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Manuscripts of James P.R. Lyell

Manuscripts, mainly medieval, collected by Lyell, arranged in the following categories: British Isles France Germany and Austria Italy Netherlands Portugal Spain Greek Hebrew Arabic Lyell empt.
Extents: 169 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-20th cent.
Collection

Manuscripts of John Selden

Manuscripts of John Selden
Extents: 40.48 linear metres (368 boxes)
Dates: 8th-18th century
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Manuscripts of Montagu Bertie, 12th Earl of Lindsey

Manuscripts of the 12th Earl of Lindsey, formerly kept at Uffington House, Stamford, Lincolnshire.
Extents: 0.45 linear metres (3 boxes)
Dates: 1660-1745
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'Manuscripts of the late Richard Gough, Esq.'

'Manuscripts of the late Richard Gough, Esq.'
Shelfmark: MS. Gough Misc. antiqu. 18
Extents: 104 Leaves
Dates: Written in the 2nd half of the 18th century by R. Gough
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Mass in F, attributed to Haydn

'Missa ex F a 4 Vocibus Conc: et Ripieni, 2 Violinis Conc. et Ripieni, 2 Cornibus, et Organo, Violoncello con Violone, Del Sig[no]re Haydn'. Not an authenticated work of either Joseph or Michael Haydn. Includes postcard from H. C. Robbins Landon to Margaret Crum: "The Hopkinsons Mass by Haydn is not by Michael. I should catalogue it simply as Haydn, Joseph (attributed to), and leave it at that".
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 367
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: late 18th cent.
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Maurice Greene: 'Love's revenge. A dramatick pastoral of two interludes, set to musick by Dr. Greene, 1736 [sic]'

'Love's revenge. A dramatick pastoral of two interludes, set to musick by Dr. Greene, 1736 [sic]', copied in 1743.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 281
Extents: 188 pages
Dates: 1743
Single Item

Miscellaneous notes, scores, bass parts, etc., collected by F. Withy

Miscellaneous notes, scores, bass parts, etc., collected by F. Withy, 1682-1703.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. d. 217
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1681-1703
Collection

Miscellaneous original papers

Miscellaneous original papers
Extents: 0.22 linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: Written in 1553-1807
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Music bequeathed by T. W. Bourne

Collection of mostly 18th-century manuscript music bequeathed by the pioneering Handel scholar, Thomas William Bourne (1862-1948), 1601-1902.
Extents: 2.20 linear metres (20 boxes)
Dates: 1601-1902
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Music collected during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries by the Blount family at Mapledurham

Music collected during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries by the Blount family at Mapledurham, late 17th-early 19th cent., n.d.
Extents: 17 boxes (0.85 linear metres)
Dates: late 17th-early 19th cent., n.d.
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Music for bass viols and other instruments

Music for bass viols and other instruments, early 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. d. 249 (Former reference: Music School B. 4. 9 (Quarto A. 2-29, 31-32, 36))
Extents: 1 box
Dates: early 18th cent.
Collection

Music of Benjamin Hely for two bass viols and continuo

Music of Benjamin Hely for two bass viols and continuo, with some music by Marin Marais, late 17th-early 18th cent.
Extents: 0.33 linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: late 17th-early 18th cent.
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Musical collections of Harry Ellis Wooldridge

A collection of music, including transcripts mainly of 17th and 18th-century Italian music, nearly all from sources in the British Museum.
Extents: 3.74 linear metres (34 boxes)
Dates: 1870-1906, n.d.
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New College, Oxford. Chapel Choir Books

New College, Oxford. Chapel Choir Books. Incomplete sets and isolated members of part-books which were in use from the early 17th cent. up to the middle of the 19th cent. and probably later.
Extents: 3.41 linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: mostly 17th and 18th centuries
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Nicolò Jommelli: 'La passione di Gesù Cristo', for SATB soli, SATB chorus and orchestra

Incomplete full score of Nicolò Jommelli's 'La passione di Gesù Cristo' [Hochstein Anh. 40] for SATB soli, SATB chorus and orchestra, c 1760-1780.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 292
Extents: 62 pages
Dates: c 1760-1780
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Notebook of Thomas Tanner

Notebook of Thomas Tanner
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 66
Extents: 55 pages
Dates: 18th century
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Notes, early 18th cent., on Greek manuscripts mainly in the Bodleian Library

Notes, early 18th cent., on Greek manuscripts mainly in the Bodleian Library.
Shelfmark: MS. Gr. misc. c. 7
Extents: 13 Leaves
Dates: Early 18th century
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'An Ode to the Grand Khaibar' by William Croft

William Croft: 'An Ode to the Grand Khaibar', c 1726.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 263
Extents: 5 Leaves
Dates: c 1726
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Orchestral parts used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Orchestral parts of works by various composers used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford, c 1755 - c 1820
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 638
Extents: 115 Leaves
Dates: c 1755 - c 1820
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The original MS. of George Ballard's Memoirs of several Ladies of Great Britain who have been celebrated for their writings or learning (printed first in 1752)

