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People/Characters: Christopher Wren

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1666: Plague, War, and Hellfire by Rebecca Rideal
50 Architects You Should Know by Isabel Kuhl
The Architecture of Sir Christopher Wren by Viktor FURST
Arts and Society in England Under William and Mary by Mary Ede
At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson
Building St Paul's by James W. P. Campbell
Christopher Wren (Pocket Biographies) by James Chambers
Conceit by Mary Novik
Culture Wars in British Literature: Multiculturalism and National Identity by Tracy J. Prince
Duking Days: Rebellion by Anita Davison
The Engines of Our Ingenuity: An Engineer Looks at Technology and Culture by John H. Lienhard, IV
The Fellowship: Gilbert, Bacon, Harvey, Wren, Newton, and the Story of a Scentific Revolution by John Gribbin
Founders of British science : John Wilkins, Robert Boyle, John Ray, Christopher Wren, Robert Hooke, Isaac Newton by James Gerald Crowther
His Invention So Fertile: A Life of Christopher Wren by Adrian Tinniswood
A History of London by Robert Gray
Ingenious Pursuits: Building the Scientific Revolution by Lisa Jardine
Isaac Newton and Physics for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities by Kerrie Logan Hollihan
The London Compendium: A Street-by-street Exploration of the Hidden Metropolis by Ed Glinert
The London Encyclopaedia by Ben Weinreb
London Rising: The Men Who Made Modern London by Leo Hollis
Myself, Christopher Wren by David Weiss
Newes from the Dead by Mary HooperFellow of New College, at dissection
On a Grander Scale: The Outstanding Life and Tumultuous Times of Sir Christopher Wren by Lisa Jardine
Parentalia; or, Memoirs of the Family of the Wrens; viz. of Mathew Bishop of Ely, Christopher Dean of Windsor, etc., but chiefly of Sir C. Wren; ... in which is contained, besides his Works, a great number of original Papers and Records ... Compiled by his son Christopher ... published by ... S. Wren, with the care of J. Ames by Christopher Wren
The Scientist Who Built a City (Champions of Science) by John Hudson Tiner
Sir Christopher Wren by Ralph Dutton
Sir Christopher Wren by Kerry Downes
Sir Christopher Wren and the making of St Paul's by Kerry Downes
Sir Christopher Wren: A Biography by Harold F. Hutchison
Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain—and How It Changed the World by Carl Zimmer
St Paul's Cathedral: Sir Christopher Wren (Architecture in Detail) by Vaughan Hart
St Paul's: the cathedral guide by and St. Paul's Cathedral (London, Frank Atkinson
St. Paul's and Its Architecture: A Tercentenary Lecture by Kerry Downes
St. Paul's Cathedral by E.T. Floyd Ewin
Storm and Sorrow in the High Pamirs by Robert W Craig
Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into History Again by Bathroom Readers' Hysterical Society
Vidas Construidas: Biografias de Arquitectos (Spanish Edition) by Anatxu Zabalbeascoanot in English Common Knowledge
The work of Christopher Wren by Geoffrey W. Beard
Wren by Margaret Dickens Whinney
Wren's 'Tracts' on Architecture and Other Writings by Lydia M. Soo
Wren's London by Eric de Mare
Wren's London by Colin Amery

Character description

Sir Christopher Wren PRS FRS (/rɛn/; 30 October 1632 [O.S. 20 October] – 8 March 1723 [O.S. 25 February]) was an English anatomist, astronomer, geometer, and mathematician-physicist, as well as one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history. He was accorded responsibility for rebuilding 52 churches in the City of London after the Great Fire in 1666, including what is regarded as his masterpiece, St Paul's Cathedral, on Ludgate Hill, completed in 1710.

As a student at Oxford, Christopher Wren was at the dissection of Anne Greene, hanged for infanticide, that was called off when the medical men realized she was still alive.  He left a poem about her hanging and revival

Christopher Wren in Wikipedia

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