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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
Single Item

Album of manuscript verse by Caroline de Crespigny, Thomas Medwin and other contemporary English and German poets, with some original drawings and watercolours

Caroline de Crespigny’s album is made up predominantly of original autograph verse by herself, Thomas Medwin and the German poets they encountered and translated. Tipped in, pinned or loosely inserted are also original drawings and watercolours, together with cut-outs and press cuttings, and one music manuscript. As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished. A number of other pieces remain unidentified.
Shelfmark: MS. 11916
Extents: 1.0 volume
Dates: 1838-1861, n.d.
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Archive of A. Maud Bodkin

Archive of A. Maud Bodkin
Extents: 0.21 linear metres (3 boxes)
Dates: 1928-1967
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Archive of (Arthur) St. John Adcock

Archive of (Arthur) St. John Adcock
Extents: 4.03 linear metres (71 boxes)
Dates: 19th-20th century
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Archive of Barbara Mary Crampton Pym

Papers of Barbara Mary Crampton Pym (1913-80), novelist.
Extents: 11 linear metres (178 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1913-1980
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Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke

Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke
Extents: 1.70 linear metres (22 boxes)
Dates: 1882-1969
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Archive of Edmund Clerihew Bentley

Archive of Edmund Clerihew Bentley
Extents: 2.11 linear metres (29 boxes)
Dates: 1890-1955
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Archive of Ethel Sidgwick

Archive of Ethel Sidgwick
Extents: 1.28 linear metres (16 boxes)
Dates: 1876-1960
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Archive of Falconer Madan relating to Manuscripts of Vergil

Archive of Falconer Madan relating to Manuscripts of Vergil.
Extents: 0.10 linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1876-80
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Archive of John Hungerford Pollen and the Pollen Family

The archive of John Hungerford Pollen (1820-1902), decorative artist and Roman Catholic convert, and the Pollen family, 1828-2017.
Extents: 6.0 linear metres (44 boxes; 2 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1828-2017
Collection

Archive of Kenneth Grahame

Archive of Kenneth Grahame
Extents: 2.27 linear metres (37 boxes)
Dates: 19th-20th century
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Archive of Leonard Green

Literary and other papers of Leonard Green (fl. 1906-1957).
Extents: 0.55 linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1906-57, n.d.
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Archive of Michael Sayers

Archive of Michael Sayers (1911-2010), writer
Extents: 12.45 linear metres (88 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1878, c. 1922-2015
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Archive of R.S. Blaker

Archive of R.S. Blaker
Extents: 4.58 linear metres (70 boxes)
Dates: 1916-1966
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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.
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Askew Manuscripts

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

Papers relating to the Beddoes and Edgeworth family.
Extents: 3.21 linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: late 17th century-1942
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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
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A common place book ('Liber C'), containing extracts chiefly from Latin classical authors and from modern historical works in Latin and English

A common place book ('Liber C')
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. b. 6
Extents: 466 pages
Dates: Written chiefly in about 1600-1630

