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Additional correspondence of Maria Edgeworth and family

Letters of the engineer, inventor and educationist Richard Lovell Edgeworth (1744-1817) and his daughter, the writer Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), 1763-1849.
Shelfmark: MS. 6408
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1763-1849
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Additional material from the archive of Gerald Finzi

Part of the archive of the composer Gerlad Finzi consisting mainly of music manuscripts, [mid-18th cent.]-1992, n.d.
Extents: 8.0 Linear metres (92 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: [mid-18th cent.]-1992, n.d.
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Album containing copy of a letter of advice from Charles Boothby to J. E. Denison on his returning to Christ Church

Album containing copy of a letter of advice from Charles Boothby to J. E. Denison on his returning to Christ Church, 1818.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. g. 18
Extents: 88 Leaves
Dates: 1818
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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
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Archive of Emma Alice Margaret (Margot) Asquith, Countess of Oxford and Asquith

Correspondence and papers of Margot Asquith, Countess of Oxford and Asquith, with correspondence and papers of other members of her family, 1862-1945
Extents: 17.05 Linear metres (155 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1862-1945
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Archive of Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

Correspondence and papers of Herbert Henry Asquith, Prime Minister 1908-1916.
Extents: 15.2 Linear metres (152 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1892-1928
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Archive of Winifred Gill

Papers of Winifred Gill, artist, writer and social reformer
Extents: 10.63 Linear metres (70 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1880s-2008
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Autographs, including a note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena

Autographs, including a note by F. Douce on the miracle of Bolsena, written in 1821-1828.
Shelfmark: MS. Douce d. 7
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: written in 1821-1828
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Cape Colony Letters

Letters written from Cape Colony. Correspondents include Sir Henry Barkly, Robert Brooke, Sir William Eyre, George Macartney, Sir Rawson William Rawson and Sir Richard Southey. Also included are 81 letters from Robert White to his uncle, Robert Godlonton, both partners in the firm of Godlonton, White & Co., printers, publishers and stationers of Graham's Town.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: 1795-1880
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Collection made by William Upcott (notes by him, fols. 117v, 144), of orders, bills, subscription forms and other papers of booksellers

Collection made by William Upcott (notes by him, fols. 117v, 144), of orders, bills, subscription forms and other papers of booksellers
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 134
Extents: 184 Leaves
Dates: 17th-19th century
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Collection of material relating to George Butterworth, his father Alexander Kaye Butterworth and Lady Butterworth (née Ionides)

Photographs and correspondence between members of the Butterworth family and significant figures from the musical and literary world in England at the turn of the 20th century.
Extents: 0.6 Linear metres (3 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1888?-2014?
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Collection of miscellaneous letters mainly from antiquaries and authors, with some from publishers

Collection of miscellaneous letters mainly from antiquaries and authors, with some from publishers
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. b. 32
Extents: 369 Leaves
Dates: 1719-1943
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Collections made by professor J. W. te Water of Leyden on the subject of Arnobius and his treatise Adversus Gentes

Collections made by professor J. W. te Water of Leyden on the subject of Arnobius and his treatise Adversus Gentes, written in 1761-1819.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 177
Extents: 259 Leaves
Dates: written in 1761-1819
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Contemporary copies of correspondence between Spencer Perceval, George Canning and William Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland

Contemporary copies of correspondence between Spencer Perceval, George Canning and William Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland, 28 Aug.-9 Sept. 1809.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 261
Extents: 41 Leaves
Dates: 28 Aug.-9 Sept. 1809
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Copies of six letters of Salvatore Rosa, with copies of papers relating to Michelangelo's work on the tomb of Pope Julius II

Copies of six letters of Salvatore Rosa, with copies of papers relating to Michelangelo's work on the tomb of Pope Julius II.
Shelfmark: MS. Ital. c. 76
Extents: 44 Leaves
Dates: 1651-1652, 19th century
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Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset possibly reading '1818'

Copy, on paper watermarked 1812, of S. T. Coleridge, 'Christabel', dated 'Grassmere Augt. 18th 1800' the last two figures apparently written over an erasure, an offset possibly reading '1818'.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 26
Extents: 136 Leaves
Dates: 1800-1878
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Correspondence and papers of Thomas Sanctuary, mainly concerning the revolt of the agricultural labourers in Horsham

Correspondence and papers of Thomas Sanctuary, sheriff of Sussex, mainly concerning the revolt of the agricultural labourers in Horsham, 1830-1833.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Sussex c. 2
Extents: 79 Leaves
Dates: 1830-1833
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Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock

Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. c. 582
Extents: 136 Leaves
Dates: c. 1861-1936
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Correspondence between C.J. Rhodes and A.H.G. Grey, 4th Earl Grey (photocopies)

