Bibliotheca Hookiana - Record details

Language and size:Libri Latini, &c. in Octavo
Lot number:463
Page number:31
Author:Becher, Johann Joachim
Title:Novum Organon Philologicum
Publication place:Frankfurt
Publication date:1674
Catalogue notes:Author's initial given as 'D.' in catalogue
Price fetched:0.5.0
Location:Wellcome Library, London, shelfmark EPB Suppl. B 58210/B
Provenance:Prior to Hooke: Robert Boyle (1627-1691)?
After Hooke: Trotter family (18th century, bookplate); McKie, Douglas (1896-1967)
Provenance references:Mandelbrote, 'Sloane's Purchases' (2009), p. 135; Hooke, Diary, 1688-1693 (1935), p. 225; Wellcome Library, London, catalogue. The latter references D. McKie, "Three historical notes", Nature, v. 163 (1949), pp. 627-8 for a possible Robert Boyle provenance as "implied by a note in Robert Hooke's diary: see McKie."
Annotations:Inscription on front free endpaper verso 'R. Hooke pd. 21d. Mar.25.1693 MF [Moorfields]'.
Other notes:The full title in the Wellcome Library Catalogue is Joannis Joachimi Becheri Novum organum philologicum : pro verborum copia in quavis materia acquirenda, das ist: Neuer Werkzeug der Wohlredenheit.
database ID:auct_BH_1453

 

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