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The Abinger Papers

Correspondence and papers of the Godwin and Shelley families, chiefly William Godwin (1756-1836), philosopher and author; with the correspondence and papers of his family, including his wife, the novelist and essayist Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97); daughter, the author Mary Shelley (1797-1851); her husband, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822); and Mary and Percy Bysshe Shelley's son Sir Percy Florence Shelley (1819-89), and his wife, Jane, Lady Shelley (d. 1899)
Extents: 206 shelfmarks
Dates: 1780-1937
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Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot

Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot, 23 March 1714.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. a. 6
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 23 March 1714-1720
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Album connected with the Byron family

Album connected with the Byron family, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7967
Extents: 162 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript

An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript, by an unidentified author-artist
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 4169
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: n.d.
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Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings

Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 33
Extents: 56 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches

Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 181
Extents: 124 Leaves
Dates: 1827-1836
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Album of manuscript verse by Caroline de Crespigny, Thomas Medwin and other contemporary English and German poets, with some original drawings and watercolours

Caroline de Crespigny’s album is made up predominantly of original autograph verse by herself, Thomas Medwin and the German poets they encountered and translated. Tipped in, pinned or loosely inserted are also original drawings and watercolours, together with cut-outs and press cuttings, and one music manuscript. As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished. A number of other pieces remain unidentified.
Shelfmark: MS. 11916
Extents: 1.0 volume
Dates: 1838-1861, n.d.
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Album of Mary Barker

Album of Mary Barker
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 36
Extents: 119 Leaves
Dates: Compiled c. 1813-1841
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Album of verse and letters by Austin Dobson, 1885-1920, collected by and mainly addressed to J. W. Martyn

Album of verse and letters by Austin Dobson, 1885-1920, collected by and mainly addressed to J. W. Martyn.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 186
Extents: 144 Leaves
Dates: 1885-1920
Collection

Albums of the Edgeworth and Fox families

Three albums, consisting of a commonplace book of Frances Anne Edgeworth, an embroidery pattern book, and an album of sketches and watercolours, with drawings by Mary Anne Fox.
Extents: 0.5 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 19th century
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Alchemical treatises and poems, and Welsh pieces

Alchemical treatises and poems, and Welsh pieces
Shelfmark: MS. e Mus. 63
Extents: 175 Leaves
Dates: Made up of two MSS. written in the 16th century in England
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Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium'

Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium', completed
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2571/1-3
Extents: 402 Leaves
Dates: 1991
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'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'

'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 154
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1608
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Anne Ridler, letter, 1976, and drafts of a poem, 'A Pirated Edition', published in Some Time After, and Other Poems (London, 1972)

Anne Ridler, letter, 1976, and drafts of a poem, 'A Pirated Edition', published in Some Time After, and Other Poems (London, 1972)
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 179, fols. 1-6
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 1976
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An Annotated Copy of Joseph Ritson, Bibliographia poetica

An Annotated Copy of Joseph Ritson, Bibliographia poetica
Extents: 10 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 19th century
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Annotated transcript by J. D. Parsons of the dedicatory verses in T[homas ?] H[eywood ?], Oenone and Paris (1594)

Annotated transcript by J. D. Parsons of the dedicatory verses in T[homas ?] H[eywood ?], Oenone and Paris (1594).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 33
Extents: 67 Leaves
Dates: 1594
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Archive of A.H. Clough

Archive of A.H. Clough
Extents: 1.85 Linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: 1829-1900
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Archive of Bertram Dobell

Correspondence, diaries and literary papers of Bertram Dobell.
Extents: 8.11 Linear metres (162 boxes)
Dates: c. 1820-1914
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Archive of C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] and his wife Jill Balcon

The archive of the poet and novelist C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] (1904-1972) and his wife, the actress Jill Balcon (1925-2009).
Extents: 9.3 linear metres (66 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1928-2009; 1778-2009
Collection

Archive of Felix Dennis

Literary archive of Felix Dennis (1947-2014), magazine publisher and poet.
Extents: 16.5 linear metres (137 physical shelfmarks; 36 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1996-2014

