Stanley Family Papers
Stanley family papers, mainly poems by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 52].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. misc. e. 52, Eng. poet. e. 21/1-2, e. 22
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13349
Biographical / Historical
The Stanley family included Arthur Penrhyn Stanley (1815-81), Dean of Westminster. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 34067-70.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were purchased from Bertram Dobell, bookseller, in 1908.
- Stanley Family Papers
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description