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Stanley Family Papers


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Stanley family papers, mainly poems by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley.


  • Creation: 1820-1830


0.20 Linear metres (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 52, fols. 1-2].

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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


Stanley Family Papers.

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. 34067-34070.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These were nos. 106, 107, 108, and 109-10 in a catalogue of Bertram Dobell, bookseller, London, Dec. 1908, and were purchased on the 11th of that month.

Stanley Family Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom