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Manuscript 'school piece' by Thomas Hartley at Mr Earle's Academy, Deptford

Manuscript 'school piece' by Thomas Hartley at Mr Earle's Academy, Deptford, 1754.
Shelfmark: MS. 22056
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 18 Dec 1754
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Manuscripts and papers of Charles Williams

Manuscript and typescript copies of poetry, plays, and lectures by Charles Williams, author (1886-1945), and reviews of his work.
Extents: 0.9 Linear metres (6 boxes)
Dates: 1920-1960
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley autograph manuscript draft: 'The Invisible Girl' [incomplete]

Autograph manuscript draft [incomplete] of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s short story, ‘The Invisible Girl’ [c. Jul 1832].
Shelfmark: MS. 19324
Extents: 1 box
Dates: [c.Jul 1832]
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Material from the Carrickfergus Louis MacNeice centenary

Printed ephemera and other material deriving from the Carrickfergus Louis MacNeice (1907-1963) centenary exhibition, conference, and community outreach programme 10 September- 14 December 2007.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7379
Extents: 27 Leaves
Dates: 2007, n.d.
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A medley of Irish and English pieces

A medley of Irish and English pieces
Shelfmark: MS. Irish f. 2
Extents: 370 pages
Dates: Written in the last quarter of the 18th and the first quarter of the 19th century in Ireland
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Memorandum book of Thomas Bennett and Henry Clements, booksellers of London

Memorandum book of Thomas Bennett and Henry Clements, booksellers of London
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 988
Extents: 165 Leaves
Dates: 1686-1719
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Minute Book of the Oxford University Writers' Club, with a note on the reunion of the club

Minute Book of the Oxford University Writers' Club, with a note on the reunion of the club
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 1094
Extents: 272 Leaves
Dates: 1946-1958, 1988
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'A Miscelany of Meditations, sentences, observations, characters, and Essayes' by Robert Robinson, London, 1659

'A Miscelany of Meditations, sentences, observations, characters, and Essayes' by Robert Robinson, London, 1659
Shelfmark: MS. Don. e. 252
Extents: 636 Leaves
Dates: 1659
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Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose, chiefly in English, some of which are printed in Dryden's Miscellany Poems

Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose, chiefly in English, some of which are printed in Dryden's Miscellany Poems, written in the first half of the 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. B. 105
Extents: 108 Leaves
Dates: written in the first half of the 18th century
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'The most remarkable ... politico-economical history of A, B, and C. Birmingham, 1833'

'The most remarkable ... politico-economical history of A, B, and C. Birmingham, 1833'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 78
Extents: 212 pages
Dates: Written in 1833 at Birmingham
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'The Motor': juvenile miniature motoring magazines

'The Motor', a juvenile miniature motoring magazine
Shelfmark: MS. 19654
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1921-1927
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'The Mouse-Trap', by E. Holdsworth and Samuel Cobb, 2nd ed., and 'The Chase', by William Somerville, 3rd ed.

'The Mouse-Trap', by E. Holdsworth and Samuel Cobb, 2nd ed., and 'The Chase', by William Somerville, 3rd ed.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 154
Extents: 136 pages
Dates: 1720-1750
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M.T.H. Sadleir Manuscript

M.T.H. Sadleir Manuscript, c. 1927
Extents: 0.44 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Dates: c. [1927?]
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Natasha Spender papers

Correspondence and papers of Natasha Spender, concert pianist, academic, writer, and wife of the British poet Stephen Spender.
Extents: 27.0 Linear metres (180 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1800-2011, n.d.
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Nevill Coghill's prose translation of Beowulf

Nevill Coghill's prose translation of Beowulf
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 1076
Extents: 110 Leaves
Dates: 18 Nov 1924
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Nine letters from Maria Edgeworth to Jules Paul Benjamin Delessert and Madame François Delessert

Nine letters from Maria Edgeworth to Jules Paul Benjamin Delessert (1773-1847) and Madame François Delessert (1796-1877).
Shelfmark: MS. 11493
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1818-1845
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Note from Alan Bennett to David Vaisey

Note from Alan Bennett to David Vaisey, 1991.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2720, fol. 108
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1991
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Notebook containing a miscellany of verses copied by Joseph Wills

Notebook containing a miscellany of verses copied by Joseph Wills.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 184
Extents: 144 pages
Dates: 1761-1769
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Notebook containing copies of poems and essays in the hand of Sir Thomas Phillipps

Notebook containing copies of poems and essays in the hand of Sir Thomas Phillipps
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 1636
Extents: 24 Leaves
Dates: c.1806-1815
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Notebook containing verses recited at Reading School

Notebook containing verses recited at Reading School
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 1527
Extents: 41 Leaves
Dates: 1797-1806