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Indexed subjects
Poetry 243
20th century 220
19th century 164
Literature 121
Poets 95
18th century 94
17th century 88
English poetry 54
English poetry -- 20th century 47
Letters 37
Poetry -- 20th century 27
16th century 24
Correspondence 24
21st century 21
Poems 18
English literature 13
Manuscripts 13
Religion 13
English literature -- 20th century 12
Poets -- 20th century 11
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English poetry -- 21st century 10
English poetry -- Women authors 10
Political satire 10
Authors 9
English poetry -- 17th century 9
English poetry -- 19th century 9
Poetry, English 9
Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 9
Latin poetry 8
Literature -- 20th century 8
Sermons 8
Essays 7
Oxford (England) 7
Poetry -- 19th century 7
English poetry -- 18th century 6
Epic poetry 6
Literary criticism 6
Literature -- Translations 6
Theology 6
War poetry 6
Authors -- 20th century 5
Diaries 5
Letters -- 20th century 5
Music 5
Poetry -- 17th century 5
Poetry -- 18th century 5
Poetry, English -- 18th century 5
Poetry, English -- 19th century 5
Religious poetry 5
World War, 1914-1918 5
Antiquarians 4
Bible 4
Diaries -- 18th century 4
Drama 4
Illumination of books and manuscripts 4
Latin literature 4
Lectures and lecturing 4
Medicine 4
Novelists 4
Poetry, English -- 17th century 4
Poets -- 19th century 4
Scholars 4
Songs 4
Welsh poetry 4
x - 15th century 4
Ballads 3
Biography 3
Cricket 3
Drama -- 20th century 3
English literature -- 19th century 3
France 3
Historians 3
London (England) 3
Oxfordshire (England) 3
Playwriting -- Drama 3
Poets -- 18th century 3
Poets, English 3
Religious literature, English 3
University of Oxford -- Students 3
x - 14th century 3
Authors -- 19th century 2
Authors, Classical 2
Autographs 2
Calligraphers 2
Calligraphy 2
Children's literature 2
Classical literature 2
Commonplace books 2
Cornwall (England) 2
Diaries -- 19th century 2
Diaries -- 20th century 2
Drama -- 19th century 2
England 2
English literature -- 18th century 2
English poetry -- 16th century 2
English poetry -- Old English, c. 450-1100 2
Genealogy 2
Germany 2
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 2
Great Britain -- Topography 2
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Indexed names
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 15
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 11
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 10
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | poet 7
Southey | Robert | 1774-1843 | poet, journalist, and biographer 7
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 5
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 5
Crabbe | George | 1754-1832 | Poet 4
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St Paul's, poet 4
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St. Paul's and poet 4
MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 4
Sassoon | Siegfried | 1886-1967 | poet 4
Welcker | Adair | fl. 1886-1904 | Author 4
Woolner | Thomas | 1825-1892 | Sculptor and Poet 4
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 3
Betjeman | Sir | John | 1906-1984 | knight | Poet Laureate and writer 3
Carew | Thomas | 1594-1640 | Poet 3
Causley | Charles Stanley | 1917-2003 | poet 3
Clare | John | 1793-1864 | Poet 3
Cowper | William | 1731-1800 | poet 3
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Dobell | Bertram | 1842-1914 | Bookseller and Man of Letters 3
Eliot | Thomas Stearns | 1888-1965 | poet 3
Flecker | Herman James Elroy | 1884-1915 | Poet and Dramatist 3
Gardner | Dame | Helen Louise | 1908-1986 | literary scholar 3
Hayley | William | 1745-1820 | Poet 3
Hopkins | Gerard Manley | 1844-1889 | poet 3
Jennings | Elizabeth Joan | 1926-2001 | poet 3
Jones | Monica Margaret Beal | 1922-2001 | lecturer in English 3
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 3
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 3
Skinner | Martyn | 1906-1993 | Poet 3
University of Oxford 3
