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Collection

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

'Apte and fit similes taken out of learned mens sermons in Oxford 1590: begin the xxiith of Aprill', possibly by Robert Cawdray

'Apte and fit similes taken out of learned mens sermons in Oxford 1590: begin the xxiith of Aprill', possibly by Robert Cawdray
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3400
Extents: 18 Leaves
Dates: 1590
Collection

Archive of (Arthur) St. John Adcock

Archive of (Arthur) St. John Adcock
Extents: 4.03 Linear metres (71 boxes)
Dates: 19th-20th century
Collection

Archive of Bruce Montgomery 'Edmund Crispin'

Archive of Bruce Montgomery, (1921-1978), detective novelist writing under the pseudonym of Edmund Crispin, and composer in his own name.
Extents: 28.5 Linear metres (187 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1921-78
Collection

Archive of C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] and his wife Jill Balcon

The archive of the poet and novelist C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] (1904-1972) and his wife, the actress Jill Balcon (1925-2009).
Extents: 9.3 Linear metres (66 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1928-2009; 1778-2009
Collection

Archive of (Charles) Bruce Chatwin

Papers of (Charles) Bruce Chatwin (1940-1989), writer.
Extents: 18.92 Linear metres (175 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1963-1989
Collection

Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke

Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke
Extents: 1.70 Linear metres (22 boxes)
Dates: 1882-1969
Collection

Archive of Edmund Clerihew Bentley

Archive of Edmund Clerihew Bentley
Extents: 2.11 Linear metres (29 boxes)
Dates: 1890-1955
Collection

Archive of E.K. Chambers

Archive of E.K. Chambers, 1930
Extents: 0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)
Dates: 1930
Collection

Archive of Ethel Sidgwick

Archive of Ethel Sidgwick
Extents: 1.28 Linear metres (16 boxes)
Dates: 1876-1960
Collection

Archive of Evelyn Sharp

Archive of Evelyn Sharp
Extents: 2.31 Linear metres (39 Boxes)
Dates: 1845-1955
Collection

Archive of Frederick Louis MacNeice

Papers of the poet and playwright Frederick Louis MacNeice (1907-1963), with papers of Hedli MacNeice, née Anderson (1907-1990)
Extents: 10.17 Linear metres (76 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1917-1989; n.d.
Collection

Archive of Geoffrey Tillotson

Archive of Geoffrey Tillotson
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: 1935-1964
Collection

Archive of Gillian and John Sutro

Papers of Gillian and John Sutro, 20th cent.
Extents: 22.77 Linear metres (207 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1893-1999, n.d.
Collection

Archive of Herbert Davis

Archive of Herbert Davis
Extents: 1.21 Linear metres (11 boxes)
Dates: 1933-67
Collection

Archive of H.W. Nevinson

Archive of H.W. Nevinson
Extents: 2.37 Linear metres (45 boxes)
Dates: 1860-1942
Collection

Archive of John Everett Butt

Correspondence and notes of John Everett Butt, 1932-64.
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-64
Collection

Archive of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), and the Edgeworth family, 17th-19th century

Correspondence and literary papers of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), with papers of Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham Edgeworth and other members of the Edgeworth family, mainly 1778-1886.
Extents: 12.65 Linear metres (115 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1768-1849, 17th-19th century
Collection

Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker

Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker
Extents: 1.67 Linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: 1807-1965

