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Guardbook containing material relating to Madeleine Henrey

Guardbook containing material relating to Madeleine Henrey
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 317
Extents: 44 Leaves
Dates: 1864, 1948-1981
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Guardbook containing Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer Coghill, 'Song for Hugo'

Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer Coghill, 'Song for Hugo'.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 67, fols. 3-4
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: 1979
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Guardbook containing three poems by Elizabeth Jennings, with three drawings

Guardbook containing (fols. 5-11) three poems by Elizabeth Jennings [c. 1965], with three drawings, 1963.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 67
Extents: 7 Leaves
Dates: 1963- c.1965
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The Happy Hypocrite with notes by Max Beerbohm

The Happy Hypocrite with notes by Max Beerbohm
Shelfmark: Walpole e. 48
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: n.d., c. 1896-1937
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Holograph draft of 'Strife' by John Galsworthy

Holograph draft of 'Strife' by John Galsworthy
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 6
Extents: 152 Leaves
Dates: 1907
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Holograph draft of 'The atom of God' by John Drinkwater

Holograph draft of 'The atom of God' by John Drinkwater
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 11
Extents: 13 Leaves
Dates: 18 Sept. 1923
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Holograph draft of 'The old ladies' by Hugh Walpole

Holograph draft of 'The old ladies' by Hugh Walpole
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 7
Extents: 526 Leaves
Dates: Nov. 1923-Jan. 1924
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Holograph fair copy of 'Youth's funeral' by Rupert Brooke

Holograph fair copy of 'Youth's funeral' by Rupert Brooke
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 1
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: c. 1918
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Holograph poem by Hugo Manning, 'The Thorn and the Lotus'

Holograph poem by Hugo Manning, 'The Thorn and the Lotus', 1976.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 258
Extents: 14 Leaves
Dates: 1976
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Ian Fleming, manuscript of 'Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang', the first two adventures [lacking 'Adventure 3']

Ian Fleming, manuscript of 'Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang', the first two adventures [lacking 'Adventure 3']
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2718
Extents: 74 Leaves
Dates: 1964
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Ian Hamilton, J. D. Salinger: A Writing Life

Ian Hamilton, J. D. Salinger: A Writing Life
Shelfmark: MS. Facs. c. 131
Extents: 358 Leaves
Dates: [1980s], n.d.
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Incomplete copy of 'The silver king' by H. A. Jones and Henry Herman

Incomplete copy of 'The silver king' by H. A. Jones and Henry Herman
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 12
Extents: 264 Leaves
Dates: 1907
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Interview of Philip Larkin with Miriam Gross, with correspondence

Typescript interview of Philip Larkin with Miriam Gross for The Observer, with manuscript corrections by Larkin, and associated correspondence.
Shelfmark: MS. 16084
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1979
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Iris Murdoch, holograph preface to Wendy Campbell-Purdie, Women Against the Desert (London, 1967)

Iris Murdoch, preface to Wendy Campbell-Purdie, Women Against the Desert (London, 1967).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 12-13
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: n.d. [c. 1967]
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Ivor Treby archive

Correspondence and papers of Ivor Treby, poet, gay literary activist and Michael Field researcher.
Extents: 4.5 Linear metres (30 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1884-2012
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J. G. Rideout, 'Byron's reading in English literature', typescript B. Litt. thesis, submitted unsuccessfully, Oxford

J. G. Rideout, 'Byron's reading in English literature', typescript B. Litt. thesis, submitted unsuccessfully, Oxford
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 809
Extents: 204 Leaves
Dates: 1939
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J.G. Edwards, 'The novels of Susan Ferrier considered in relation to the work of some other women novelists of her period', MA thesis, University of Wales

J.G. Edwards, 'The novels of Susan Ferrier considered in relation to the work of some other women novelists of her period', MA thesis, University of Wales
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 444
Extents: 87 Leaves
Dates: 1953
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The John Ryder Archive

Papers and correspondence of John Ryder (1917–2001), book designer, art director, and typographer.
Extents: 156.22 Linear metres (440 boxes)
Dates: Majority of material found within [1548]-2001; [1890]-2001
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Jon Stallworthy, 'Confessions of a Literary Resurrection Man'

Jon Stallworthy, 'Confessions of a Literary Resurrection Man', amended typescript of a lecture given to the Friends of the Bodleian Annual General Meeting.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6825, fols. 8-40
Extents: 33 Leaves
Dates: 1999
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Joyce Cary's pencil sketches of illustrations for a limited edition of his novel, The Horse's Mouth (London, 1957)

Joyce Cary's pencil sketches of illustrations for a limited edition of his novel, The Horse's Mouth (London, 1957).
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 179, fols. 18-25
Extents: 8 Leaves
Dates: 1957