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 3
Addison | Joseph | 1672-1719 | poet and statesman 2
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 2
Albert | 1819-1861 | Prince Consort of Queen Victoria 2
Bottomley | Gordon | 1874-1948 | Poet and playwright 2
Bridges | Edward Ettingdene | 1892-1969 | civil servant 2
Burns | Robert | 1759-1796 | poet 2
Butler | William Huxford | 1934-1977 | poet 2
Campbell | Thomas | 1777-1844 | Poet 2
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 2
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 2
Colvil | Samuel | fl. 1640-1681 2
Daryush | Elizabeth | 1887-1977 | née Bridges | poet 2
Dee | John | 1527-1608 | Mathematician and Astrologer 2
Gibson | Wilfrid Wilson | 1878-1962 | Georgian poet 2
Gladstone | William Ewart | 1809-1898 | statesman 2
Guiney | Louise Imogen | 1861-1920 | American Poet and Essayist 2
Hardy | Thomas | 1840–1928 | novelist and poet 2
Heaney | Seamus | 1939-2013 | Poet and Lecturer 2
Heber | Reginald | 1783-1826 | Bishop of Calcutta 2
Herrick | Robert | 1591-1674 | poet 2
King | Henry | 1592-1669 | poet and bishop of Chichester 2
Lewis | Alun | 1915-1944 | poet 2
Lewis | Cecil Day | 1904-1972 | poet 2
Lewis | Cecil | Day- | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist 2
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | philospher 2
Madan | Judith | 1702-1781 | Poet 2
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 2
Marvell Press | publisher 2
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | Poet 2
Mason | William | 1724-1797 | poet 2
Parkyn | Robert | d.1569 | Church of England clergyman and writer 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | Poet 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 2
Prokosch | Frederic | 1908-1989 | calligrapher and poet 2
Queen's University Belfast 2
Randolph | Thomas | 1605-1635 | poet 2
Rathbone | Gillian | fl 2010 | poet 2
Rossetti | Christina Georgina | 1830-1894 | Poet 2
Rossetti | Dante Gabriel | 1828-1882 | Painter and Poet 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Skinner | Martyn | 1906-1993 | writer 2
Southwell | Robert | 1561-1595 | Poet 2
Taylor | John | 1578-1653 | called the Water Poet | poet 2
Taylor | Sir | Henry | 1800-1886 | Knight Author 2
Tennyson | Alfred | 1809-1892 | 1st Baron Tennyson | poet 2
Thomson | James | 1834-1882 | Poet and Pessimist 2
University of Cambridge 2
University of Hull 2
University of Oxford | Christ Church 2
Vaughan | Henry | 1621-1695 | Welsh poet and translator of devotional works 2
Waller | Edmund | 1606-1687 | poet 2
Warton | Joseph | 1722-1800 | Critic 2
Wellesley | Arthur | 1769-1852 | 1st Duke of Wellington | Field Marshall and statesman 2
Wither | George | 1588-1667 | Poet and pamphleteer 2
Abercrombie | Lascelles | 1881-1938 | Poet and Critic 1
Alexander | Disney | fl 1817-1837 | poet 1
Alighieri | Dante | 1265-1321 | poet 1
Amherst | Elizabeth | c.1716-1779 | poet and amateur naturalist 1
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 1
Anderson | Robert | 1770-1833 | antiquary 1
Anderton | James | 1557-1613 | Religious controversialist also known as John Brereley 1
Armiger | Miles Christian | fl. 20th century 1
Arnold | Sidney | fl 1955-1967 1
Ashbaugh | Dennis | 1946- | Artist 1
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Aston | Willoughby | Sir | 1640-1702 | 2nd Baronet of Aston 1
Atterbury | Francis | 1662-1732 | Bishop of Rochester 1
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Language
Latin 35
French 12
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 8
Welsh 8
German 6
Italian 6
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 2
Cornish 2
English, Middle (1100-1500) 2
Basque 1
Dutch, Middle (ca.1050-1350) 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
Western Frisian 1
Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic 1
German, Middle High (ca.1050-1500) 1
German, Old High (ca.750-1050) 1
Gothic 1
Icelandic 1
Low German; Low Saxon; German, Low; Saxon, Low 1
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