Charles King 1663/4-1715

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Charles KING 1663/4-1715

Biographical Note

Son of Thomas King of Aylesbury, physician. BA Wadham College, Oxford 1683, fellow of Merton College 1684, MA 1688, BMed 1689, DMed 1692; died, and buried, in the college.


King's library was auctioned in Oxford 6.3.1716, as part of a joint sale, with the books of Roger Farbrother.


  • Alston, R. C. Inventory of sale catalogues 1676-1800. St Philip, 2010.
  • Bibliotheca selectissima: or a catalogue of ... the library of Charles King, [Oxford, 1716], ESTC n43547.
  • Foster, J. Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1500-1714/1715-1886, 8 vols, Oxford, 1891.