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20th century 532
Literature 260
English literature -- 20th century 122
English literature 87
19th century 71
Letters 59
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Poets 32
English Literature 30
English poetry -- 20th century 30
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Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 6
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Indexed names
Lewis | Clive Staples | 1898-1963 | writer 54
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 13
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | Soldier, Author, and Archaeologist known as Lawrence of Arabia 12
Tolkien | John Ronald Reuel | 1892-1973 | philologist and author 11
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 10
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 9
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 9
Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author 6
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 6
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | poet and novelist 6
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 5
Pym | Barbara Mary Crampton | 1913-1980 | Novelist 5
University of Oxford 5
Benson | Edward Frederic | 1867-1940 | author 4
Coghill | Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer | 1899-1980 | literary historian 4
Dodds | Eric Robertson | 1893-1979 | classical scholar 4
Dodgson | Edward Spencer | 1857-1922 | Bascologist 4
Grahame | Kenneth | 1859-1932 | writer and secretary of the Bank of England 4
Greene | Henry Graham | 1904-1991 | novelist 4
Lambert | Jack Walter | 1917-1985 | literary critic and editor 4
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MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 4
Sayers | Dorothy Leigh | 1893-1957 | playwright, author and humanist 4
Spender | Sir | Stephen Harold | 1909-1995 | Knight | poet 4
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 3
Chambers | Edmund Kerchever | 1866-1954 | Sir | Knight and English Scholar 3
Chapman | Robert William | 1881-1960 | English Scholar and Editor 3
Clark | Andrew | 1854-1922 | Clergyman and Antiquary 3
Coppard | Alfred Edgar | 1878-1957 | writer 3
Hooper | Walter McGehee | 1931-2020 | literary advisor 3
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 3
Lambert | Catherine | nee Read | b. 1918 | vocal coach 3
Lewis | Cecil | Day- | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist 3
Murdoch | Dame | Iris | 1919-1999 | novelist and philosopher 3
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 3
Poynton | Arthur Blackburne | 1867-1944 | Greek scholar 3
Starkie | Enid | 1897-1970 | scholar 3
Wain | John Barrington | 1925-1994 | writer and poet 3
Aldiss | Brian Wilson | 1925-2017 | writer 2
Aldwinkle | Stella | fl 1954 2
Alighieri | Dante | 1265-1321 | poet 2
Barfield | Owen | 1898-1997 | author and poet 2
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 2
Belloc | Joseph Hilaire Pierre | 1870-1953 | writer and historian 2
Betjeman | Sir | John | 1906-1984 | Knight | Poet Laureate and writer 2
Bladen | Peter | 1922-2001 | Poet 2
Bridges | Mary Monica | 1863-1949 | née Waterhouse | wife of Robert Bridges 2
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | poet laureate 2
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 2
Cornwell | David John Moore | 1931-2020 | writer, pseudonym John le Carré 2
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 | German scholar 2
Dodds | Annie Edwards | 1886/7–1973 | née Powell | lecturer in English at Reading University 2
Flecker | Herman James Elroy | 1884-1915 | poet and playwright 2
Gibson | Wilfrid Wilson | 1878-1962 | Georgian poet 2
Gosse | Sir | Edmund William | 1849-1928 | Knight | poet, biographer and literary critic 2
Grahame (née Thomson) | Elspeth | 1862–1946 2
Grahame | Elspeth S | 1862-1946 2
Greene | Vivien | 1904-2003 | collector 2
Hardie | Frank Martin | fl. 1926-1977 | author 2
Heaney | Seamus | 1939-2013 | Poet and Lecturer 2
Henrey | Madeleine (Mrs Robert Henrey) | 13 Aug. 1906–25 April 2004 | authoress 2
Hermogenes | 161-180 | of Tarsus, Greek rhetorician 2
Hewitt | William Graily | 1864-1952 | Novelist and calligrapher 2
Jennings | Elizabeth Joan | 1926-2001 | poet 2
Kafka | Franz | 1883-1924 | Writer 2
Kennedy | Ludovic Henry Coverley | b 1919 | Writer and Broadcaster 2
Montgomery | Robert Bruce | 1921-1978 | Composer and writer as Edmund Crispin 2
Moore | Edward | 1835-1916 | Principal of St. Edmund Hall, Oxford 2
Needham | Rodney | 1923-2006 | Anthropologist 2
Newman | John Henry | 1801-1890 | theologian and cardinal 2
Oxford University Writers' Club. 2
Ridler | Anne Barbara | 1912-2001 | née Bradby | poet and writer 2
Sassoon | Siegfried | 1886-1967 | poet 2
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist 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
Spender | Natasha | 1919-2010 | née Litvin | concert pianist 2
Stallworthy | Jon (Howie) | 1935-2014 | poet and literary critic 2
Streatfeild | Mary Noel | 1895-1986 | author 2
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 2
Thwaite | Ann Barbara | 1932 | née Harrop | biographer 2
Thwaite | Anthony | b. 1930 | poet and writer 2
Treby | Ivor | 1933-2012 | poet, gay literary activist and Michael Field researcher 2
Trollope | Anthony | 1815-1882 | novelist 2
Wells | Herbert George | 1866-1946 | novelist 2
Wordsworth | Christopher | fl. 1910 2
Abbo of Fleury | ? 945-1004 | French monk 1
Abbott | Claude Colleer |17 April 1889–17 Sept. 1971 | Professor of English Language and Literature in the University of Durham, 1932–54, Emeritus Professor, 1954 1
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Adams | Richard George | 1920-2016 | Author 1
Adcock | Arthur St John | 1864-1930 | Novelist 1
Adcock | Marion L | fl 1879-1890 1
Algarotti | Francesco | 1712-1764 | Poet and scholar 1
Amis | Martin Louis | b 1949 | author 1
Anderson | J G C | fl 1901 1
Aristotle | 384-322 BC | Greek philosopher 1
Arlott | (Leslie Thomas) John | 1914-1991 | writer and broadcaster 1
Armiger | Miles Christian | fl. 20th century 1
Ashbaugh | Dennis | 1946- | Artist 1
Aubrey | John | 1626-1697 | antiquary and biographer 1
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Language
English 521
French 25
German 19
Latin 14
Italian 11
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 8
Spanish; Castilian 8
Dutch; Flemish 6
Chinese 4
Polish 4
Russian 4
Czech 3
Danish 3
Japanese 3
Welsh 3
Basque 2
Greek, Modern (1453-) 2
Croatian 2
Norwegian 2
Swedish 2