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Additional note to the 'Memoir' of Denis Murray (MS. Eng. c. 2193)

Additional note to the 'Memoir' of Denis Murray (MS. Eng. c. 2193), 1991.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2720, fols. 109-111
Extents: 3 Leaves
Dates: 1991
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Annotated typescript copy of 'Looking Back', the autobiographical memoirs of Douglas R. Bird, antique dealer in Bath, Somerset

Annotated typescript copy of 'Looking Back', the autobiographical memoirs of Douglas R. Bird, antique dealer in Bath, Somerset, late s
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2830
Extents: 134 Leaves
Dates: late 1950s
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'Antiquities and memoirs of the Parish of Myddle [Middle in Shropshire], written by Richard Gough, anno ætat. suae 66, A.D. 1700'

'Antiquities and memoirs of the Parish of Myddle [Middle in Shropshire], written by Richard Gough, anno ætat. suae 66, A.D. 1700'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Salop. c. 4
Extents: 360 pages
Dates: Written about 1833-1834
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Archive of Charles H. Parry

Archive of Charles H. Parry
Extents: 0.35 Linear metres (7 boxes)
Dates: 1779-1840
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Autobiographical fragment by Robert Louis Stevenson

Autobiographical fragment by Robert Louis Stevenson, between 1889 and 1894
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 99
Extents: 3 Leaves
Dates: 1889-1894
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Autobiographical Writings of Gabriele Rossetti and W.M. Rossetti

Autobiographical writings of Gabriele Rossette and W.M. Rossetti, consisting of: Autobiography of Gabriele Rossetti, in verse, c. 1850 Printer's copy of the autobiography, translated and supplemented by W.M. Rossetti, published, London, 1901, with the original manuscript of the translation Reminiscences of W.M. Rossetti, 1901-1903, containing several passages omitted from the…
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1850-1903
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Autobiography of Albert Francis B. Bridges

"So we used to do": autobiography by Bridges relating to his colonial service in Nigeria, 1921-1949, with associated photographs. Typescript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.1881
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1921-1949
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Autobiography of Cuthbert Shields

Autobiography of Cuthbert Shields, written in five notebooks in the form of letters, 1884-6, to F.A. Clarke, Fellow of Corpus and Edwin Palmer, Archdeacon of Oxford, to explain the conduct which led to his confinement in an asylum in Fulham in 1878 and prolonged travel abroad. The discursive account of his own life is interspersed with reflections on biblical, historical and political subjects.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Dates: 1883-6
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Autobiography of Frances M. Williams, 'One of those People. A Memoir' ?

Autobiography of Frances M. Williams, 'One of those People. A Memoir' ?
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2717
Extents: 317 Leaves
Dates: 1970s
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Autobiography of John Lewis, rector of Eastbridge, Kent

Autobiography of John Lewis, rector of Eastbridge, Kent
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 273
Extents: 64 Leaves
Dates: 1738
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Autobiography of Mrs. L. Hewitt

Autobiography of Mrs. L. Hewitt, daughter of Heinrich Krebs, Librarian of the Taylor Institution, 1931, entitled 'The chronicle of Wisa Dingeldey from 4 to 17 by Herself'.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 440
Extents: 370 Leaves
Dates: 1900-1901
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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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Autobiography, 'or an artist's narrative', by Henry Perlee Parker

Autobiography, 'or an artist's narrative', by Henry Perlee Parker
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 654
Extents: 78 Leaves
Dates: c. 1795-1873
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'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840...' by William Bayzand

'Coaching In and Out of Oxford from 1820 to 1840...' by William Bayzand, written in A.D. 1883 at Oxford by W. Bayzand
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 262
Extents: 113 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1883 at Oxford by W. Bayzand
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Copy of 'The history of the life of Robert Cary ... Earle of Monmouth, writ by himself'

Copy of 'The history of the life of Robert Cary ... Earle of Monmouth, writ by himself', 17th century
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. e. 181
Extents: 63 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
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Guard-book of miscellaneous papers

Guard-book of miscellaneous papers, 17th-20th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 40
Extents: 127 Leaves
Dates: 17th-20th century
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Journal of Edith Simcox

Journal of Edith Simcox
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 494
Extents: 189 Leaves
Dates: May 1876-Jan 1900
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Letters and Memoirs of Edward and Dorothy Powys Cobb

Letters home to his daughter, Dorothy, as farmer at Mau Narok and Keringet (1924-1961); with reminiscences of life in Kenya by Dorothy Powys Cobb (1909-1950s). Typescript and photocopies.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.s.2058
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1909-1961
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Letters to Walter de la Mare from Helen Thomas