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20th century 104
English literature -- 20th century 90
English literature 50
19th century 48
English literature -- 19th century 29
18th century 20
17th century 15
Literature 15
21st century 12
English literature -- 18th century 10
Literature -- 20th century 9
Poetry 9
Correspondence 8
English poetry -- 20th century 7
Authors -- 20th century 6
16th century 5
Children's literature 5
English literature -- 17th century 5
Novelists -- 20th century 5
Authors 4
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Diaries 4
English poetry 4
Lectures and lecturing 4
Literary criticism 4
Religion 4
Sermons 4
Authors -- 19th century 3
Diaries -- 20th century 3
Ireland 3
Theater -- England 3
Art, British -- 21st century -- Exhibitions 2
Austen -- Jane -- 1775-1817 2
Dissertations, Academic 2
English literature -- 16th century 2
Germany 2
Journalism 2
Letters -- 20th century 2
Novelists 2
Poets 2
Poets -- 20th century 2
Theater 2
Women 2
Academic writing 1
Adventure stories 1
Anthroposophy 1
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Authors, English -- 20th century 1
Autobiography 1
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English literature -- Old English, c. 450-1100 1
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Essex (England) 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- 1800-1918 1
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Free trade in literature 1
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Glasgow (Scotland) 1
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Great Britain -- Politics and Government -- 17th century 1
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Indexed names
Lewis| Clive Staples | 1898-1963 | writer 20
Benson | Edward Frederic | 1867-1940 | Author 4
Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 4
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 4
Godwin | William | 1756–1836 | writer 4
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 4
Austen | Jane | 1775-1817 | Novelist 3
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 3
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 3
Greene | Henry Graham | 1904-1991 | novelist 3
Hooper | Walter McGehee | b.1931 | literary advisor 3
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 3
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 3
Pym | Barbara Mary Crampton | 1913-1980 | Novelist 3
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 3
Spender | Sir | Stephen Harold | 1909-1995 | Knight | poet 3
Tolkien | John Ronald Reuel | 1892-1973 | Philologist and Author 3
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 3
Aldiss | Brian Wilson | 1925-2017 | writer 2
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 2
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Barfield | Owen | 1898-1997 | author and poet 2
Chambers | Edmund Kerchever | 1866-1954 | Sir | Knight and English Scholar 2
Chapman | Robert William | 1881-1960 | English Scholar and Editor 2
Coppard | Alfred Edgar | 1878-1957 | writer 2
Greene | Vivien | 1904-2003 | collector 2
MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 2
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Spender | Natasha | 1919-2010 | née Litvin | concert pianist 2
Adams | Richard George | 1920-2016 | Author 1
Adcock | Arthur St John | 1864-1930 | Novelist 1
Adcock | Marion L | fl 1879-1890 1
Addison | Joseph | 1672-1719 | poet and statesman 1
Aikin | Lucy | 1781-1864 | historian 1
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 1
Amis | Martin Louis | b 1949 | author 1
Ashburnham | Bertrum | 1797-1878 | 4th Earl of Ashburnham 1
Aubrey | John | 1626-1697 | antiquary and biographer 1
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 1
Balcon | Jill Angela Henriette | 1925-2009 | actress and broadcaster 1
Banmer | Sir | Thomas | d. 1746 1
Bayley | John Oliver | 1925-2015 | literary critic and novelist 1
Beckford | William | 1760-1844 | author, MP, art collector 1
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 1
Bennett | Alan | b. 1934 | British playwright |screenwriter, actor, and author 1
Benson Arthur Christopher | 1862-1925 | Writer 1
Benson family 1
Benson | Edward White | 1829-1896 | Archbishop of Canterbury 1
Benson | Margaret | 1865-1916 | Egyptologist and religious philosopher 1
Benson | Robert Hugh | 1871-1914 | Roman Catholic writer and apologist 1
Bentley | Edmund Clerihew | 1875-1956 | Writer 1
Berlin | Sir | Isaiah | 1909-1997 | Knight | historian and philosopher 1
Betjeman | Penelope | 1910-1986 | writer 1
Bide | Peter | Reverend | 1912-2003 | priest 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Blaker | Richard Sidney | 1893-1940 | Author 1
Bles | (David) Geoffrey | 1886-1957 | publisher 1
Blunt | Wilfrid Scawen | 1840-1922 | poet and writer 1
Bradley | A. C. | fl. 1895 1
Brooke | Stopford Augustus | 1832-1916 | preacher and writer 1
Butt | John Everett | 1906-1965 | Professor of English Literature at Edinburgh 1
Byron | Anne Isabella | 1792-1860 | Baroness Wentworth | Social reformer, philanthropist 1
Byron | George Gordon | 1788-1824 | | 6th Baron Byron | poet 1
Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author 1
Cawdray | Robert | fl 1600 | author of 'A Treasurie or Store-house of Similies' 1
Cawkwell | Sarah | 1950- | artist 1
Chapman | Thomas | fl 1766 | author 1
Chatwin | Charles Bruce | 1940-1989 | Writer 1
Cibber | Colley | 1671-1757 | Actor and dramatist 1
Coghill | Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer | 1899-1980 | literary historian 1
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 1
Congreve | William | 1670-1729 | Dramatist 1
D'Ewes | Sir | Simonds | 1602-1650 | 1st baronet | Diarist and antiquary 1
Davis | Herbert John | 1893-1967 | English Scholar 1
Davis | Herbert John | 1893-1967 | English scholar 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
Deneke | Clara Sophie | 1847-1933 | Author 1
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 1
Deneke | Margaret Clara Adele | 1882-1969 | Author and Musicologist 1
Desaguliers | John Theophilus | 1683-1744 | natural philosopher and engineer 1
Digby | George | 1612-1677 | Politician 1
Digby | Sir | Kenelm | 1603-1665 | Knight | Author Naval Commander and Diplomat 1
Dodds | Eric Robertson | 1893-1979 | classical scholar 1
Dryden | John | 1631-1700 | poet, playwright, and critic 1
Earle | John | d. 1665 | Bishop 1
Edgeworth | Michael Pakenham | 1812-1881 | Botanist 1
Fanshawe | Sir | Richard | 1608-1666 | 1st Baronet | Diplomat and Author 1
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 1
Fisher | John | c.1469-1535 | Saint | bishop of Rochester, cardinal, and martyr 1
Gaignieres | Francois Roger De | 1642-1715 | French genealogist, antiquary and collector 1
Galsworthy | John | 1867-1933 | novelist and playwright 1
Garland | Alex | b 1970 | writer and filmmaker 1
Garland | Nicholas | b 1935 | political cartoonist 1
Garnett | David | 1892-1981 | writer and publisher 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
Gosse | Sir | Edmund William | 1849-1928 | Knight | poet, biographer and literary critic 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
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Language
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Cornish 1
English 163
English, Middle (1100-1500) 1
French 5
German 3
Irish 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 2
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Italian 1
Latin 8