Beddoes and Edgeworth Family Papers
The Boddoes and Edgeworth papers consist of papers of Dr. Thomas Beddoes, including lectures, notes, correspondence and family papers; papers relating to Maria Edgeworth and Thomas Lovell Beddoes; family trees; and a photograph album.
- 18th-19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. c. 134].
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Dep. c. 134-7
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 8326
Biographical / Historical
Dr. Thomas Beddoes (1760-1808) was a physician and writer. Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803-49) was a poet and physiologist. Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849) was a novelist and children's writer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were deposited in the Library in 1955.
- Beddoes and Edgeworth Family Papers
- Emily Tarrant
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