Correspondence between Cecil John Rhodes and Albert Henry George Grey, 4th Earl Grey. Photocopies.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.t.6
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1889-1900
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Correspondence between Margaret L. Woods and H. A. L. Fisher

Correspondence between Margaret L. Woods and H. A. L. Fisher
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. e. 26
Extents: 195 Leaves
Dates: 1897-1934

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Correspondence 65
20th century 31
18th century 28
17th century 15
16th century 9
Letters 9
Music 7
Literature 6
Antiquarians 5
Oxfordshire (England) 5
x - 15th century 5
Antiquarians -- Great Britain -- Correspondence 4
Composers -- Correspondence 4
Great Britain 4
Poetry 4
Autographs 3
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Officials and employees 3
English literature 3
English literature -- 19th century 3
Governors -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 3
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Great Britain -- Colonies -- 19th century 3
Great Britain -- Topography 3
Oxford (England) 3
Accounts 2
Church 2
Church buildings 2
Composers -- England -- Manuscripts 2
Composers, English -- Manuscripts 2
English literature -- 18th century 2
France 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- 18th century 2
Liturgies 2
Local history 2
Poets 2
Politicians 2
Staffordshire (England) 2
Theology 2
x - 13th century 2
x - 14th century 2
21st century 1
Africa -- Description and travel 1
Africa, East -- Discovery and exploration 1
Africa, West -- Description and travel 1
Agriculture 1
Anatomy 1
Anthropology 1
Antiquarian booksellers 1
Archaeology 1
Architects 1
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Butterworth, George Sainton Kaye, 1885-1916 -- Photographs 1
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Colonial administrators -- Correspondence 1
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Great Britain -- Officials and employees 1
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Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 1
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Great Tew | Oxfordshire | SP 3929 1
Historians 1
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Indexed names
Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 3
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 3
Macartney | George | 1737-1806 | 1st Earl Macartney | diplomatist and colonial governor 3
Percy | Thomas | 1729-1811 | Bishop of Dromore and antiquary 3
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 2
Asquith | Margaret Emma Alice [Margot] | 1864-1945 | neé Tennant | Countess of Oxford and Asquith | political hostess and diarist 2
Blomfield | James Charles | 1821-1895 | Rector of Launton Antiquary 2
Dampier | John Lucius | 1792-1853 | Vice-Warden of the Stannaries Court 2
Denison | John Evelyn | 1800-1873 | 1st Viscount Ossington 2
Dundas | Henry | 1742-1811 | 1st Viscount Melville | statesman 2
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 2
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 2
Greenhill | William Alexander | 1814-1894 | physician and sanitary reformer 2
Thornton | Richard | 1838-1863 | Geologist 2
Wellesley | Arthur | 1769-1852 | 1st Duke of Wellington | Field Marshall and statesman 2
Aikin | Lucy | 1781-1864 | historian 1
Albert | 1819-1861 | Prince Consort of Queen Victoria 1
Aldrich | Henry | 1648-1710 | composer 1
Alexander | 1794-1849 | Prince of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingfürst | priest and reputed miracle-worker 1
Anson | Thomas William | 1795-1854 | 1st Earl of Lichfield | politician 1
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Antrobus | Reginald Laurence Antrobus | 1853-1942 | Sir | Knight Civil Servant 1
Arnobius | d. c.330 | of Sicca | Early Christian apologist 1
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Backhouse | William | 1593-1662 | alchemist and antiquary 1
Bacon | Dame | Elizabeth | c.1541-1621 | also Elizabeth Doyley and Elizabeth Periam | aristocrat 1
Baker | Samuel | fl. c.1690 1
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barrington | Samuel | 1729-1800 | Admiral 1
Bartholdy | Cécile | Mendelssohn- | 1817-1853 | wife of Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy 1
Bartholdy | Jacob Ludwig Felix | Mendelssohn- | 1809-1847 | composer 1
Bates | Thomas | fl. 1677 | musician 1
Beltrami | Giacomo Costantino | 1779-1855 | explorer 1
