Incunabula provenances and other names index

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H (1) - H (2) - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

Alphabetical list of names (surname order) associated with the incunabula, primarily relating to provenance. Including names of former owners, donors, and other names where the exact relationship to the book is unknown. Booksellers are listed in a separate index.

NB! Direct links to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) entries will only work from University of Glasgow IP addresses as this is a subscription database.

See also the institutions provenances index and the booksellers index.


K---, Joannes Fridericus (fl. 1564)


Kämmerer, Johann -- see Cammererius, Johannes 

Kedermyster, Richard -- see Kidderminster (Kedermyster, Kyderminster, Kyderminstre, Kydreminster), Richard

Kelly, C. (19th century)


Kent, John (b. after 1736)
Son of John Kent of Winterslow and Charlotte, daughter of Thomas, Viscount Windsor


Ker, John (1740-1804)
3rd Duke of Roxburghe; bibliophile and book collector. See: 'A catalogue of the library of the late John Duke of Roxburghe ...' (London:  1812) and ODNB.

Da-b.1 (Possible owner)

Kidderminster (Kedermyster, Kyderminster, Kyderminstre, Kydreminster), Richard (ca. 1461-1533 or 1534)
Abbot of Winchcombe Abbey (1488-1525)


Kinnersley, Nicholas (16th century)
Possibly Nicholas Kinnersley of North Witham, Lincolnshire, matriculated Magdalen Hall, Oxford, 1576 aged 18, and student of Inner Temple, 1577 (see Foster, vol. 2, p. 857)


Kinoull, George Henry Hay, 8th Earl of -- see Hay, George Henry, 8th Earl of  Kinoull

Kloss, Georg Franz Burkhard (1787-1854)
Physician, Frankfurt am Main; see 'Catalogue of the library of Dr. Kloss, of Franckfort a M. ...'  (London: Sotheby, 1835).

77723Af-f.81Af-y.33; Ai-a.11An-e.20; An-y.5; An-y.23 (item 1) and An-y.23 (item 2); BC6-h.8; BD9-e.19; Dq-c.11; Eg6-a.13

Knyvett, Thomas (16th/17th century)
Probably not to be identified with Sir Thomas Knyvett of Ashwellthorpe (c.1539-1618) since not listed in D.J. McKitterick, The library of Sir Thomas Knyvett of Ashwellthorpe, c.1539-1618 (Cambridge: 1978).


Kolb, Johannes (17th century)

Bo1-d.1, Bo1-d.3

Krachren, Wilhelm (18th century)

167517; 167518

Krager, Nicolaus (16th century)

R.3.4 (possible)

Kyderminster/Kyderminstre/Kydreminster, Richard -- see Kidderminster (Kedermyster, Kyderminster, Kyderminstre, Kydreminster), Richard