Themes

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A–C

Astrology

Elias Ashmole

Astronomy

Matthias Bernegger
Tycho Brahe
Christiaan Huygens
Johannes Kepler
Giovanni Antonio Magini
Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop

Booktrade

Antoinette Bourignon
Bartolomeo Gamba
Christophe Plantin

Cartography

Caspar van Baarle [Barlaeus]
Giovanni Antonio Magini
Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop
Abraham Ortelius

Collections

Bodleian card catalogue
Brienne Collection
Dutch Church in London archive
Bartolomeo Gamba
Tixall Letters

Connoisseurship and Collecting

Elias Ashmole
Bartolomeo Gamba
Constantijn Huygens 
Athanasius Kircher
Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc
Peter Paul Rubens

D–H

Devotional Literature

Johann Valentin Andreae
Richard Baxter
Jakob Böhme
Antoinette Bourignon
Richard Thomson

Diplomacy

Robert Beale
John Dodington
Constantijn Huygens
Henry Oldenburg
Peter Paul Rubens
Philip Sidney
Amalia von Solms-Braunfels
Francis Vernon

Fellows of the Royal Society

Elias Ashmole
John Aubrey
Charles Hutton
Christiaan Huygens
James Jurin
Anthonie van Leeuwenhoek
Edward Lhwyd
Martin Lister
Henry Oldenburg
Thomas Pennant
Robert Plot
Francis Vernon
John Wallis

I–P

Intelligencers

Samuel Hartlib
Marin Mersenne
Henry Oldenburg

Mathematics

Matthias Bernegger
René Descartes
Pierre de Fermat
Charles Hutton
Christiaan Huygens
Johannes Kepler
Giovanni Antonio Magini
Marin Mersenne
Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop
Blaise Pascal
Caspar Schott 
John Wallis

Medicine

Dublin Medico-Philosophical Society
Bartolomeo Gamba
James Jurin
Martin Lister
Philipp Jakob Sachs von Löwenheim

Music

René Descartes
Constantijn Huygens
Marin Mersenne

Natural Philosophy

John Aubrey
Dublin Medico-Philosophical Society
James Jurin
Edward Lhwyd
Martin Lister
Henry Oldenburg
Blaise Pascal
Robert Plot
Philipp Jakob Sachs von Löwenheim
Jan Swammerdam

Philology

Matthias Bernegger
Jan Gruter [Janus Gruterus]

Philosophy

Pierre Bayle
René Descartes
Blaise Pascal
Henricus Reneri
Baruch Spinoza

Poetry

Caspar van Baarle [Barlaeus]
Abraham von Franckenberg
Thomas Gray
Jan Gruter [Janus Gruterus]
Constantijn Huygens
Martin Opitz
Philip Sidney

Printing and publishing

Christophe Plantin

Q–Z

Theology

Johannes Coccejus

Translation and editing

John Worthington

Travel writing

Thomas Pennant

Women’s Correspondence

Henriette Amalia von Anhalt-Dessau
Anne Bacon
Antoinette Bourignon
Sophia Hedwig von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
Sarah Chapone
Margaret Clifford
Elizabeth Compton
Anne Dudley
Epistolary Power: the Correspondence of the Dutch and Frisian Stadtholders’ Wives, 1605–1725
Madame de Graffigny
Albertine Agnes van Oranje-Nassau
Penelope Rich
Amalia von Solms-Braunfels
Arbella Stuart
Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia
Mary Stuart (Princess Royal and Princess of Orange)
Mary II Stuart (Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland)
Elizabeth Talbot [Bess of Hardwick]
Tixall Letters
Margaret Vernon
Elizabeth Wagstaffe
Women’s correspondence [all]

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Themes was last modified: December 2nd, 2017 by Elizabeth Williamson