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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
Collection

Additional Papers of William Gilpin

The collection consists of: Manuscripts of William Gilpin's published works Poems and essays not by Gilpin Letters from William Gilpin (1757-1848) to his wife
Extents: 29 shelfmarks
Dates: 1749-1825
Collection

Archive of Edward Bensly

Archive of Edward Bensly
Extents: 0.47 Linear metres (7 boxes)
Dates: 1882-1936
Collection

Archive of William Beckford

Papers of William Beckford (1760-1844), author
Extents: 17.6 Linear metres (176 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1515-19th cent., n.d.
Collection

Askew Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Anthony Askew, relating to classical literature.
Extents: 2.42 linear metres (22 boxes)
Dates: 18th century
Collection

Beddoes and Edgeworth Family Papers

The Boddoes and Edgeworth papers consist of papers of Dr. Thomas Beddoes, including lectures, notes, correspondence and family papers; papers relating to Maria Edgeworth and Thomas Lovell Beddoes; family trees; and a photograph album.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th-19th cent.
Collection

Collections for biographical and bibliographical notices of Oxford Writers

Collections for biographical and bibliographical notices of Oxford Writers from the point where Wood's Athenæ Oxonienses leaves off, to about 1800, with additions to about 1815, written in about 1780-1815 by J. Gutch.
Extents: 0.44 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Dates: c.1780-1815
Single Item

'The Comedies of Terence, translated into English by Richard Gough Esq, 1751. Mem. The Heautontimoroumonus is missing.'

'The Comedies of Terence, translated into English by Richard Gough Esq, 1751. Mem. The Heautontimoroumonus is missing.'
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. class. e. 1
Extents: 199 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1751 by R. Gough
Single Item

A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace

A copy of the 1561 (Lyons) edition of Horace
Shelfmark: Auct. S. 2.8
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1561
Single Item

A copy of the 1689 (Amsterdam) edition of the De Officiis, etc., of Cicero

A copy of the 1689 (Amsterdam) edition of the De Officiis, etc., of Cicero
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. class. f. 1
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1689, 1729
Single Item

A copy of the printed edition of Browne Willis's History of the Mitred Parliamentary Abbies

A copy of the printed edition of Browne Willis's History of the Mitred Parliamentary Abbies
Shelfmark: MS. Willis 111*
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1718
Single Item

Corrected copy by George Stubbes of his work 'The laurel and the olive'

Corrected copy by George Stubbes of his work 'The laurel and the olive'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 19
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: 1710
Single Item

English translation, c.1700, of works of Origen

English translation, c.1700, of works of Origen.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. th. d. 53
Extents: 379 pages
Dates: c.1700
Single Item

Guard-book of letters

Guard-book of letters
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. c. 196
Extents: 205 Leaves
Dates: 17th-20th century
Collection

Heber Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Richard Heber, 13th-19th century
Extents: 1.48 linear metres (14 boxes)
Dates: 13th-19th century
Collection

Hody's Collectanea

Hody's Collectanea, including lists of Greek and Latin writers cited by classical authors.
Extents: 2.53 Linear metres (23 boxes)
Dates: 1677-1700
Single Item

Letter from Samuel Johnson to Robert Lowth, Bishop of London

Letter from Samuel Johnson to Robert Lowth, Bishop of London
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. d. 83
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 13 Jul 1780
Single Item

Letters addressed to Edmund Malone in connexion with his projected edition of Dryden's Prose Works

Letters addressed to Edmund Malone in connexion with his projected edition of Dryden's Prose Works
Shelfmark: MS. Malone 27
Extents: 204 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1799-1800
Collection

Letters Collected by William Upcott

Letters Collected by William Upcott
Extents: 0.20 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Dates: 17th-19th century
Single Item

Letters from Thomas Pitt, 1st Baron Camelford, to George Hardinge

Letters from Thomas Pitt, 1st Baron Camelford, to George Hardinge
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. d. 84
Extents: 257 Leaves
Dates: 1771-1794

