | Astronomer 1
Savile | Sir | Henry | 1549-1622 | knight | mathematician 1
Savilian Foundation 1
Somerville | Mary | 1780-1872 | science writer and mathematics expositor 1
Somerville | Thomas | 1741-1830 | historian 1
Somerville | William | 1771-1860 | physician 1
Towneley | Christopher | 1604-1674 | antiquary 1
Towneley | Richard | 1629-1707 | natural philosopher 1
University of Oxford | Savilian Library 1
 
Language
French 2
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Latin 3
Portuguese 1