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20th century 30
19th century 28
Literature 27
Authors 21
18th century 14
Authors -- 20th century 14
Authors, Classical 11
English literature -- 20th century 10
17th century 9
English literature 8
Poetry 8
Authors -- 19th century 6
Classical literature 6
English literature -- 19th century 6
Poets 6
Literature -- 20th century 5
16th century 4
Diaries 4
21st century 3
Authors, English 3
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Authors, English -- 19th century 3
Authors, English -- 20th century 3
Diaries -- 20th century 3
English poetry -- Women authors 3
Ireland 3
Letters -- 20th century 3
Literature -- Translations 3
Novelists 3
Novelists -- 20th century 3
Women authors, English -- 20th century 3
Antiquarians 2
Childrens literature -- 20th century 2
Church Architecture | England 2
Church of England -- Clergy 2
Drama 2
English poetry 2
English poetry -- 20th century 2
Humanities 2
India 2
Latin literature 2
Manuscripts, Latin 2
Photography 2
Theology 2
Women 2
x - 15th century 2
13th century 1
14th century 1
Anabaptists 1
Apartheid -- South Africa 1
Art 1
Art, British -- 19th century 1
Art, British -- 20th century 1
Art, British -- 20th century -- Exhibitions 1
Art, Victorian -- England 1
Authors -- 18th century 1
Authors, German -- 20th century 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting 1
Bible 1
Bible -- O.T. -- Psalms 1
Biography 1
Biography -- 18th century 1
Biography -- 19th century 1
Books and reading 1
Booksellers and bookselling 1
Catalogs, Book 1
Catholic Church 1
Catholic Church -- England 1
Catholics -- England -- Intellectual life 1
Children's literature 1
Church music -- Catholic Church 1
Civil Service -- India 1
Classicists 1
Collectors and collecting 1
Commonplace-books 1
Constitutions 1
Contracts 1
Correspondence 1
Diaries -- 18th century 1
Diaries -- 19th century 1
Dissenters 1
Dorset (England) 1
Drama -- 20th century 1
Drawing 1
Durham (England: County) 1
Ecclesiastical courts 1
English diaries -- 19th century 1
English language -- Dialects -- England, Northern 1
English literature -- 18th century 1
Essays 1
Essex (England) 1
Feminism 1
Fiction 1
Flanders (Belgium) 1
France 1
Genealogy 1
German poetry -- Women authors 1
Great Britain 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- Administration -- 20th century 1
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Indexed names
University of Oxford 3
Grahame | Elspeth S | 1862-1946 2
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 2
Pym | Barbara Mary Crampton | 1913-1980 | Novelist 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
Adcock | Arthur St John | 1864-1930 | Novelist 1
Adcock | Marion L | fl 1879-1890 1
Askew | Anthony | 1722-1774 | Classical Scholar, Physician, and Collector of MSS and Books 1
Ault | Norman | 1880-1950 | Author and Artist 1
Austen | Cassandra Elizabeth | 1773–1845 | sister of Jane Austen 1
Austen | Jane | 1775-1817 | Novelist 1
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 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
Benson | Edward Frederic | 1867-1940 | Author 1
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Bentley | Edmund Clerihew | 1875-1956 | Writer 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Blaker | Richard Sidney | 1893-1940 | Author 1
Blunt | Wilfrid Scawen | 1840-1922 | poet and writer 1
Bodkin | Amy Maud | 1875-1967 | Author and Literary Critic 1
Bodleian Library 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 1
Burges | George | 1786-1864 | classical scholar 1
Cameron | Julia Margaret | 1815-1879 | photographer 1
Caravella | Johannes | fl. 1730-1770 | classical scholar 1
Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Conrad | Joseph | 1857-1924 | novelist 1
Crespigny | Caroline de | 1798-1861 | poet 1
David | Ottilie | b. 1892 1
Deneke | Clara Sophie | 1847-1933 | Author 1
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 | German scholar 1
Deneke | Margaret Clara Adele | 1882-1969 | Author and Musicologist 1
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and children's writer 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Eton College 1
Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
French Protestant Church 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
Gordimer | Nadine | 1923-2014 | writer 1
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
Grahame | Kenneth | 1859-1932 | Author and Secretary of the Bank of England 1
Grahame | Kenneth | 1859-1932 | writer and secretary of the Bank of England 1
Green | Leonard | fl 1906-1957 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
Harvey | Henry Stanley | 1911-1995 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
Holland | Vyvyan Beresford | 1886-1967 | author and translator 1
Holman | William | d 1730 | Essex Antiquary Congregational Minister 1
Hubbard | Rose E. | fl.1907-1917 1
Jenkins | Margaret Elizabeth Heald | 1905-2010 | novelist and biographer 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
Johnson | Samuel | 1709-1784 | Author and lexicographer 1
Jones | Walter David Michael | 1895–1974 | painter and poet 1
Kafka | Franz | 1883-1924 | Writer 1
Khan | Sir | Shafaat Ahmad | c. 1893-1948 | Author 1
L'Estrange | Hamon | 1605-1660 | theologian and historian 1
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | known as Lawrence of Arabia | soldier, author 1
Lewis | John | c 1700-1799 | Minister of Margate 1
Liddell | John Robert | 1908-1992 | author 1
Livius | Titus | ? 59 BC-AD 17 | Roman historian 1
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | philospher 1
Madan | Falconer | 1851-1935 | Bodley's Librarian, Palaeographer, and Bibliographer 1
Mandeville | Sir | John | d 1372 | travel writer 1
Maro | Publius Vergilius | c 70-19 BC | Roman poet known as Virgil 1
Medwin | Thomas | 1788-1869 | biographer of P.B. Shelley 1
Mitchell | Gladys Maude Winifred | 1901–1983 | novelist 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
Newman | John Henry | 1801-1890 | theologian and cardinal 1
Origen | c. 185-c. 253 | theologian 1
Ovidius Naso | Publius | 43 BC-AD 17 | Roman poet 1
Oxford Ladies Musical Society 1
Pepys | Samuel | 1633-1703 | MP, Diarist, Public Servant, Antiquary 1
Plutarch | c.46–c.119 | philosopher, biographer, essayist, and priest 1
Pococke | Edward | d. 1636 | clergyman and Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. 1
Poe | Edgar Allan | 1809-1849 | American writer and poet 1
Pollen | Anne Gertrude Mary | 1856-1934 | biographer and nun 1
Pollen | Anthony Cecil Hungerford | 1860-1940 | priest and composer 1
Pollen | Arthur Joseph Hungerford | 1866–1937 | expert on gunnery and businessman 1
Pollen | Arthur Joseph Lawrence | 1899-1968 | sculptor 1
Pollen | Daphne | 1904-1986 | née Baring | artist 1
Pollen | John Hungerford | 1820-1902 | decorative artist and writer 1
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Language
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Arabic 1
Catalan; Valencian 1
Czech 1
Danish 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 53
French 5
German 5
Irish 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 3
Greek, Modern (1453-) 3
Hebrew 2
Italian 3
Latin 11
Portuguese 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
Welsh 1