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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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Archive of Robert White

Archive of Robert White, written in A.D. 1767-1770 by R. White.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. D. 90
Extents: 17 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1767-1770 by R. White
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Archive of Samuel Gale

Archive of Samuel Gale, 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 66
Extents: 131 Leaves
Dates: 18th century
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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 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 in the hand of an amanuensis of 'Original letters, papers etc... . relative to English and other antiquities ... Vol. C', collected and annotated by A. C. Ducarel

Copies in the hand of an amanuensis of 'Original letters, papers etc... . relative to English and other antiquities ... Vol. C', collected and annotated by A. C. Ducarel
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 436
Extents: 172 Leaves
Dates: 18th century
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Copy of a letter in verse, 'O tempora O mores', from Robert Southey to C. W. W. Wynn

Copy of a letter in verse, 'O tempora O mores', from Robert Southey to C. W. W. Wynn.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 27
Extents: 10 Leaves
Dates: 1791
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Correspondence and papers of George Grenville relating to the holding of the assizes at Buckingham or Aylesbury

Correspondence and papers of George Grenville relating to the holding of the assizes at Buckingham or Aylesbury, 1747.
Shelfmark: MS. Willis 114
Extents: 38 Leaves
Dates: 1747
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Correspondence and papers of Samuel Parr

Correspondence and papers of Samuel Parr
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 274
Extents: 263 Leaves
Dates: c. 1770-1829
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Correspondence of bp. William Nicolson

Correspondence of bp. William Nicolson, written in A.D. 1686-1716.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 217
Extents: 72 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1686-1716
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Correspondence of Edmond Malone, chiefly his letters to dr. Thomas Percy, bp. of Dromore

Correspondence of Edmond Malone, chiefly his letters to dr. Thomas Percy, bp. of Dromore, written in 1767-1811, chiefly by E. Malone.
Shelfmark: MS. Malone 26
Extents: 182 Leaves
Dates: written in 1767-1811, chiefly by E. Malone
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Correspondence of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, whilst Governor of Grenada, the Grenadines and Tobago

Official correspondence between Macartney (as Governor-in-Chief of Grenada, the Grenadines and Tobago) and Admiral John Byron, Admiral Samuel Barrington, and the naval and military officers in the West Indies, relating to operations against the French.
Shelfmark: MSS.W.Ind.s.9
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1767-1806
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Correspondence of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, whilst Governor of the Cape of Good Hope

The correspondence consists of: Official letter-book of Macartney whilst Governor of the Cape of Good Hope, comprising his entire correspondence with people connected with the government at the Cape, 8 May 1797 to 20 November 1798 (reference: MSS.Afr.t.2) Original entry book of letters addressed to various Statesmen, Admirals, Generals, Governors, on affairs of state, 9 February 1797 to 2…
Extents: 4 Volumes
Dates: 1797-1798, 1801
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Correspondence of Henry Dundas and Robert Saunders Dundas

Letters, mainly to the 1st and 2nd Viscounts Melville, relating to the West Indies.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: 1781-1830
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Correspondence of Richard Gough with J. C. Brooke

Correspondence of Richard Gough with J. C. Brooke, 1776-1793.
Shelfmark: MS. Gough gen. top. 45
Extents: 48 Leaves
Dates: 1776-1793
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Eighteenth-century notebook containing list by P. F. Hinton of works by or relating to R. B. Sheridan in his possession

Eighteenth-century notebook containing list by P. F. Hinton of works by or relating to R. B. Sheridan in his possession
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 463
Extents: 55 Leaves
Dates: 1928, 1930