The original MS. of George Ballard's Memoirs of several Ladies of Great Britain who have been celebrated for their writings or learning (printed first in 1752)
Shelfmark: MS. Ballard 74
Extents: 336 Leaves
Dates: Written in the middle of the 18th century by G. Ballard

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18th century 178
Music 126
Music -- Manuscripts -- 18th century 107
17th century 51
19th century 46
Manuscripts 28
Music -- Manuscripts -- 19th century 28
Anthems 26
Music -- Manuscripts -- 17th century 21
16th century 18
20th century 13
Motets 13
x - 15th century 10
Composers -- England -- Manuscripts 9
Manuscripts, Latin 9
Cantatas, Sacred 8
Evening service music 8
Morning service music 8
Manuscripts, Greek 7
Chamber music 6
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Psalms (Music) 6
Antiquarians 5
Communion service music 5
Letters 5
Literature 5
Masses 5
Music -- Manuscripts -- 20th century 5
Operas -- Excerpts 5
Suites 5
13th century 4
14th century 4
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Accompanied 4
Glees, catches, rounds, etc. 4
Humanities 4
Keyboard instrument music 4
Manuscripts -- Catalogs 4
Operas 4
Songs, English 4
Trio sonatas (Violins (2), continuo) 4
x - 12th century 4
Authors, Classical 3
Cantatas, Secular 3
Choruses, Sacred 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with continuo 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with organ 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with orchestra 3
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied 3
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied 3
Hymns, English 3
Incidental music 3
Manuscripts -- Indexes 3
Operas, Excerpts 3
Organ music 3
Oxford (England) 3
Sonatas 3
Songs with continuo 3
Stabat Mater dolorosa (Music) 3
Theology 3
Anglican chants 2
Bible 2
Cantatas 2
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) 2
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied 2
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) 2
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with instrumental ensemble 2
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with organ 2
Dance music 2
Dance music -- Scotland 2
Illumination of books and manuscripts 2
Latin poetry 2
Madrigals, Italian 2
Manuscripts -- France 2
Masses -- Excerpts 2
Music -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles 2
Operas -- Scores 2
Oratorios 2
Oratorios -- Excerpts 2
Oratorios -- Scores 2
Overtures 2
Part songs, English 2
Passion music 2
Poems 2
Poetry 2
Sonatas (Violins (2), cello, continuo) 2
Songs (High voice), Unaccompanied 2
Songs with instrumental ensemble 2
Songs with piano 2
Songs with trumpet and continuo 2
Songs, French 2
Songs, Italian 2
Trio sonatas 2
Trios (Violins (2), continuo), Arranged 2
Vocal duets with continuo 2
x - 11th century 2
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 1
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Correspondence 1
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Criticism and interpretation 1
Bible -- Greek -- Septuagint 1
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Indexed names
Handel | George Frederick | 1685-1759 | musical composer 11
Purcell | Henry | c 1659-1695 | composer 11
Croft | William | 1677-1727 | organist and composer 7
Haydn | Franz Joseph | 1732-1809 | Austrian Composer 7
Blow | John | 1648-1708 | composer 5
Corelli | Arcangelo | 1653-1713 | composer and violinist 5
Mozart | Wolfgang Amadeus | 1756-1791 | Austrian composer 5
Palestrina | Giovanni Pierluigi da | 1525?-1594 | composer 5
Pergolesi | Giovanni Battista | 1710-1736 | composer 5
Sherard | James | 1666-1738 | apothecary, botanist and amateur musician 5
Boyce | William | 1710-1779 | musician 4
Greene | Maurice | 1695-1755 | organist and composer 4
Bach | Johann Sebastian | 1685-1750 | German organist, composer and Master Contrapuntist 3
Bassani | Giovanni Battist | c 1650-1716 | composer 3
Clarke | Jeremiah | c 1743-1809 | composer 3
Finger | Gottfried | c 1660-1730 | viol player and composer 3
Jenkins | John | 1592-1678 | composer 3
Arne | Thomas Augustine | 1710-1778 | composer 2
Avison | Charles | 1709-1770 | composer and writer on music 2
Baltzar | Thomas | 1631-1663 | violinist and composer 2
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Bassani | Giovanni Battista | c 1650-1716 | composer 2
Caldara | Antonio | 1670-1736 | musical composer 2
Carissimi | Giacomo | 1605-1674 | composer 2
Clari | Giovanni Carlo Maria | 1677-1754 | composer 2
Finzi | Gerald Raphael | 1901-1956 | composer 2
Gasparini | Francesco | 1661-1727 | composer and teacher 2
Gibbons | Orlando | 1583-1625 | composer 2
Graun | Carl Heinrich | 1703/4-1759 | composer and singer 2
Hacquart | Philip | 1645-1691 | composer 2
