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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
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Accounts and diary of sir John North etc.

Accounts and diary of sir John North etc.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 193
Extents: 93 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1575-1589 in three hands
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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 Evelyn Sharp

Archive of Evelyn Sharp
Extents: 2.31 Linear metres (39 Boxes)
Dates: 1845-1955
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Archive of H.W. Nevinson

Archive of H.W. Nevinson
Extents: 2.37 Linear metres (45 boxes)
Dates: 1860-1942
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Archive of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire and of her family

Correspondence and papers of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire (1706-1759) and of her family, 17th-19th cent.
Extents: 2.7 Linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1706-1759, 17th-19th cent.
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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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A combined diary and account book of a French refugee

A combined diary and account book of a French refugee
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 56
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1688-1690 in England
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Copy by Edmund Malone of Sir Joshua Reynolds, 'A painter's journal'

Copy by Edmund Malone of Sir Joshua Reynolds, 'A painter's journal'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 145
Extents: 186 Leaves
Dates: 1871
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Extracts from Hearne's Diaries relating to Anthony Wood and his works

Extracts from Hearne's Diaries relating to Anthony Wood and his works
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 222
Extents: 64 Leaves
Dates: Written about the third quarter of the 18th century
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The journal or diary of dr. Daniel Wilson, bishop of Calcutta

The journal or diary of dr. Daniel Wilson, bishop of Calcutta
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 9
Extents: 340 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1845-1857 by bp. Wilson
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Literary pieces by N. Vinogradov, of Kiev

Literary pieces by N. Vinogradov, of Kiev
Shelfmark: MS. Russ. d. 1
Extents: 117 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1889-1895 by N. Vinogradov
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Miscellaneous 'Scraps' in English

Miscellaneous 'Scraps' in English
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 4
Extents: 64 Leaves
Dates: Written in the 16th-19th century
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Notes by Bertram Ashburnham, 4th Earl of Ashburnham, on arms and marks of ownership in early printed books and manuscripts

Notes by Bertram, 4th Earl of Ashburnham, on arms and marks of ownership in early printed books and manuscripts
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 579
Extents: 66 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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Papers of Eden and Cedar Paul

Diaries, 1914-1917, 1928-1929, and commentary on Epictetus, 1911-1913, by Eden and Cedar Paul: Diary, mainly in the hand of Cedar Paul, Aug. 1914-June 1917, including lists of letters received and sent, notes of translations and other literary work undertaken, and two photographs. The label 'Imprimerie, Papeterie, Registres. Baltzer, 2, Rue Taine' appears on the inside upper cover. Diary, Oct.…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1911-1929
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Papers of Franz Kafka

Papers of Franz Kafka (1883-1924) comprising diaries and literary notebooks, with some loose fragments, correspondence and photographs, 1882-1924, and some family papers to 1940. Predominantly in German, some correspondence in Czech and vocabularies in Hebrew. Drawings by Kafka are also present.
Extents: 6.05 Linear metres (55 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1882-1940
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Pigott Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Harriet Pigott (1775-1846), traveller and writer.
Extents: 10.46 Linear metres (86 boxes)
Dates: 1685-first half of the 19th cent.
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Rawlinson Manuscripts

Rawlinson's manuscripts, consisting of: Rawlinson A: English history Rawlinson B: English history Rawlinson C: History, theology Rawlinson D: Miscellaneous Rawlinson E: Sermons Rawlinson F: Poetry Rawlinson G: Classics Rawlinson H: Letters Rawlinson I: Mainly theology …
Extents: 5122 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-18th century

