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Notebooks of Miss Elizabeth Barrett

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Notebooks containing notes from Rollin's Ancient History, a translation of a French play and miscellaneous notes.

Dates

  • 1847-1848

Extent

0.15 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. e. 3383-3385].
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MSS. Eng. e. 3383-3385

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12748

Overview

Notebooks written by Miss Elizabeth Barrett.

Biographical / Historical

As a child, Elizabeth Barrett became the ward of her cousin, Edward Barrett Moulton-Barrett, the father of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, who undertook much of her education. She later married one of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's younger brothers, Alfred Price Moulton-Barrett.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Edward R. Moulton-Barrett, great-grandson of Miss Elizabeth Barrett, 1990 (see Bodleian Library Record, Vol. XIII (Apr. 1991) p. 507).
Title
Catalogue of notebooks of Miss Elizabeth Barrett
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by C. Parker
Date
2002
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom