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'An Abridgement of the Life and Death of Julius Cæsar. London. Written by Io. Raymond Anno: MDCXLIX'

'An Abridgement of the Life and Death of Julius Cæsar. London. Written by Io. Raymond Anno: MDCXLIX'
Shelfmark: MS. Fairfax 39
Extents: 96 pages
Dates: Written in 1649 by J. Raymond
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'An Abstract of the Names of the People called Quakers lately convicted as Popish Recusants...'

'An Abstract of the Names of the People called Quakers lately convicted as Popish Recusants...'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 1 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Written about A.D. 1660-1670
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Additional Papers of Edmund Malone

Additional Papers of Edmund Malone, including private papers and literary pieces.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Dates: 1690-1817
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'Analecta Wiltoniensia'

'Analecta Wiltoniensia'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Wilts e. 1
Extents: 145 Leaves
Dates: Written chiefly about A.D. 1697-1700 by T. Tanner
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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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'Anno 1661. An Abstract of the Checques on the respective Companies of Foote of his Majestys Army in Ireland...'

'Anno 1661. An Abstract of the Checques on the respective Companies of Foote of his Majestys Army in Ireland...'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 116 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Written in A.D. 1661
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Archive of Dr. Bulkeley Bandinel

Thirteen volumes, chiefly Dr. Bulkeley Bandinel's notebooks, 15th-19th century.
Extents: 1.43 Linear metres (13 boxes)
Dates: 15th-19th century
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Archive of Edmund Gibson, Bishop of London, and his descendants

Papers of Edmund Gibson (1669-1748), Bishop of London, with papers of his descendants, 1388-1797.
Extents: 7.45 Linear metres (23 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1388-1797
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Archive of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire and of her family

Correspondence and papers of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire (1706-1759) and of her family, 17th-19th cent.
Extents: 2.7 Linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1706-1759, 17th-19th cent.
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Archive of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), and the Edgeworth family, 17th-19th century

Correspondence and literary papers of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), with papers of Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham Edgeworth and other members of the Edgeworth family, mainly 1778-1886.
Extents: 12.65 Linear metres (115 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1768-1849, 17th-19th century
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Archive of Thomas Percy

Archive of Thomas Percy (1729-1811).
Extents: 2.59 Linear metres (34 boxes)
Dates: 17th-19th century
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'An Argument vpon the question of Impositions ...'

'An Argument vpon the question of Impositions ...'
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 116
Extents: 95 Leaves
Dates: Written in the first half of the 17th century
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Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies

Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies, compiled c. 1680-1704
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 55
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: c. 1680-1704
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The Autobiography of sir Thomas Bodley

The Autobiography of sir Thomas Bodley
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 186
Extents: 31 Leaves
Dates: Written in or soon after A.D. 1613
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Ballard Collection

George Ballard's manuscript collection.
Extents: 8.36 Linear metres (76 boxes)
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Biographical notes by John Aubrey

Biographical notes by John Aubrey.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7903, fols. 22-23
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1689
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A certified copy by Charles Hutton of the marriage settlement of the hon. Thomas Warton

A certified copy by Charles Hutton of the marriage settlement of the hon. Thomas Warton
Shelfmark: MS. Add. D. 40
Extents: 41 Leaves
Dates: Written in or soon after A.D. 1673 by C. Hutton
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Cherry Manuscripts

Cherry Manuscripts
Extents: 5.06 Linear metres (46 boxes)
Dates: 15th-18th century
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'Collectio vocum Saxonicarum ...'

'Collectio vocum Saxonicarum ...'
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 250
Extents: 77 Leaves
Dates: Written in the first half of the 17th century
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Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers

Collection of hymns mainly taken, by Alexander Huish, from four English primers.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 56
Extents: 152 pages : Calf, gilt, rebacked
Dates: c.1634-1638

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17th century 180
Literature 129
18th century 56
16th century 31
19th century 26
Religion 20
Poetry 18
Antiquarians 16
x - 15th century 16
Letters 15
Literature -- Translations 12
Theology 10
Church 9
Classical literature 9
Religious literature, English 9
x - 14th century 8
20th century 7
History 7
Law 7
Royal family 7
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Sermons 7
x - 13th century 7
English literature 6
x - 12th century 6
Authors, Classical 5
Books 5
English literature -- 17th century 4
English poetry 4
Ireland 4
Latin literature 4
Norfolk (England) 4
Oxford (England) 4
Politics and Government 4
University of Oxford 4
x - 11th century 4
Authors 3
Bible 3
Bodleian Library 3
Church of England -- Clergy 3
Commonplace books 3
Cornwall (England) 3
Diaries 3
Great Britain -- History 3
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 3
London (England) 3
Medicine 3
Oxfordshire (England) 3
Poetry, English 3
Political satire 3
x - 10th century 3
Accounts 2
Christian literature -- England 2
Dorset (England) 2
Drama 2
Durham (England: County) 2
Engraving 2
Essays 2
Essex (England) 2
France 2
Great Britain -- Topography 2
Greek literature 2
Heraldry 2
House of Commons -- Parliament -- Great Britain 2
Liturgies 2
Manuscripts 2
Music 2
Philosophy 2
Playwriting -- Drama 2
Poems 2
Poets 2
Prayers 2
Religious poetry 2
Scotland 2
Shorthand 2
Speeches, addresses, etc. 2
Sussex (England) 2
Tithes 2
x - 9th century 2
Academic writing 1
Administration of estates 1
Anabaptists 1
Anglo-Saxon language -- Dictionaries -- English 1
Antiquities 1
Architecture 1
Astrology 1
Authors -- 18th century 1
Authors, English 1
Autobiographies 1
Autobiography 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting 1
Bedfordshire (England) 1
Berkshire (England) 1
Bible -- N.T. 1
Bible -- O.T. -- Psalms 1
Bible. -- N.T. -- Gospels 1
Biography 1
Bishops 1
Books of hours 1
Booksellers and bookselling 1
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Indexed names
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist 3
University of Oxford 3
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 2
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 2
Carew | Thomas | 1594-1640 | Poet 2
Codrington | Robert | 1601/2-1665 | Translator and writer 2
Dugdale | Sir | William | 1605-1686 | Knight | antiquary and herald 2
Fairfax | Thomas | 1612-1671 | 3rd Baron Fairfax | politician, general, and Parliamentary commander-in-chief during the English Civil War 2
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 2
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 2
Herbert | Sir | Henry | bap. 1594-d. 1673 | Knight | Master of the revels 2
Jonson | Benjamin | c. 1573-1637 | poet 2
Malone | Edmund | 1741-1812 | Critic and Author 2
Percy | Thomas | 1729-1811 | Bishop of Dromore and antiquary 2
Selden | John | 1584-1654 | Jurist, MP, and Antiquary 2
Sidney | Sir | Philip | 1554-1586 | Knight | Soldier, statesman, and poet 2
Smith | Thomas | 1638-1710 | Nonjuror Historian and Librarian 2
Tanner | Thomas | 1674-1735 | Bishop of St Asaph and antiquary 2
Warton | Joseph | 1722-1800 | Critic 2
Warton | Thomas | 1728-1790 | Poet, antiquary and literary Scholar 2
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Weldon | Sir | Anthony | 1583-1648 | Courtier, politician, and Knight historian 2
Acland | Sir | Henry Wentworth | 1815-1900 | 1st Baronet | physician 1
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 1
Algarotti | Francesco | 1712-1764 | Poet and scholar 1
Allen | Percy Stafford | 1869-1933 | President of Corpus Christi College Oxford 1
Allen | Thomas | fl 1700-1799 1
Amando | Anthore | fl. 19th century 1
Anderton | James | 1557-1613 | Religious controversialist also known as John Brereley 1
Anstis | John | 1669-1744 | Herald, Antiquary, and MP 1
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Atkey | Richard | fl 1669-1670 1
Atye | Sir | Arthur | d. 1604 | Knight | Academic and politician 1
Aubrey | John | 1626-1697 | antiquary and biographer 1
Bacon | Sir | Francis | 1561-1626 | Viscount St Alban, was lord chancellor, a politician, and a philosopher 1
Baker | Sir | Richard | 1568-1645 | Knight | religious writer and historian 1
Ballard | George | 1705-1755 | Antiquary 1
Balzac | Jean-Louis Guez de | 1597?-1654 1
Barlow | Thomas | 1607-1691 | Bishop of Lincoln 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 1
Bennet | Sir | John | 1552/3-1627 | judge 1
Blaxton | John | fl.1634 | Priest 1
Bodley | Sir | Thomas | 1545-1613 | Knight, diplomat and scholar, and the founder of the Bodleian Library 1
Boehme | Jacob |1575-1624 | philosopher and mystic 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Burnet | Gilbert | 1643-1715 | Bishop of Salisbury and Historian 1
Bywater | Ingram | 1840-1914 | Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford 1
Camden | William | 1551-1623 | antiquary herald schoolmaster 1
Campbell | Thomas | 1777-1844 | Poet 1
Canning | George | 1770-1827 | Politician and parodist, prime minister of Great Britain 1827 1
Carew | Richard | 1555-1620 | Cornish antiquary 1
Carey x Cary | Elizabeth | 1585-1639 | nee Tanfield | poet, dramatist, translator, historian and wife of 1st Viscount Falkland 1
Carleton | R | fl. 1674-1675 1
Charles II | 1630-1685 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 1
Charlett | Arthur | 1655-1722 | Master of University College Oxford 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Cherry | Francis | ? 1665-1713 | Nonjuror, Antiquary, and Collector of MSS. and Coins 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Cobbett | William | 1763-1835 | political writer and farmer 1
Coke | Sir | Edward | 1552-1634 | Knight | lawyer, legal writer, and politician 1
Coley | Henry | 1633 - c 1695 | Mathematician 1
Collier | John Payne | 1789-1883 | Shakespearean scholar and forger, antiquary, and journalist 1
Colman | George | bap. 1732-d. 1794 | Playwright and theatre manager 1
Cooke | Caleb | d 1708 | clergyman 1
Cooke | Sarah | fl 1718 | wife of Caleb Cooke 1
Coxe | Henry Octavius | 1811-1881 | Librarian, Palaeographer, and Antiquary 1
Crabbe | George | 1754-1832 | Poet 1
Crynes | Nathaniel | 1686-1745 | Fellow of St John's College, Oxford 1
D'Ewes | Sir | Simonds | 1602-1650 | 1st baronet | Diarist and antiquary 1
D'Orville | Jacques Philippe | 1696-1751 | Classical Scholar 1
Davis | Herbert John | 1893-1967 | English scholar 1
Dibdin | John | 1771-1841 | Playwright and actor 1
Dibdin | Thomas Frognall | 1776-1847 | bibliographer 1
Digby | George | 1612-1677 | Politician 1
Digby | Sir | Kenelm | 1603-1665 | Knight | Author Naval Commander and Diplomat 1
Dodgson | Edward Spencer | 1857-1922 | Bascologist 1
Dodwell | Henry | 1706-1784 | Religious controversialist and barrister 1
Douce | Francis | 1757-1834 | Antiquary 1
Drelincourt | Charles | 1595-1669 | clergyman 1
Earle | John | d. 1665 | Bishop 1
Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 1
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 1
Edgeworth | Michael Pakenham | 1812-1881 | Botanist 1
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 1
Elmsley | Peter | 1773-1825 | Classical Scholar 1
Elsynge | Henry | fl. 17th century | Clerk of the House of Commons 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Erasmus | Desiderius | 1466-1536 | Humanist and Theologian 1
Eton College 1
Evangelista | Joannes | 1588?-1635 | mystical writer 1
Fell | John | 1625-1686 | Bishop of Oxford 1
Firens | Pierre | 1580-1638 | engraver 1
Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
French Protestant Church 1
Gaignieres | Francois Roger De | 1642-1715 | French genealogist, antiquary and collector 1
Garrick | David | 1717-1779 | Actor 1
Gauden | John | 1605-1662 | Bishop of Worcester 1
Gentili | Alberico | 1552-1608 | Italian jurist 1
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Language
Latin 35
French 13
Italian 11
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 7
German 5
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 3
Dutch; Flemish 3
Greek, Modern (1453-) 3
Cornish 2
Irish 2
Portuguese 2
Spanish; Castilian 2
Welsh 2
Arabic 1
English, Middle (1100-1500) 1
Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic 1
Multiple languages 1
Persian 1
Provençal, Old (to 1500) 1
Romance languages 1
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Scots 1
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