Thomas Kidner d.1676

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Thomas KIDNER d.1676

Biographical Note

MA Magdalen College, Oxford sometime before 1642, when he became lecturer at Dunstable. Vicar of Hitchin, 1648 (ejected 1662).


Kidner's library was auctioned in London, 6.2.1677. The sale catalogue contains 2782 lots, all English language books, suggesting this was only a part of his library.

Characteristic Markings

None of Kidner's books have been identified.


  • Alston, R. C. Inventory of sale catalogues ... 1676-1800. St Philip, 2010.
  • Catalogus variorum et insignium librorum ... Thomas Kidner, [London, 1677], ESTC r23173.
  • Foster, J. Alumni Oxonienses. London, 1891.
  • Matthews, A. G. Calamy revised. Oxford, 1934.