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Personal papers, 1812-1860

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Dep. Lovelace Byron 118

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Comprising:

(items 1-3) three small notebooks containing Lady Byron's notes on characters, 1812, n.d.

(item 4) miscellaneous papers including:
  1. (fols. 1-31) notes on characters, c.1811-1816
  2. (fols. 32-39) list of friends, 1809
  3. (fols. 40-41) notes on happiness in society, 1813
  4. (fols. 44-53) notes on Childe Harold, c.1815
  5. (fols. 54-64) 'reflections and self-examinations', 1816-1819
  6. (fols. 65-66) Lady Noel's character of Ada Byron, 1817, copied by the 1st Earl of Lovelace, c.1841
  7. (fols. 74-75) notes on visiting Newstead Abbey, 1818
  8. (fol. 80) note on the destruction of Byron's Memoirs, n.d.
  9. (fol. 82) extract of a letter from E.J. Trelawny to Henry Hoare, 10 Apr 1824
  10. (fols. 86-87) Lady Byron's character of Ada Byron, 1834, and of Viscount Ockham, 1836
  11. (fols. 88-102) notes on Ada Byron as a child, some by Lady Byron, 1817, 1823, n.d.
  12. (fol. 108) drawing by Lady Byron of Ada on her deathbed, 1852
  13. (fol. 141) words written on a metal memorandum board, probably by Lady Byron in 1860 but possibly by Lady Lovelace in 1852
(item 5) notebook kept by a governess of Ada Byron's, c.1821

(item 6) notebook kept by Lady Byron for Ada, Jun-Oct 1821, Jan 1822, 1828

Dates

  • 1812-1860

Extent

6 items

Shelfmark

Dep. Lovelace Byron 118

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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