Anthony Wood

Anthony Wood ou Antony à Wood (1632-1695) fut un antiquaire et biographe anglais.

Né à Oxford, il passa sa vie à explorer les archives d'Oxford, sa ville natale, et publia des ouvrages qui ont été estimés pour leur exactitude :

  • Historia et antiquitates universitatis Oxoniensis, 1686-90, 2 volumes in-folio (en latin) ;
  • Athenae Oxonienses (histoire des écrivains, évêques, etc. d'Oxford), 1691-92, in-folio (en anglais).

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