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x - 15th century 3
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Indexed names
Lewis | Clive Staples | 1898-1963 | writer 43
Austen | Jane | 1775-1817 | Novelist 8
Tolkien | John Ronald Reuel | 1892-1973 | philologist and author 7
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 6
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | poet and novelist 6
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 6
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | Soldier, Author, and Archaeologist known as Lawrence of Arabia 5
Benson | Edward Frederic | 1867-1940 | Author 4
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 4
Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author 4
Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 4
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 4
Godwin | William | 1756–1836 | writer 4
Greene | Henry Graham | 1904-1991 | novelist 4
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 4
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 4
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 4
Spender | Sir | Stephen Harold | 1909-1995 | Knight | poet 4
Chambers | Edmund Kerchever | 1866-1954 | Sir | Knight and English Scholar 3
Coppard | Alfred Edgar | 1878-1957 | writer 3
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Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 3
Hooper | Walter McGehee | 1931-2020 | literary advisor 3
Johnson | Samuel | 1709-1784 | Author and lexicographer 3
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 3
MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 3
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 3
Pym | Barbara Mary Crampton | 1913-1980 | Novelist 3
Aldiss | Brian Wilson | 1925-2017 | writer 2
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 2
Aubrey | John | 1626-1697 | antiquary and biographer 2
Barfield | Owen | 1898-1997 | author and poet 2
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 2
Blunt | Wilfrid Scawen | 1840-1922 | poet and writer 2
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 2
Chapman | Robert William | 1881-1960 | English Scholar and Editor 2
Coghill | Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer | 1899-1980 | literary historian 2
Congreve | William | 1670-1729 | Dramatist 2
Cornwell | David John Moore | 1931-2020 | writer, pseudonym John le Carré 2
Davis | Herbert John | 1893-1967 | English scholar 2
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 | German scholar 2
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 2
Gosse | Sir | Edmund William | 1849-1928 | Knight | poet, biographer and literary critic 2
Grahame | Kenneth | 1859-1932 | writer and secretary of the Bank of England 2
Greene | Vivien | 1904-2003 | collector 2
Hawker | Robert Stephen | 1803-1875 | vicar of Morwenstow, poet and antiquary 2
Hewitt | William Graily | 1864-1952 | Novelist and calligrapher 2
Lambert | Jack Walter | 1917-1985 | literary critic and editor 2
Lewis | Cecil | Day- | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist 2
Peacock | Thomas Love | 1785-1866 | Satirical novelist and poet 2
Ridler | Anne Barbara | 1912-2001 | née Bradby | poet and writer 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Spender | Natasha | 1919-2010 | née Litvin | concert pianist 2
Swift | Jonathan | 1667-1745 | Dean of St Patrick's Dublin, satirist 2
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
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
Addison | Joseph | 1672-1719 | writer and politician 1
Aikin | Lucy | 1781-1864 | historian 1
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 1
Aldwinkle | Stella | fl 1954 1
Amis | Martin Louis | b 1949 | author 1
Arlott | (Leslie Thomas) John | 1914-1991 | writer and broadcaster 1
Ashburnham | Bertrum | 1797-1878 | 4th Earl of Ashburnham 1
Austen | Cassandra Elizabeth | 1773–1845 | sister of Jane Austen 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
Baynes | Pauline Diana | 1922-2008 | illustrator 1
Beckford | William Thomas | 1760-1844 | writer and art collector 1
Beckford | William | 1760-1844 | author, MP, art collector 1
Beddoes | Thomas | 1760-1808 | physician and writer 1
Beeching | Henry Charles |1859–1919 | dean of Norwich and author 1
Beerbohm | Sir | Henry Maximilian | 1872-1956 | Knight | author and cartoonist 1
Bennett | Alan | b. 1934 | British playwright |screenwriter, actor, and author 1
Bennett | Thomas | 1665-1706 | London bookseller 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
Betjeman | Sir | John | 1906-1984 | Knight | Poet Laureate and writer 1
Bide | Peter | Reverend | 1912-2003 | priest 1
Birrell | Francis | 1889-1935 | writer 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Blaker | Richard Sidney | 1893-1940 | Author 1
Bles | (David) Geoffrey | 1886-1957 | publisher 1
Bliss | Philip | 1787-1857 | antiquary and editor 1
Bond | (Thomas) Michael | 1926-2017 | author 1
Bone | Lady | Gertrude Helena | 1876-1962 | née Dodd | writer 1
Bone | Sir | Muirhead | 1876-1953 | printmaker and draughtsman 1
Bradley | A. C. | fl. 1895 1
Bridges | Mary Monica | 1863-1949 | née Waterhouse | wife of Robert Bridges 1
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | poet laureate 1
Brooke | Stopford Augustus | 1832-1916 | preacher and writer 1
Butt | John Everett | 1906-1965 | Professor of English Literature at Edinburgh 1
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Language
English 342
French 16
Latin 15
German 8
Italian 6
Spanish; Castilian 3
Chinese 2
Danish 2
Dutch; Flemish 2
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 2
Norwegian 2
Polish 2
Russian 2
Afrikaans 1
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Catalan; Valencian 1
Cornish 1
Czech 1
English, Middle (1100-1500) 1
Estonian 1