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Collection Level Description: Brewster Manuscripts

Reference: MSS. Add. C. 263; Bodl. 120, 184, 191, 577, 656
Title: Brewster Manuscripts
Dates of Creation: 11th-17th cent.
Extent: 6 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

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

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Brewster.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscripts were presented to the Library by William Brewster in 1715.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

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.

Access Points

Brewster | William | fl 1715

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