Authorised form of nameJustel; Henry (1620 - ? 1693); Royal Librarian
Other forms of nameJustel, Henri de; Justell, Henry
Dates1620 - ? 1693
Dates and placesBirth:
Paris, France (1620)
24 September 1693
Eton, Berkshire
Oxford; DCL (by diploma 1675)
Secretary and Counsellor to Louis XIV; a Huguenot, he tried to promote a non-sectarian translation of the Bible into French; sent three rare manuscripts to Oxford University (1675); knowing that the Edict of Nantes would soon be revoked, he sold his considerable library and took refuge in England (1681); naturalised British (1687); Keeper of the King's Library to Charles II and James II
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Sir Christopher Wren
RelationshipsSon of Christophe Justel, a learned Protestant and secretary to Louis XIV; married his cousin Charlotte de Lorme
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; Hunter; Foster; Shaw LD; Agnew
M Greenwood, 'The First Life Table' in NR 1938 vol 1 pp 70-72
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA6104
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EL/I1/61Henry Justel to Henry OldenburgNovember 1668
EL/I1/118Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/45Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg22 August 1668
EL/I1/114Note from Henry Justel 1687
EL/I1/89Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/129Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/77Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg7 September 1675
EL/I1/88Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
EL/I1/79Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg14 September 1675
EL/I1/62Henry Justel to Henry OldenburgDecember 1668
EL/I1/98Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/150Paper on the resistance of solids found amongst Henry Justel's lettersnd
EL/I1/76Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg28 August 1675
EL/I1/87Letter from Henry Justel, dated at Paris12 May 1688
EL/I1/82Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg24 June 1676
EL/I1/144Letter from Henry Justelnd
EL/I1/49Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg26 September 1668
EL/I1/85Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg28 July 1677
EL/I1/137Henry Justel to Robert Southwell1692
IM/002470Justel, Henrynd
EL/I1/135Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1690
EL/I1/14Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg15 February 1668
EL/I1/147Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/34Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg6 June 1668
EL/I1/32Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg30 May 1668
EL/I1/25Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg18 April 1668
EL/I1/86Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburgnd
EL/I1/19Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg29 February 1668
EL/I1/24Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
EL/I1/65Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg20 February 1669
EL/I1/41Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg14 July 1668
EL/I1/36Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg11 July 1668
EL/I1/120Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/12Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg3 February 1668
EL/I1/23Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg28 March 1668
EL/I1/59Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg14 November 1668
EL/I1/141Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/30Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg19 May 1668
EL/I1/108Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/103Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/142Henry Justel to Robert Southwell13 May 1693
EL/I1/80Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg13 November 1675
EL/I1/39Henry Juste, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg20 July 1668
EL/I1/66Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg23 February 1669
EL/I1/94Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1685
EL/I1/143Letter from Henry Justelnd
EL/I1/18Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg25 February 1668
EL/I1/90Concerning the customs of certain countries by Henry Justelnd
EL/I1/7Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg7 January 1667
EL/I1/3Extract of a letter to Henry Justel communicated by Henry Oldenburg28 July 1665
EL/I1/93Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1685
EL/I1/10Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg16 November 1667
EL/I1/56Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg24 October 1668
EL/I1/35Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg19 June 1668
EL/I1/53Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg9 October 1668
EL/I1/29Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg12 May 1668
EL/I1/44Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg15 August 1668
EL/I1/148Letter from Henry Justelnd
EL/I1/123Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/101Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/55Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg13 October 1668
EL/I1/138Letter from Henry Justel 1692
EL/I1/83Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg29 March 1677
EL/I1/50Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1667
EL/I1/38Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg25 July 1668
EL/I1/84Henry Justel's note about the 'conveniences of life'1667
EL/I1/73Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg16 May 1674
EL/I1/69Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg23 September 1673
EL/I1/37Henry Justel to Henry OldenburgJuly 1668
EL/I1/115Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/146Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/131Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/119Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/136Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/139Henry Justel to Richard Waller23 July 1693
EL/I1/60Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
EL/I1/11Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg4 January 1668
EL/I1/13Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg8 February 1668
EL/I1/33Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburgnd
EL/I1/26Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg2 May 1668
EL/I1/42Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
EL/I1/116Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/71Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg4 October 1673
EL/I1/96Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/113Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/112Henry Justel to Edmond Halleynd
EL/I1/102Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/58Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg3 November 1668
EL/I1/74Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg22 August 1675
EL/I1/130Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/15Note from Henry Justelnd
EL/I1/81Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg22 August 1676
EL/I1/78Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg10 September 1675
EL/I1/6Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg13 October 1666
EL/I1/5Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg26 May 1666
EL/I1/70Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg26 September 1673
RBO/6/98'An Account of an Engine that consumes Smoak [smoke], shewn lately at St Germains Faire in paris' by Henry Justel11 March 1686
EL/N1/73Casper Neumann, dated at Breslau, to Henry Justel 9 December 1692
LBO/1/95Copy extract of a letter from Henry Justel, Paris, to Henry Oldenburg8 July 1665
LBO/2/101Copy extract from a letter from Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
LBO/7/101Copy extract of a letter form Henry Justel, Paris, to Henry Oldenburg27 February 1675
EL/I1/63Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg15 December 1668
CLP/7i/41Paper, reflections on Vossius's theory of longitude by Henry Justel1688
EL/I1/8Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg30 May 1667
EL/I1/99Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/54Copies of letters from Henry Justel nd
EL/I1/52Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg3 October 1668
EL/I1/100Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/40Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg4 April 1668
EL/I1/46Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg25 August 1668
EL/I1/48Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg1668
EL/I1/125Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/124Note from Henry Justel1688
EL/I1/68Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg17 May 1670
EL/I1/72Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg27 February 1675
EL/I1/117Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/127Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/133Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/97Letter from Henry Justel1696
EL/I1/106Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1686
EL/I1/107Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/43Henry Justel to Henry OldenburgJuly 1668
EL/I1/57Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg2 November 1668
EL/I1/17Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg18 February 1668
EL/I1/67Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg12 February 1670
EL/I1/110Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1687
EL/I1/132Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/122Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/134Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1689
EL/I1/126Henry Justel to Edmond Halley1688
EL/I1/4Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg24 March 1666
EL/I1/9Henry Justel, dated at Paris, to Henry Oldenburg5 October 1667
EL/I1/64Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg19 December 1668
CLP/3i/65Paper 'An account of an engine that consumes smoak shown lately at St Germains faire in Paris' by Henry Justel10 March 1685
EL/A/8Letter, from Adrian Auzout to Henry Justel, dated at Paris27 January 1666
EL/I1/31Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg23 May 1668
EL/I1/22Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg10 March 1668
EL/I1/28Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg9 May 1668
EL/I1/47Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg31 August 1668
EL/I1/75Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg6 March 1675
EL/I1/16Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg22 February 1668
EL/I1/21Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg21 March 1668
EL/I1/27Henry Justel to Henry Oldenburg5 May 1668
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