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

Academics

Matthias Bernegger
Johann Heinrich Bisterfeld
Johannes Coccejus
Jan Gruter
Charles Hutton
Giovanni Antonio Magini
Hernán Núñez de Toledo y Guzmán [el Pinciano]
Amandus Polanus of Polansdorf
Henricus Reneri
Joseph Justus Scaliger
Richard Thomson
Gerardus Joannes Vossius
John Wallis

Alchemy

Robert Boyle
Jan Baptist Van Helmont
John Winthrop the younger

Astrology

Elias Ashmole

Astronomy

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

Booktrade, printing, and publishing

Antoinette Bourignon
Bartolomeo Gamba
Abraham Ortelius
Christophe Plantin

Cartography

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

Church history

Antonio Agustín

Collecting and antiquarianism

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

Collections

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

D–H

Devotional Literature

Johann Valentin Andreae
Richard Baxter
Jakob Böhme
Antoinette Bourignon
Richard Thomson

Diplomacy

Robert Beale
Johann Heinrich Bisterfeld
John Dodington
Hugo de Groot
Constantijn Huygens
Henry Oldenburg
Peter Paul Rubens
Philip Sidney
Amalia von Solms-Braunfels
Francis Vernon

Fellows of the Royal Society

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

Huguenots

Pierre Bayle
Jean Claude

I–P

Intelligencers

Samuel Hartlib
Athanasius Kircher
Marin Mersenne
Henry Oldenburg
Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc

Lawyers

Pierre Fermat
John Selden

Mathematics

Matthias Bernegger
John Collins
René Descartes
Leonhard Euler
Pierre Fermat
Charles Hutton
Christiaan Huygens
Joachim Jungius
Johannes Kepler
Giovanni Antonio Magini
Pietro Mengoli
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
Robert Boyle
Dublin Medico-Philosophical Society
James Jurin
Edward Lhwyd
Martin Lister
Henry Oldenburg
Blaise Pascal
Robert Plot
Philipp Jakob Sachs von Löwenheim
Jan Swammerdam

Painting

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Peter Paul Rubens

Pedagogy

Jan Amos Comenius
Samuel Hartlib
Juan Luis Vives

Philology

Matthias Bernegger
Hadriaan Beverland
Hugo de Groot
Jan Gruter [Janus Gruterus]
Joseph Justus Scaliger
John Selden
Gerardus Joannes Vossius
Isaac Vossius

Philosophy

Pierre Bayle
Isaac Beeckman
Johann Heinrich Bisterfeld
Anne Conway
René Descartes
Thomas Hobbes
Jean Le Clerc
Blaise Pascal
Henricus Reneri
Baruch Spinoza

Poetry

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

Q–Z

Religious dissidents

Jakob Böhme
Antoinette Bourignon
Jan Amos Comenius
Abraham von Franckenberg
Johann Permeier
Georg Lorenz Seidenbecher

Theology

Richard Baxter
Pierre Bayle
Johannes Coccejus
Jean Le Clerc
Joseph Mede
Amandus Polanus of Polansdorf
Richard Thomson
Juan Luis Vives
John Worthington

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 Conway
Anne Dudley
Elizabeth Elstob
Epistolary Power: the Correspondence of the Dutch and Frisian Stadtholders’ Wives, 1605–1725
Madame de Graffigny
Albertine Agnes van Oranje-Nassau
Penelope Rich
Anna Maria van Schurman
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 7th, 2018 by Elizabeth Williamson