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Large guardbook of music and sketches, 1858-1890s 1858-1890s

MS. Benson 1/86
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 4-5) Keemo Kimo. A banjo song for piano, inscribed M.Sidgwick.
  2. (fols. 6-12) E. Hamilton, A Set of Singing Quadrilles
  3. (fols.15-16) Manuscript inscribed C.E. Donne, John Wilson, Wae's me For Prince Charlie
  4. (fols. 17-27) Bugle song, carols and other songs
  5. (fols. 28-105) 7 printed works including school songs from Eton, Harrow and Uppingham, 1877, n.d.
  6. (fol.106) Drawing of a thatched cottage by Mary Sidgwick inscribed ' Mine be a cot. beside the rill. MS. Oct. 18 1858'
  7. (fol. 107) Drawing of beech trees by Mary Sidgwick inscribed ' ''...tu patula recubans sub tegmine fagi'' MS. Oct. 2(3rd?) 1858'
  8. (fol. 108) Drawing of a ruined religious building inscribed ' ''A pleasant place he saw in days of old. But something ails it now, the spot is curst.'' MS Nov. 1st 1858'
  9. (fol. 109) Drawing of a ruined castle on a hill with a cottage, lake and trees in the foreground, inscribed 'MS. Nov. 8th 1858', with 2 lines of poetry in German
  10. (fol. 110) Drawing of a bridge inscribed, ' MS. Nov. 16th 1858. Bridge of Badia. Italy.'
  11. (fol. 111) Drawing of a wide valley with trees in the foreground, inscribed ' MS. Nov.28.1858.'
  12. (fol. 112) Drawing of a ruined castle beyond a weir with fishermen in the foreground, inscribed 'MS. Dec.8th 1858.'
  13. (fol. 113) Drawing of a cottage initialled (? E.B.)


  • Creation: 1858-1890s 1858-1890s


113 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Benson 1/86

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom