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A 17th-cent. Latin play

A 17th-cent. Latin play
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 102
Extents: 33 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
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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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'Abrahami Heidani...'

'Abrahami Heidani...'
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. c. 15
Extents: 52 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1733 in Holland
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'An Abridgement of the Life and Death of Julius Cæsar. London. Written by Io. Raymond Anno: MDCXLIX'

'An Abridgement of the Life and Death of Julius Cæsar. London. Written by Io. Raymond Anno: MDCXLIX'
Shelfmark: MS. Fairfax 39
Extents: 96 pages
Dates: Written in 1649 by J. Raymond
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An abridgement of Theodorus Janssonius ab Almelhoveen's List of books

An abridgement of Theodorus Janssonius ab Almelhoveen's List of books
Shelfmark: MS. Add. B. 72
Extents: 76 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1700
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'Abridgment of Blackstone's Commentaries of the Laws of England'

'Abridgment of Blackstone's Commentaries of the Laws of England.'
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 172
Extents: 137 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1770-1780
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'An Abstract of the Names of the People called Quakers lately convicted as Popish Recusants...'

'An Abstract of the Names of the People called Quakers lately convicted as Popish Recusants...'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. b. 1 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Written about A.D. 1660-1670
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Account by Ralph Straus of a conversation between himself and H. G. Wells about the attacks on The New Machiavelli

Account by Ralph Straus of a conversation between himself and H. G. Wells about the attacks on The New Machiavelli
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 342
Extents: 8 Leaves
Dates: c. 1910
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An account of sir Thomas Bodley's negotiations in the Netherlands

An account of sir Thomas Bodley's negotiations in the Netherlands
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 46
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: Written in about 1597 (?)
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An account of the Church of St. James, Cowley, Oxon

An account of the Church of St. James, Cowley, Oxon, written in A.D. 1876 by H. Hurst.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. c. 71
Extents: 62 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1876 by H. Hurst
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Account of the proceedings of the Tusculan Society, a London literary and debating society

Account of the proceedings of the Tusculan Society, a London literary and debating society
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 261
Extents: 80 Leaves
Dates: Jan 1739-Feb 1742
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'An Account of the Visit of ... the Prince Regent, the Emperor of Russia...'

'An Account of the Visit of ... the Prince Regent, the Emperor of Russia...'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon c. 1
Extents: 63 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1814
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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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Accounts, notes, plans, etc.

Accounts, notes, plans, etc.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Surrey e. 3
Extents: 139 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1827-1833, chiefly by J. B. Nichols
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Accounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations

ccounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 192
Extents: 30 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1740-1750
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Accounts of rent and taxes relating to a malthouse in Kingsbury st.

Accounts of rent and taxes relating to a malthouse in Kingsbury st.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Wilts d. 1
Extents: 25 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1734-1776, chiefly by J. Pocock
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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
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Additional D'Orville Manuscripts

D'Orville's manuscripts, 18th century.
Extents: 1.54 linear metres (14 boxes)
Dates: 18th century
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Additional Papers of Edmond Malone

Additional Papers of Edmond Malone, including private papers and literary pieces.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Dates: 1690-1817
Collection

Additional papers of Henry Wentworth Acland and his daughter Sarah Angelina Acland

Commonplace book of H.W. Acland and visitors' book of S.A. Acland.
Extents: 0.11 linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1852-1886