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18th century 69
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19th century 29
17th century 22
16th century 13
20th century 13
Antiquarians 10
Oxfordshire (England) 6
x - 15th century 6
Antiquarians -- Great Britain -- Correspondence 5
Great Britain -- Topography 5
Letters 5
Poetry 4
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France 3
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Great Britain -- Colonies -- 18th century 3
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Religion 3
Accounts 2
Bishops 2
English literature 2
English literature -- 18th century 2
English literature -- 19th century 2
Literature 2
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x - 13th century 2
x - 14th century 2
Anatomy 1
Antiquarian booksellers 1
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Indexed names
Macartney | George | 1737-1806 | 1st Earl Macartney | diplomatist and colonial governor 4
Ducarel | Andrew Coltee | 1713-1785 | Antiquary 3
Percy | Thomas | 1729-1811 | Bishop of Dromore and antiquary 3
Willis | Browne | 1682-1760 | Antiquary and Numismatist 3
Dampier | John Lucius | 1792-1853 | Vice-Warden of the Stannaries Court 2
Douglas | John | 1721-1807 | Bishop of Salisbury and writer 2
Dundas | Henry | 1742-1811 | 1st Viscount Melville | statesman 2
Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 2
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 2
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 2
Goddard | Austin P. | fl. 1726-1758 | of London 2
University of Oxford 2
Aikin | Lucy | 1781-1864 | historian 1
Alberoni | Giulio | 1664-1752 | cardinal 1
Aldrich | Henry | 1648-1710 | composer 1
Arnobius | d. c.330 | of Sicca | Early Christian apologist 1
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Atterbury | Francis | 1662-1732 | Bishop of Rochester 1
Backhouse | William | 1593-1662 | alchemist and antiquary 1
Bacon | Dame | Elizabeth | c.1541-1621 | also Elizabeth Doyley and Elizabeth Periam | aristocrat 1
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Baker | Samuel | fl. c.1690 1
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barrington | Samuel | 1729-1800 | Admiral 1
Baruffaldi | Gerolamo | 1675-1755 | the elder | priest, poet and scholar 1
Bates | Thomas | fl. 1677 | musician 1
Bawdler | Thomas | fl. 1755-1760 1
Bedingfield | Sir | Henry Arundell | c.1686-1760 | 3rd Baronet Bedingfeld of Oxburgh 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
Blomefield | Francis | 1705-1752 | topographical historian and Church of England clergyman 1
Blomfield | James Charles | 1821-1895 | Rector of Launton Antiquary 1
Board of Longitude | 1713-1828 1
Bower | Archibald | c.1686-1766 | religious controversialist and historical writer 1
Boyle | John | 1707-1762 | 5th earl of Cork and Orrery 1
Bradley | James | 1693-1762 | Chaplain to Bishop of Hereford, astronomer 1
Brent | Sir | Nathaniel | 1573/4-1652 | ecclesiastical lawyer and college head 1
Briscoe | A. | Tindale | fl. c.1895 1
Briscoe | John | fl. 1872 | surgeon of Oxford prison 1
Brooke | John Charles | 1748-1794 | Herald, Antiquary, and Topographer 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Brookes | Thomas | fl. 1765-1795 | grocer 1
Brookes | William | fl. 1765-1795 | of Churchill 1
Browne | family | of Launton 1
Buckland | William | 1784-1856 | Dean of Westminster, geologist 1
Burton | John | 1710-1771 | Antiquary 1
Butler | James | 1665-1745 | 2nd Duke of Ormonde | Army officer, politician and Jacobite conspirator 1
Byron | John | 1723-1786 | Vice Admiral 1
Canning | George | 1770-1827 | Politician and parodist, prime minister of Great Britain 1827 1
Canonici | Matteo Luigi | 1727-1805 | Jesuit 1
Capponi | Scipione | fl. 1726-1734 | marquis 1
Carpenter | George | 1750-1805 | 2nd Earl of Tyrconnell | politician 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
Clarke | Adam | 1762-1832 | Wesleyan Methodist minister and scholar 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | anti-slavery agitator 1
Congreve | William | 1670-1729 | Dramatist 1
Cope | A. D. | fl. 1909 1
Coucher | Robert | fl. c.1690 1
Council of Trent | 1545-1563 1
Courayer | Pierre-François | Le | 1681-1776 | librarian and theological writer 1
Cuvier | Jean Léopold Nicolas Frédéric | 1769-1832 | Baron Cuvier | alias Georges Cuvier | naturalist and zoologist 1
Dodington | George Bubb | 1691-1762 | Baron Melcombe, politician and diarist 1
Draper | Colonel | William | b. 1620 | politician 1
Drummond | Robert Hay | 1711-1776 | archbishop of York 1
Dundas | Robert Saunders | 1771-1851 | 2nd Viscount Melville | statesman 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
Fairfax | Sir | William | d. 1597 | politician 1
Finzi | Gerald Raphael | 1901-1956 | composer 1
Fleury | André-Hercule | de | 1653-1743 | Cardinal 1
Forbes | Robert | bap.1708-1775 | Jacobite annalist and Scottish Episcopal bishop of Ross and Caithness 1
Forrest | Sir | George William David Starck | 1845-1926 | Knight | historian 1
Foscolo | Ugo | 1778-1827 | poet and revolutionary 1
Fulkes | Thomas | fl. 1651-1673 | of Merton College, Oxford 1
Gale | Samuel | 1682-1754 | antiquary 1
Gibson | Edmund | 1669-1748 | Bishop of London and antiquary 1
Gibson | Strickland | 1877-1958 | Librarian and Bibliographer 1
Gilpin | William | 1724-1804 | Clergyman, educationist, biographer and topographer 1
Goadby | Frank Reginald Lindsay | 1899-1985 | Brigadier Historian of Standlake 1
Gore | Hugh | fl. 1644-1645 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 1
Grenville | George | 1712-1770 | prime minister 1
Gustavus Adolphus II | 1594-1632 | King of Sweden 1
Hauteville | Marie Anne | Tancrede | de 1
Hawksmoor | Nicholas | 1661-1736 | Architect 1
Henri IV | 1553-1610 | King of France and Navarre 1
Hickes | George | 1642-1715 | Dean of Worcester, nonjuror, philologist, and antiquary 1
Hickman | Willoughby | 1688-1712 | of Gainsborough, Lincs. 1
Hine | Reginald Leslie | 1883-1949 | Lawyer and author 1
Hodgson | Bernard | bap. 1743-1805 | college head 1
Holland | Peter | 1766-1855 | physician 1
Holland | Sir | Henry | 1788-1873 | 1st baronet | physician 1
Hutchin | Hugh | fl. 1706 1
Jaynes | Henry | fl. 1715 1
Kemble | John | Philip | 1757-1823 | actor 1
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Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 59
French 6
Italian 10
Latin 2