31 manuscript letters from Helen Thomas (widow of the poet Edward Thomas) to Walter de la Mare, 1907-1945.
Shelfmark: MS. 16127
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1907-1945
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A long autobiographical narrative written by William Fuller

A long autobiographical narrative written by William Fuller
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 259
Extents: 87 Leaves
Dates: Qritten in A.D. 1724 by W. Fuller

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Autobiography 41
20th century 35
19th century 16
18th century 11
Autobiographies 9
17th century 8
Literature 5
Diaries -- 19th century 3
Nigeria -- Officials and employees 3
Cameroon -- Officials and employees 2
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria 2
Diaries 2
Diaries -- 18th century 2
France 2
Ghana -- Description and travel 2
Ghana -- Officials and employees 2
History 2
Letters 2
Merchants -- Africa 2
Music 2
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Oxford (England) 2
16th century 1
Abyssinia | x Ethiopia 1
Accounts 1
Africa 1
Antiquarians 1
Artists 1
Autobiographies -- Ghana 1
Autobiographies -- Malawi 1
Autobiographies -- Uganda -- Entebbe 1
Autobiographies -- Zambia 1
Bechuanaland | British Protectorate | x Botswana 1
Cathedrals -- Uganda 1
China 1
Civil Service -- Uganda -- Colonies 1
Civil service -- Great Britain 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon 1
Colonial administrators -- Cameroon -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators -- Nigeria, Eastern -- Autobiographies 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Ghana 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Malawi 1
Colonial administrators' spouses -- Uganda 1
Correspondence 1
Diplomacy 1
English literature 1
English literature -- 20th century 1
Farmers -- Kenya 1
Genealogy 1
Germany 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1
Great Britain -- History 1
Great Britian -- Colonies -- Administration 1
Heraldry 1
Historians -- 19th century 1
India 1
Ipsden (England) 1
Ipsden (England) -- History 1
Ireland 1
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 1
Johannesburg (South Africa) -- Politics and government 1
Kenya 1
Keringet (Kenya) 1
Libraries -- Great Britain 1
Literature -- 20th century 1
Local history 1
Malawi -- Description and travel 1
Malawi -- Officials and employees 1
Manchester | Lancashire 1
Mau Narok (Kenya) 1
Meteorologists -- Zambia -- Biography 1
Meteorology -- Zambia 1
Mining engineers -- South Africa 1
Mount Elgon (Kenya) 1
New Zealand 1
Newnham Murren (England) 1
Nigeria, Eastern -- Officials and employees 1
North Stoke (Oxfordshire, England) 1
Oxfordshire (England) 1
Parishes -- England -- Oxfordshire 1
Physicians 1
Pioneers -- Kenya 1
Private secretaries 1
Religion 1
Sarawak -- Officials and employees 1
South Africa 1
Sri Lanka -- History -- 17th century 1
Theology 1
Uganda -- Description and travel 1
Uganda -- Officials and employees 1
Wallingford (England) -- Antiquities 1
Wallingford (England) -- History 1
Wills 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
Zambia -- Description and travel 1
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 6
East African Trading Company 2
Markus | Otto | fl 1900-1949 | pioneer and trader in Africa 2
Old East African Trading Company 2
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Atkinson | Michael C | b 1917 | Colonial Administrator 1
Backhouse | Edmund Trelawney | 1873-1944 | Sir | Knight, Historian, and Sinologist 1
Bartholdy | Jacob Ludwig Felix | Mendelssohn- | 1809-1847 | composer 1
Bayzand | William | 1808-1886 | janitor at the Radcliffe Camera, Oxford 1
Bird | Douglas R | fl 1950 | antiques dealer 1
Bodley | Sir | Thomas | 1545-1613 | Knight, diplomat and scholar, and the founder of the Bodleian Library 1
Brayne-Baker | John | 1905-1997 | Colonial Administrator 1
Bridges | Albert Francis B | fl 1921-1949 | Colonial Administrator 1