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Literature 742
20th century 338
19th century 319
17th century 291
18th century 264
16th century 152
Poetry 113
Religion 106
English literature -- 20th century 94
Greek literature 66
Letters 66
English literature 56
Poets 47
Literature -- Translations 43
Latin literature 42
Antiquarians 39
Classical literature 39
Church 37
History 37
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Theology 31
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x - 15th century 29
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Religious literature, English 21
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Literature -- 20th century 20
Royal family 20
Diaries 18
English poetry -- 20th century 18
Children's literature 17
Manuscripts 17
Correspondence 16
Sermons 16
x - 14th century 16
Classical literature -- Study and teaching 15
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Oxford (England) 14
Authors -- 20th century 13
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Ireland 13
Law 13
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Novelists 13
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x - 13th century 12
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x - 11th century 8
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England 7
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Oxfordshire (England) 7
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x - 10th century 6
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Indexed names
Lewis| Clive Staples | 1898-1963 | writer 28
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 8
University of Oxford 8
Clark | Andrew | 1854-1922 | Clergyman and Antiquary 7
Dodgson | Edward Spencer | 1857-1922 | Bascologist 7
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 7
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist 7
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 6
Edgeworth | Maria | 1768-1849 | novelist and educationist 6
Tullius Cicero | Marcus | 106-43 BC | Roman orator and statesman 6
Bliss | Philip | 1787-1857 | Antiquary and Editor 5
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 5
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 5
Spelman | Sir | Henry | 1564-1641 | Knight | Historian and Antiquary 5
Tolkien | John Ronald Reuel | 1892-1973 | philologist and author 5
Aristotle | 384-322 BC | Greek philosopher 4
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 4
Benson | Edward Frederic | 1867-1940 | Author 4
Douce | Francis | 1757-1834 | Antiquary 4
Dugdale | Sir | William | 1605-1686 | Knight | antiquary and herald 4
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Edgeworth family | Edgeworthstown 4
Godwin | William | 1756–1836 | writer 4
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 4
Hermogenes | 161-180 | of Tarsus, Greek rhetorician 4
Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | known as Lawrence of Arabia | soldier, author 4
Lewis | John | 1675-1747 | Antiquary 4
MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 4
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 4
Newman | John Henry | 1801-1890 | theologian and cardinal 4
Pym | Barbara Mary Crampton | 1913-1980 | Novelist 4
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 4
Tanner | Thomas | 1674-1735 | Bishop of St Asaph and antiquary 4
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 4
Acland | Sir | Henry Wentworth | 1815-1900 | 1st Baronet | physician 3
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 3
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 3
Austen | Jane | 1775-1817 | Novelist 3
Chapman | Robert William | 1881-1960 | English Scholar and Editor 3
Coghill | Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer | 1899-1980 | literary historian 3
Collier | John Payne | 1789-1883 | Shakespearean scholar and forger, antiquary, and journalist 3
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor 3
Elmsley | Peter | 1773-1825 | Classical Scholar 3
Eusebius of Caesarea | 265-339 AD | historian of Christianity, exegete, and Christian polemicist 3
Grahame | Kenneth | 1859-1932 | writer and secretary of the Bank of England 3
Greene | Henry Graham | 1904-1991 | novelist 3
Gronovius | Jacobus | 1645-1716 | classical scholar 3
Hooper | Walter McGehee | b.1931 | literary advisor 3
Malone | Edmond | 1741-1812 | Critic and Author 3
Murdoch | Dame | Iris | 1919-1999 | novelist and philosopher 3
Neve | Peter Le | 1661-1729 | herald and antiquary 3
Nicholson | Edward Williams Byron | 1849-1912 | Bodley's Librarian, Poet, and Celtic and Biblical Scholar 3
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | Poet 3
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 3
Poynton | Arthur Blackburne | 1867-1944 | Greek scholar 3
Raleigh | Sir | Walter | 1861-1922 | Knight | Literary scholar and historian 3
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | playwright and poet 3
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 3
Sidney | Sir | Philip | 1554-1586 | Knight | Soldier, statesman, and poet 3
Spender | Sir | Stephen Harold | 1909-1995 | Knight | poet 3
Swift | Jonathan | 1667-1745 | Dean of St Patrick's Dublin, satirist 3
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 3
Wells | Herbert George | 1866-1946 | novelist 3
Woolner | Thomas | 1825-1892 | Sculptor and Poet 3
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 2
Aldiss | Brian Wilson | 1925-2017 | writer 2
Alighieri | Dante | 1265-1321 | poet 2
Barfield | Owen | 1898-1997 | author and poet 2
Baynes | Pauline Diana | 1922-2008 | illustrator 2
Belloc | Joseph Hilaire Pierre | 1870-1953 | writer and historian 2
Blunt | Wilfrid Scawen | 1840-1922 | poet and writer 2
Bodley | Sir | Thomas | 1545-1613 | Knight | diplomat, scholar, and founder of the Bodleian Library 2
Bulwer | Matthew | fl 1650-1675 | Schoolboy 2
Burman | Peter | 1668-1741 | "the Elder" | classical scholar 2
Burton | Edward | 1794-1836 | Professor of Divinity 2
Carew | Thomas | 1594-1640 | Poet 2
Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author 2
Chambers | Edmund Kerchever | 1866-1954 | Sir | Knight and English Scholar 2
Chilmead | Edmund | 1610-1654 | scholar and musician 2
Chrysostom | John | 347-407 | Saint 2
Codrington | Robert | 1601/2-1665 | Translator and writer 2
Coke | Sir | Edward | 1552-1634 | Knight | lawyer, legal writer, and politician 2
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 2
Coppard | Alfred Edgar | 1878-1957 | writer 2
Crabbe | George | 1754-1832 | Poet 2
D'Orville | Jacques Philippe | 1696-1751 | Classical Scholar 2
Davis | Herbert John | 1893-1967 | English scholar 2
Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973 | German scholar 2
Dodds | Eric Robertson | 1893-1979 | classical scholar 2
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St Paul's, poet 2
Doxapatres | Joannes | fl 11th century | of Constantinople, monk 2
Drakestein | Hendrik | van Reede tot | 1636-1691 | Colonial administrator of the Dutch East India Company 2
Elizabeth I | 1533-1603 | Queen of England and Ireland 2
Fairfax | Thomas | 1612-1671 | 3rd Baron Fairfax | politician, general, and Parliamentary commander-in-chief during the English Civil War 2
Gentili | Alberico | 1552-1608 | Italian jurist 2
Gibson | Wilfrid Wilson | 1878-1962 | Georgian poet 2
Gilpin | William | 1724-1804 | Clergyman, educationist, biographer and topographer 2
Gladstone | William Ewart | 1809-1898 | statesman 2
Gosse | Sir | Edmund William | 1849-1928 | Knight | poet, biographer and literary critic 2
Grahame (née Thomson) | Elspeth | 1862–1946 2
Grahame | Elspeth S | 1862-1946 2
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Language
English 865
Latin 251
French 54
Greek, Modern (1453-) 51
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 46
Italian 34
German 28
Spanish; Castilian 17
Dutch; Flemish 11
Russian 9
Basque 6
Irish 6
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 5
Multiple languages 5
Cornish 4
Hebrew 4
Welsh 4
Arabic 3
Portuguese 3
Danish 2