Haydn | Johann Michael | 1737-1806 | Austrian organist and composer 2
Melani | Alessandro | 1639-1703 | composer 2
Morley | Thomas | 1557/1558-1602 | composer and publisher 2
Paisiello | Giovanni | 1740-1816 | composer 2
Purcell | Daniel | c 1664-1717 | composer 2
Scarlatti | Alessandro | 1660-1725 | composer 2
Steffani | Agostino | 1654-1728 | composer, churchman and diplomat 2
Torelli | Giuseppe | 1658-1709 | composer 2
University of Cambridge 2
University of Oxford 2
d'Astorga | Emanuele | 1680-1757 | composer 2
Albert | 1819-1861 | Prince Consort of Queen Victoria 1
Albrechtsberger | Johann Georg | 1736-1809 | composer and organist 1
Aldrich | Henry | 1648-1710 | composer 1
Allegri | Gregorio | 1582-1652 | composer and singer 1
Anderson | Emily | 1891-1962 | editor and translator 1
Ariosti | Attilio | 1666-1729 | composer 1
Arkwright | Godfrey Edward Pellew | 1864-1944 | bibliographer of 16th-18th century music 1
Arnobius | d. c.330 | of Sicca | Early Christian apologist 1
Askew | Anthony | 1722-1774 | Classical Scholar, Physician, and Collector of MSS and Books 1
Avitrano | Giuseppe Antonio | ? 1670-1756 | composer and violinist 1
Bach | Carl Philipp Emanuel | 1714-1788 | composer and church musician 1
Badham | Charles | 1780-1845 | Medical and Poetical Writer 1
Baj | Tommaso | c 1650-1714 | composer and singer 1
Baker | Thomas | 1656-1740 | nonjuring Church of England clergyman and antiquary 1
Ballard | George | 1705-1755 | Antiquary 1
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 1
Barker | Edmund Henry | 1788-1839 | Classical Scholar 1
Batten | Adrian | d 1637 | English composer 1
Bedford | Thomas | 1707-1773 | nonjuring Church of England clergyman and historian 1
Beethoven | Ludwig van | 1770-1827 | German composer and pianist 1
Beethoven | Ludwig van | 1770-1827 | composer and pianist 1
Bentham | Edward | 1707-1776 | Church of England clergyman and natural philosopher 1
Bernabei | Giuseppe Antonio | ? 1649-1732 | composer 1
Bertie | Montague Peregrine Albemarle | 1861-1938 | 12th Earl of Lindsey 1
Biffi | Antonio | 1666/7-1733 | composer and singer 1
Birch | George | fl. 1777 1
Board of Longitude | 1713-1828 1
Bononcini | Giovanni Maria | 1642-1678 | composer and theorist 1
Bononcini | Giovanni | 1670-1747 | composer 1
Boothby | Sir | William | ? 1637-1707 | 1st Baronet | book collector 1
Bottomley | Gordon | 1874-1948 | Poet and playwright 1
Bourne | Thomas William | 1862-1948 | musical scholar 1
Bowles | Joseph | ? 1692/3-1729 | Bodley's librarian 1
Bradley | James | 1693-1762 | Chaplain to Bishop of Hereford, astronomer 1
Brady | Nicholas | 1659–1726 | poet and Church of England clergyman 1
Britton | Thomas | 1644–1714 | concert promoter, book collector and coal merchant 1
Broukhusius | Janus | fl 1561 1
Buchmayer | Richard | 1856-1934 | German pianist and musicologist 1
Burnet | Gilbert | 1643-1715 | Bishop of Salisbury and Historian 1
Butler | James | 1390-1452 | 4th Earl of Ormond | called the White Earl 1
Butler | Joseph | 1692-1752 | bishop, moral philosopher and theologian 1
Buxtehude | Dieterich | c 1637-1707 | composer and organist 1
Byrd | William | c 1540-1623 | musical composer 1
Bühler | Franz Gregor | 1760-1823 | composer 1
Cailò | Gian Carlo | 1659-1722 | violinist and composer 1
Callcott | John Wall | 1766-1821 | composer 1
Campeggi | Ridolfo | 1565-1624 | dramatist, poet and librettist 1
Caravella | Johannes | fl. 1730-1770 | classical scholar 1
Carey | Henry | 1687-1743 | composer and librettist 1
Carte | Thomas | 1686-1754 | historian 1
Casini | Giovanni Maria | 1652-1719 | church musician and composer 1
Cavalli | Pier Francesco | 1602-1676 | composer 1
Cesarini | Carlo Francesco | 1666-1741 | composer 1
Charlett | Arthur | 1655-1722 | Master of University College Oxford 1
Cherry | Francis | ? 1665-1713 | Nonjuror, Antiquary, and Collector of MSS. and Coins 1
Chetham | John | 1688-1746 | psalmodist 1
Child | William | 1606/1607-1697 | composer 1
Clari | Giovanni Carlo Maria | 1677-1754 | composer and instrumentalist 1
Clementi | Muzio | 1752–1832 | composer, pianist and teacher 1
Coleman | Charles | d 1664 | composer, singer, lutenist and viol player 1
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Language
English 129
Italian 43
Latin 41
French 12
German 12
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 9
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
Spanish; Castilian 4
Hebrew 3
Arabic 2
Icelandic 2
Portuguese 2
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Church Slavic; Old Slavonic; Church Slavonic; Old Bulgarian; Old Church Slavonic 1
Corsican 1
Danish 1
French, Old (842-ca.1400) 1
Irish 1
Multiple languages 1
Persian 1
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