Brydges | Samuel Egerton | 1762-1837 | 13th Baron Chandos | Writer and genealogist 1
Bulwer-Lytton | Rosina Doyle | 1802-1882 | wife of 1st Baron Lytton | novelist 1
Campbell | Archibald | 1914-1994 | Colonial Administrator 1
Campbell | Peggy Phyllis | fl 1939-1941 | wife of Archibald Campbell Colonial Administrator 1
Carey (Cary) | Robert | 1560-1639 | Earl of Monmouth | Nobleman and courtier 1
Case | R. C | fl. 1920-1971 1
Coryndon | Sir | Robert Thorne | 1870-1925 | Knight | Colonial Administrator 1
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Davidson | Ann M | fl 1950-1963 | wife of Colonial Administrator 1
Davis | Florrie | b. 1892 1
Dresky | Oscar | von | fl 1900 | writer 1
Ducker | Thomas | b. 1782 | seaman 1
Duka | Tivadar (Theodore) | 1825-1908 | Hungarian army officer 1
Dutton | Eric Aldhelm Torlogh | 1895-1973 | Colonial Administrator 1
East India Company 1
Farrar | Sir | George Herbert | 1859-1915 | Baronet | businessman and politician 1
Fenning | Captain George Edward | fl 1919-1921 | Captain Colonial Civil Servant 1
Fenning | Ellen Kathleen | fl 1919-1921 | wife of Colonial Civil Servant 1
Fuller | William | c 1670-1733 | Imposter 1
Galpin | Elizabeth C | fl. 1929-1948 1
Giudice | Antonio del | 1657-1733 | Duke of Giovinazzo, prince of Cellamare | Spanish nobleman and diplomat 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
Gray | A F | b 1925 | Meteorological Officer 1
Great Britain | Colonial Service | Kenya 1
Grigg | Edward William Macleay | 1879-1955 | 1st Baron Altrincham | politician 1
Hewitt | Luisa | fl. 1913-1952 | daughter of Heinrich Krebs, Librarian of the Taylor Institution 1
Hollingworth | Richard | fl 1700-1799 1
Hyde | Edward | 1609-1674 | 1st Earl of Clarendon | Lord Chancellor 1
Jewitt | Thomas Orlando Sheldon | 1799-1869 | engraver 1
Knox | Robert | 1641-1720 | merchant and writer on Ceylon 1
Lewis | John | 1675-1747 | Antiquary 1
Little | Francis Lawrence Gore | 1841-1914 | Chief Constable of Preston Lancashire 1
Lowther | Muriel Frances | fl 1893-1952 | daughter of Sir George Herbert Farrar 1
Ludlow | Edward | 1616/17-1692 | Army officer and regicide 1
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 1
Masterman | John Cecil | 1891-1977 | Sir | Knight and Provost of Worcester College Oxford 1
Meredith | George Dudley | fl 1921-1946 | Gold Coast Survey Department 1
Meteorological Office 1
Murray | Denis | b 1923 1
Neufville | Nicolas | de | 1543-1617 | seigneur de Villeroy, was secretary of state under four kings of France: Charles XI, Henry III, Henry IV and Louis XIII 1
Owen | Donald Adrian | fl 1880-1952 | Resident in Sarawak 1
Parker | Henry Perlee | 1795-1873 | Portrait and genre painter 1
Parry | Charles Henry | 1779-1860 | Physician 1
Potts | Brian Havelock | fl 1912-1931 | settler in Kenya 1
Powys Cobb | Dorothy | fl 1924-1961 | daughter of Edward Powys Cobb, farmer in Kenya 1
Powys Cobb | Edward | fl 1924-1961 | farmer in Kenya 1
Reade | Edward Anderdon | 1807-1886 | Bengal Civil Servant and Historian 1
Reade | William Winwood | 1838-1875 | Traveller and Novelist 1
Rey | Sir | Charles Fernand | 1877-1968 | Knight | Soldier and Civil Servant 1
Rey | family 1
Rossetti | Gabriele | 1783-1854 | Professor of Italian King's College London 1
Rossetti | William Michael | 1829-1919 | Man of Letters and Art Critic 1
Shields | Cuthbert James | 1840-1908 | historian | formerly Robert Laing 1
Simcox | Edith | 1844-1901 | Anthropologist and political activist 1
Smith | James Stewart | 1900-1987 | Colonial Administrator 1
Stevenson | Robert Louis | 1850-1894 | Writer 1
Stukeley | William | 1687-1765 | antiquary and natural philosopher 1
Thomas | Helen Berenice | 1877-1967 | nee Noble | autobiographer 1
Thomson | Humphrey | b. 1735 1
Whitfield | Mary L. | fl. 1962 1
Whythorne | Thomas | 1528-1595 | Composer 1
Williams | Frances M | 1904-1991 | Oxford University Press Employee 1
Wynne | Robert | d 1743 | Chancellor of St Asaph 1
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Language
English 55
French 1
Italian 1