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Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset possibly reading '1818'

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MS. Eng. poet. e. 26

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Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated (fol. 20v) 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset on fol. 22 possibly reading '1818', with (fols. ii-iii, 1, 22c-123) letters to and from J. R. Magrath, and his collations of 'Christabel'.

Manuscript of 'Christabel' owned by William Jackson, Provost of the Queen's College, Oxford, 1862-78.

136 leaves.

Dates

  • 1800-1878

Extent

136 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. e. 26

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16235

Overview

Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset possibly reading '1818'.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834) was a British poet, critic, and philosopher.

John Richard Magrath (1839–1930) was the Provost of Queen's College Oxford.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by J. R. Magrath, 1919
Title
Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset possibly reading '1818'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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