Radcliffe, John (16501714)

Radcliffe, John, physician, born at Wakefield, studied at Oxford; commenced practice in London; by his art and professional skill rose to eminence; attended King William and Queen Mary; summoned to attend Queen Anne but did not, pleading illness, and on the queen's death was obliged to disappear from London; left £40,000 to found a public library in the University of Oxford (16501714).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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