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Draft of Max Beerbohm’s account of his first meetings with H.B. Irving, together with two cartoons

A draft of Max Beerbohm’s account of his first meetings with H.B. Irving, elder son of Sir Henry Irving, together with two colotype prints of Beerbohm cartoons depicting H.B. Irving.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. b. 2173
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1920s
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Draft of the Enclosure Award for King's Sutton

Draft of the Enclosure Award for King's Sutton
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Northants a. 4
Extents: 107 Leaves
Dates: Written in about 1805
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Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin by Mary Anderson Cooper

Edward F. Benson and his Connection with Rye and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin by Mary Anderson Cooper
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 54-55
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: c. 2015
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English Printed book: The workes of the reuerend and faithfull seruant of Iesus Christ M. Richard Greenham

English Printed book: The workes of the reuerend and faithfull seruant of Iesus Christ M. Richard Greenham, minister and preacher of the Word of God, : collected into one volume: reuised, corrected, and published, for the further building of all such as loue the trueth, and desire to know the power of godlinesse by Richard Greenham and Henry Holland (editor)
Shelfmark: Antiq.d.E.1605.2
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1605
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Essay and television play by Stanley Gardner, with early nineteenth century manuscript book of conundrums

Essay and television play by Stanley Gardner, with early nineteenth century manuscript book of conundrums, c.1814-1995.
Shelfmark: MS. 21625
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c.1814-1995
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Evan Jones Archive

Papers of the writer Evan Jones.
Extents: 8.5 Linear metres (43 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1949-2011, n.d.
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Extracts from printed English books

Extracts from printed English books
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 19
Extents: 167 pages
Dates: Written in about A.D. 1700
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Facsimile of Jane Austen's Volume the Third manuscript

Facsimile of Jane Austen's Volume the Third manuscript.
Shelfmark: MS. Facs. d. 77
Extents: 134 pages
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
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Facsimiles of letters by Jane Austen and poems by James Austen

Facsimiles of letters by Jane Austen and poems by James Austen.
Shelfmark: MS. Facs. d. 92, fols. 1-44
Extents: 1 box
Dates: originals dated between 1686 and 1817
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Fair typescript draft of Persephone by Jenny Joseph

Fair typescript draft of Persephone by Jenny Joseph, c.1986.
Shelfmark: MS. 21785
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c.1986
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A farce, 'Blue devils', by George Colman the younger

A farce, 'Blue devils', by George Colman the younger
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 583
Extents: 24 Leaves
Dates: 1798-1808
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Forged ‘17th-century’ verse

Forged ‘17th-century’ verse
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 882, fol. 4
Extents: 1 box
Dates: n.d.
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Four albums compiled by Brian Aldiss

Four volumes of photograph album scrapbooks compiled by Brian Aldiss, containing original artwork for the covers of many of his books, with extensive authorial comments inserted throughout.
Extents: 0.44 Linear metres (4 shelfmarks)
Dates: n.d.
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Four-line fragment from an autograph letter by William Godwin

Four-line fragment from an autograph letter by William Godwin, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Shelley adds. c. 13, fol. 12
Extents: 1 box
Dates: n.d.
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Fragment of verse beginning 'As fragrant rose in pleasant spring'

Fragment of verse beginning 'As fragrant rose in pleasant spring'.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6043, fol. 68
Extents: 1 box
Dates: [c. 17th cent.]
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Gollancz publisher's file for To The Land of Fair Delight

Gollancz publisher's file for To The Land of Fair Delight, 1959-1996.
Shelfmark: MS. 21345
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1959-1996
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Gough Collection

Richard Gough Collection
Extents: 96.03 Linear metres (873 boxes)
Dates: 12th-19th century
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Guard-book containing a parchment bifolium, including a satirical poem in seven seven-lined stanzas

Guard-book containing a parchment bifolium, including a satirical poem in seven seven-lined stanzas.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. b. 4, fols. 1-2
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: 15th-16th century
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A guard-book, containing Robert Bridges, A song of my heart

A guard-book, containing Robert Bridges, A song of my heart.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. a. 3, fol. 1
Extents: 1 box
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
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Guardbook containing Charles Lamb, Dream-children (holograph)

Guardbook containing Charles Lamb, Dream-children (holograph) Photograph.
Shelfmark: MS. Facs. b. 7
Extents: 1 box
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

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20th century 215
English literature 158
English literature -- 20th century 121
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English literature -- 19th century 40
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Humanities 33
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Letters 29
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Correspondence 17
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16th century 6
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Novelists -- 19th century 3
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Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 3
Politics and Government 3
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x - 15th century 3
Art, British -- 20th century -- Exhibitions 2
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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
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
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 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
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
Byron | Anne Isabella | 1792-1860 | 11th Baroness Wentworth and Baroness Byron | Social reformer and philanthropist 1
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Language
English 337
French 15
Latin 15
German 7
Italian 5
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