Dr. Bigge d.ca.1713?

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Dr. BIGGE d.ca.1713?

Biographical Note

Of High Wycombe; unidentified, possibly the William Bigge, b.1645/6, who matriculated at Magdalen Hall, Oxford, 1661?


His “libraries” were auctioned in London, ca.1713; there is a surviving catalogue for a continuation sale, dated 9.3.1713. The sale was a joint one, with the books of "another eminent person, deceas'd".


  • Alston, R. C. Inventory of sale catalogues 1676-1800. St Philip, 2010.
  • Bibliotheca Biggeana, [London, 1713], ESTC t7934.
  • Foster, J. Alumni Oxonienses. London, 1888.