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18th century 29
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x - 15th century 3
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Indexed names
University of Oxford 3
Johnson | Samuel | 1709-1784 | Author and lexicographer 2
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 2
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Terentius Afer | Publius | ? 195 BC-? 159 BC | Roman comic dramatist 2
Tullius Cicero | Marcus | 106-43 BC | Roman orator and statesman 2
University of Cambridge 2
Amand | James St | 1687-1754 | Antiquary 1
Askew | Anthony | 1722-1774 | Classical Scholar, Physician, and Collector of MSS and Books 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Beckford | William | 1760-1844 | Author, MP, and Art Collector 1
Beckford | William | 1760-1844 | author, MP, art collector 1
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 1
Beddoes | Thomas | 1760-1808 | Physician and Writer 1
Bensly | Edward Von Blomberg | 1863-1939 | English Scholar 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Blome | Richard | bap. 1635, d. 1705 | Cartographer and bookseller 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Broukhusius | Janus | fl 1561 1
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Burton | Robert | 1577-1640 | Author 1
Caravella | Johannes | fl. 1730-1770 | classical scholar 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Cradock | Joseph | 1742-1826 | author 1
D'Israeli | Isaac | 1766-1848 | Author 1
Disraeli | Benjamin | 1804-1881 | Earl of Beaconsfield | statesman 1
Disraeli | Mary Anne | 1792-1872 | nee Evans | 1st Viscountess Beaconsfield | wife of Benjamin Disraeli Earl of Beaconsfield 1
Drew | Samuel | 1765-1833 | Metaphysical writer 1
Drummond | William | 1585-1649 | Poet 1
Ducarel | Andrew Coltee | 1713-1785 | Antiquary 1
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Eton College 1
Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Flaccus | Quintus Horatius | c 65-8 BC | Roman poet known as Horace 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
Fleming | Sir | Daniel | 1633-1701 | Knight | Antiquary, MP 1
French Protestant Church 1
Gilpin | William | 1724-1804 | Clergyman, educationist, biographer and topographer 1
Gilpin | William | 1757-1848 | Rector of Pulverbatch 1
Godwin | Mary Jane | 1768-1841 | formerly Clairmont | nee de Vial | translator and bookseller 1
Godwin | William | 1756-1836 | philosopher and novelist 1
Godwin | family 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
Grenville | Denis | 1637-1703 | Jacobite Archbishop of York | also known as Denis Granville 1
Gronovius | Jacobus | 1645-1716 | classical scholar 1
Gunning | Peter | 1614-1684 | Bishop of Ely 1
Gutch | John | 1746-1831 | clergyman, antiquary, Registrar of Oxford University 1
Hadringe | George | 1743-1816 | Judge and writer 1
Hawes | Samuel | fl 1694-1700 | Nonjuror 1
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Heber | Richard | 1773-1833 | MP, Book Collector, and Classical Scholar 1
Hody | Humphrey | 1660-1707 | Archdeacon of Oxford and Classical Scholar 1
Holman | William | d 1730 | Essex Antiquary Congregational Minister 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
L'Estrange | Hamon | 1605-1660 | theologian and historian 1
Lambton | William | 1756-1823 | Author 1
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | known as Lawrence of Arabia | soldier, author 1
Lewis | John | c 1700-1799 | Minister of Margate 1
Livius | Titus | ? 59 BC-AD 17 | Roman historian 1
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | Philosopher 1
Lowth | Robert | 1710-1787 | Bishop of London 1
Malone | Edmond | 1741-1812 | literary scholar and biographer 1
Mandeville | Sir | John | d 1372 | travel writer 1
Montagu | Montagu | 1787-1863 | Captain RN, Author, and Autograph Collector 1
Nedam | James | fl 1532-1543 | Royal Surveyor of Works 1
Neve | John Le | 1679-1741 | Antiquary 1
Nichols | John Bowyer | 1779-1863 | printer and antiquary 1
Origen | c. 185-c. 253 | theologian 1
Ovidius Naso | Publius | 43 BC-AD 17 | Roman poet 1
Pepys | Samuel | 1633-1703 | MP, Diarist, Public Servant, Antiquary 1
Periegetes | Dionysius | fl. 117-138 | Greek writer 1
Pitt | Thomas | 1737-1793 | 1st Baron Camelford | Politician and dilettante 1
Price | Daniel | fl 1685-1706 | Dean of St Asaph 1
Rawlinson | Richard | 1690-1755 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Roach | Richard | 1662-1730 | Anglican clergyman 1
Robinson | John | 1650-1723 | Bishop of London 1
Sallustius Crispus | Gaius | ? 86-? 34 BC | Roman historian 1
Samber | Robert | fl 1710-1729 | Poet 1
Sancroft | William | 1617-1693 | Archbishop of Canterbury 1
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist 1
Shelley | Jane | d 1899 | nee Gibson | 1st wife of 3rd Baronet | x St. John 1
Shelley | Sir | Bysshe | 1731-1815 | 1st Baronet 1
Shelley | Timothy | 1753-1844 | Sir | 2nd Baronet and MP 1
Shelley | family 1
Shelley | family | baronets | Castle Goring 1
Smith | Thomas | 1638-1710 | Nonjuror Historian and Librarian 1
St Paul's Cathedral 1
Stanton | William | fl 1697-1704 1
Stubbes | George | d. 1737 | Author 1
Swadlin | Thomas | 1600-1670 | Royalist divine 1
Taylor | Jeremy | 1613-1667 | Bishop of Down and Connor and Dromore 1
Taylor | John | 1704-1766 | Canon of St Paul's and Classical Scholar 1
Theocritus | c 300 BC-260 BC | Greek poet 1
Thurloe | John | 1616-1668 | Secretary to the Council of State 1
Turner | Francis | ? 1638-1700 | Bishop of Ely 1
Turner | Thomas | 1645-1714 | President of Corpus Christi College Oxford 1
Upcott | William | 1779-1845 | Antiquary and Autograph Collector 1
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Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 28
French 3
German 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 4
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
Italian 3
Latin 10
Portuguese 1