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19th century 17
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Indexed names
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 2
Ashburnham | Bertrum | 1797-1878 | 4th Earl of Ashburnham 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Bentley | Edmund Clerihew | 1875-1956 | Writer 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
David | Ottilie | b. 1892 1
Deneke | Clara Sophie | 1847-1933 | Author 1
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 1
Deneke | Margaret Clara Adele | 1882-1969 | Author and Musicologist 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Epictetus | c 50-c 138 | Stoic philosopher 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
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Godwin | William | 1756-1836 | philosopher and novelist 1
Godwin | family 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
Hawes | Samuel | fl 1694-1700 | Nonjuror 1
Hill | Matthew | Davenport | 1792-1872 | Legal reformer 1
Hodson | Frodsham | 1770-1822 | vice-chancellor of Oxford University 1
Holman | William | d 1730 | Essex Antiquary Congregational Minister 1
Huddesford | William | bap.1732-1772 | museum curator 1
Johnson | Jane | 1706-1759 | of Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
Johnson | Robert Augustus | 1745-1799 | Rector of Hamstall Ridware 1
Johnson | family 1
Kafka | Franz | 1883-1924 | Writer 1
L'Estrange | Hamon | 1605-1660 | theologian and historian 1
Lewis | John | c 1700-1799 | Minister of Margate 1
Livius | Titus | ? 59 BC-AD 17 | Roman historian 1
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | Philosopher 1
Malone | Edmund | 1704-1774 | Barrister and politician 1
Mandeville | Sir | John | d 1372 | travel writer 1
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | Poet 1
Nedam | James | fl 1532-1543 | Royal Surveyor of Works 1
Neve | John Le | 1679-1741 | Antiquary 1
Nevinson | Henry Wood | 1856-1941 | Essayist Philanthropist Journalist 1
Nevinson | Henry Woodd | 1856-1941 | Essayist, Philanthropist, and Journalist 1
North | Sir | John | ? 1551-1597 | Scholar and soldier 1
Ovidius Naso | Publius | 43 BC-AD 17 | Roman poet 1
Oxford Ladies Musical Society 1
Paul | Cedar | d 1972 | singer 1
Paul | Eden | 1865-1944 | author 1
Pepys | Samuel | 1633-1703 | MP, Diarist, Public Servant, Antiquary 1
Pigott | Harriet | 1775-1846 | Traveller and Writer 1
Price | Daniel | fl 1685-1706 | Dean of St Asaph 1
Rawlinson | Richard | 1690-1755 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Reynolds | Sir | Joshua | 1723-1792 | Painter 1
Roach | Richard | 1662-1730 | Anglican clergyman 1
Robinson | John | 1650-1723 | Bishop of London 1
Sallustius Crispus | Gaius | ? 86-? 34 BC | Roman historian 1
Samber | Robert | fl 1710-1729 | Poet 1
Sancroft | William | 1617-1693 | Archbishop of Canterbury 1
Sayers | Michael | 1911-2010 | writer 1
Sharp | Evelyn | 1869-1955 | Author and Journalist 1
Shelley | Jane | d 1899 | nee Gibson | 1st wife of 3rd Baronet | x St. John 1
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 1
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 1
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 1
Shelley | family 1
Sidgwick | Ethel | 1877-1970 | Novelist 1
Smith | Thomas | 1638-1710 | Nonjuror Historian and Librarian 1
St Paul's Cathedral 1
Stanton | William | fl 1697-1704 1
Swadlin | Thomas | 1600-1670 | Royalist divine 1
Taylor | Henry | 1800-1886 | Sir | Knight Author 1
Taylor | Ida Alice Ashworth | fl 1866-1884 1
Taylor | Theodosia Alicia Ellen Frances Charlotte | d 1891 1
Taylor | Una | fl 1866-1884 1
Terentius Afer | Publius | ? 195 BC-? 159 BC | Roman comic dramatist 1
Thurloe | John | 1616-1668 | Secretary to the Council of State 1
Tullius Cicero | Marcus | 106-43 BC | Roman orator and statesman 1
Turner | Francis | ? 1638-1700 | Bishop of Ely 1
Turner | Thomas | 1645-1714 | President of Corpus Christi College Oxford 1
University of Cambridge 1
University of Oxford 1
Vinogradov | Nikolas | fl 1897 1
Wharton | Philip | 1613-1696 | 4th Baron Wharton 1
Wilkinson | Thomas | fl 1600-1699 | Anglican clergyman 1
Williams | John | fl 1709-1726 | Poet 1
Wilson | Daniel | 1778-1858 | Bishop of Calcutta 1
Wollstonecraft | Everina | 1765-1841 1
Wollstonecraft | Mary | 1759-1797 | later Godwin | novelist and essayist 1
Wollstonecraft | family 1
Zamboni | Giovanni Giacomo | fl 1723-1751 | resident in England for Duke of Modena 1
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Language
Czech 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 20
French 4
German 2
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Hebrew 1
Italian 4
Latin 2
Russian 1