Bentinck | Lord | William George Frederick | Cavendish- | 1802-1848 | Politician and sportsman 1
Birrell | Augustine | 1850-1933 | author and statesman 1
Black | William Henry | 1808-1872 | Antiquary 1
Blackie | John Stuart | 1809-1895 | classical and Scottish Gaelic scholar 1
Blayney | Benjamin | 1727/8-1801 | Hebraist and Church of England clergyman 1
Blind | Karl | 1826-1907 | political refugee and author 1
Blücher | Gebhard Lebrecht | von | 1742-1819 | field-marshall 1
Boothby | Charles | fl. 1818 1
Bostock | Peter Geoffrey | b 1911 | Archdeacon of Doncaster 1
Bridge | Sir | Frederick | 1844-1924 | Organist and composer 1
Briscoe | A. | Tindale | fl. c.1895 1
Briscoe | John | fl. 1872 | surgeon of Oxford prison 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Browne | family | of Launton 1
Buckland | William | 1784-1856 | Dean of Westminster, geologist 1
Buckler | John | 1770-1851 | topographical artist, architect, and antiquary 1
Bulwer | Henry Ernest Gascoyne | 1836-1914 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Butterworth | George Sainton Kaye | 1885-1916 | composer and folk song collector 1
Butterworth | Sir | Alexander Kaye | 1854-1946 | Knight | railway manager 1
Buxton | Leonard Halford Dudley | 1889-1939 | anthropologist 1
Byron | John | 1723-1786 | Vice Admiral 1
Canning | George | 1770-1827 | Politician and parodist, prime minister of Great Britain 1827 1
Carlisle | Nicholas | 1771-1847 | antiquary 1
Carpenter | George | 1750-1805 | 2nd Earl of Tyrconnell | politician 1
Cashmore | Hilda | 1876-1943 | university teacher and welfare worker 1
Cecil | William | 1520-1598 | 1st Baron Burghley | Statesman 1
Charles I | 1600-1649 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 1
Charles II | 1630-1685 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 1
Church Missionary Society 1
Churchill | George | Spencer- | 1793-1857 | 6th Duke of Marlborough | politician 1
Clarke | Adam | 1762-1832 | Wesleyan Methodist minister and scholar 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | anti-slavery agitator 1
Cokayne | George Edward | 1825-1911 | genealogist 1
Coleridge | Samuel Taylor | 1772-1834 | Poet and philosopher 1
Collier | John Payne | 1789-1883 | Shakespearean scholar and forger, antiquary, and journalist 1
Cope | A. D. | fl. 1909 1
Coucher | Robert | fl. c.1690 1
Cuvier | Jean Léopold Nicolas Frédéric | 1769-1832 | Baron Cuvier | alias Georges Cuvier | naturalist and zoologist 1
Delessert | Jules Paul Benjamin | 1773-1847 | French banker and naturalist 1
Delessert | Julie Elisabeth Sophie | 1796-1877 | née Gautier | wife of François-Marie Delessert (brother of Jules Paul Benjamin Delessert) 1
Dinuzulu | 1870-1913 | Zulu king 1
Dobson | Austin | 1840-1921 | author and poet 1
Dodington | George Bubb | 1691-1762 | Baron Melcombe, politician and diarist 1
Douce | Francis | 1757-1834 | Antiquary 1
Doyle | Sir | Charles William | 1770-1842 | Knight | Lieutenant General 1
Doyle | Sir | Francis Hastings Charles | 1810-1888 | 2nd Baronet | Poet 1
Doyle | Sir | John Milley | 1781-1856 | Colonel 1
Draper | Colonel | William | b. 1620 | politician 1
Dundas | Richard Saunders | 1802-1861 | Royal Navy officer, president of the Board of Control 1
Dundas | Robert Saunders | 1771-1851 | 2nd Viscount Melville | statesman 1
East African Estates Limited 1
Egerton | John | 1646–1701 | third earl of Bridgewater | politician and government official 1
Eyre | William | 1805-1859 | Sir | Knight Major General 1
Facciolati | Jacopo | 1682-1769 | Italian philologist 1
Fenwick | Thomas Fitzroy Phillipps | 1856-1938 | antiquary 1
Finzi | Gerald Raphael | 1901-1956 | composer 1
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 1
Fisher | Herbert Albert Laurens | 1865-1940 | historian and statesman 1
Fleury | André-Hercule | de | 1653-1743 | Cardinal 1
Foljambe | Cecil George Savile | 1846-1907 | 1st Earl of Liverpool 1
Forrest | Sir | George William David Starck | 1845-1926 | Knight | historian 1
Foscolo | Ugo | 1778-1827 | poet and revolutionary 1
Fry | Roger Eliot | 1866-1934 | art historian, critic and painter 1
Fulkes | Thomas | fl. 1651-1673 | of Merton College, Oxford 1
Gedge | Ernest | 1862-1935 | colonial administrator 1
Gibson | Strickland | 1877-1958 | Librarian and Bibliographer 1
Gill | Winifred Marie | 1891-1981 | Artist, writer and social reformer 1
Goadby | Frank Reginald Lindsay | 1899-1985 | Brigadier Historian of Standlake 1
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Language
Arabic 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 83
French 5
German 3
Italian 4
Latin 2
Zulu 1