Edward Marten 1659?-1709

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Edward MARTEN 1659?-1709

Biographical Note

Son of Thomas Marten of Rousham, Oxfordshire, gentleman. BA University College, Oxford 1679, fellow of Merton 1680, MA 1683, BMed 1686, DMed 1689; Warden of Merton 1704.


Marten's library was auctioned in Oxford, 20.10.1709, as part of a joint sale, with the books of Thomas Beconsall.

Characteristic Markings

None of Marten's books have been identified.


  • Alston, R. C. Inventory of sale catalogues 1676-1800. St Philip, 2010.
  • Bibliotheca selectissima or a catalogue of curious books, [Oxford, 1709], ESTC n43549.
  • Foster, J. Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1500-1714/1715-1886, 8 vols, Oxford, 1891.