By James O’Higgins S.J. (auth.)

ISBN-10: 9401032173

ISBN-13: 9789401032179

ISBN-10: 940103219X

ISBN-13: 9789401032193

This ebook is the examine of a guy who stuck my curiosity either as a result of his personal personality and of the diversity of his actions. it's an try and see him in his courting, highbrow and literary, with the Europe of his day, to gauge his place within the improvement of 17th and Eighteenth century suggestion, to ascertain the origins of his principles and their impression and to put him within the social context of the britain of the early Eighteenth century. The interval within which he lived, coming in the beginning of the Enlightenment, used to be seminal for our personal global and the guy himself is of up to date value as a result of similarity of his outlook, ifnot of his ideals, to that of many at the present time. He used to be on the centre of the most important theological controversy of the Seventeen­ twenties and used to be essentially the most contentious figures of his time. i need to recognize my legal responsibility to the students and librarians who've assisted me in generating this paintings: to Dr. E. A. O. Whiteman of woman Margaret corridor, Oxford, and to Mrs. M. Kneale, past due of an analogous university; to Bodley's librarian Dr. R. Shackleton; to Dr. D. Rogers, Mr. D. G. Neill and to the employees of the Bodleian, particularly those that paintings in Duke Humphrey; to the librarians of Christ Church, All Souls, St. John's, Wadham, Exeter and Corpus Christi schools, Oxford; to Mr. F. G. Emmison, pass over H. E. T.

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P. 1690); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 40. , I, 19II; Keynes MSS. 217, p. 321. (London 1701); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 321. , II, 8vo. 2085. p. , II, 8vo. 2085; Keynes MSS. 217, p. 93. , II, quarto 552. (London 1694); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 415 . (London 1698); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 414. (London 1695); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 429. (London 1699); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 7. (London 1712); Keynes MSS. 217, p. 89. , 1,1029,1635-1637,1676,1727,1734,3425. THE LIBRARY AT GREAT BADDOW 35 Philosophy was also well represented. Under the name of Aristotle there are thirty-two entries'!

Steinmann Richard Simon et les Origines d'Exegese Biblique (Paris 1960). , II, 8vo. 1018. , II, quarto 420. , II, 8vo. 1105. , I, 1612. , II, f. 349. , II, 8vo. 1020. , I, 370. , II, 8vo. 187. ,. , II, f. 146. , I, 2862. , 1243; Keynes MSS. 217, p. 289. 1. , I, 2239; Keynes MSS. 217, p. 325. , II, 8vo. 177. , I, 557. ,. , I, 3398; Keynes MSS. 217, p. 3Il. , 1,173. , I, 2281. ,. , I, 2863. 2. , I, 237. , I, 209. , I, 1447. 23 Keynes MSS. 217, p. 411. 30 In this field also Collins was well documented.

213, 215, 216. Eight of these were bound in two volumes. 2. , I, 3329 . •• (London 1714), Keynes MSS. 217, p. 121. THE LIBRARY AT GREAT BADDOW 29 all Kinds, 1 and State of Physick, 2 and a Latin3 and French4 copy of the Cartesian Rohault's Physica. 7 There were also Bacon's De Augmentis Scientiarum,8 his Historia Naturalis,9 his Novum Organum lO and his Scripta in Naturali Philosophia. ll Collins' interest ranged very widely. 20 His collection of literary and scientific Journals was considerable.

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