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Stanley Family Papers


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Stanley family papers, mainly poems by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley.


  • 1820-1830


4 shelfmarks

Language of Materials


Preferred Citation

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

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom