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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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Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings

Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 33
Extents: 56 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches

Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 181
Extents: 124 Leaves
Dates: 1827-1836
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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 As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished.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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Album of Mary Barker

Album of Mary Barker
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 36
Extents: 119 Leaves
Dates: Compiled c. 1813-1841
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Archive of Robert Seymour Bridges

Archive of Robert Seymour Bridges, Poet Laureate, 1865-1969.
Extents: 13.2 Linear metres (137 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1865-1969
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Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker

Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker
Extents: 1.67 Linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: 1807-1965
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Archive of the Noel, Byron and Lovelace Families

Papers of Annabella, Lady Byron (1792-1860), including papers of her parents, Sir Ralph and Judith Milbanke (later Noel), papers of her daughter, Ada Byron (later Lady Lovelace), and her grand-children, Ralph King (2nd Earl of Lovelace) and Anne Blunt.
Extents: 50.6 Linear metres (460 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1669-1930
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Article by Thomas Woolner, 'James Chambers, a beggar poet'

Article by Thomas Woolner, 'James Chambers, a beggar poet'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 660
Extents: 55 Leaves
Dates: June 1887
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Autograph drafts, and fair copies by G. Dixon, of verse by Thomas Donaldson

Autograph drafts, and fair copies by G. Dixon
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 40
Extents: 143 Leaves
Dates: c. 1809
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'Catalogue of 106 Poetical Tracts from a MS. written in the reign of K. James I. and found in the cover of a volume...'

'Catalogue of 106 Poetical Tracts from a MS. written in the reign of K. James I. and found in the cover of a volume...'
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 227
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1830 by P. Bliss
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Collection, made in the 19th century, of 18th-century printed and manuscript pieces in prose and verse

Collection, made in the 19th century, of 18th-century printed and manuscript pieces in prose and verse
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 41
Extents: 98 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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Collections by John Bruce for his edition of The poetical works of William Cowper

Collections by John Bruce for his edition of The poetical works of William Cowper
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 135
Extents: 255 Leaves
Dates: c. 1865
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'Collections for the Grammatical Analysis of the Poem of LaЗamon. By Sir F. Madden, 1838-1848'

'Collections for the Grammatical Analysis of the Poem of LaЗamon. By Sir F. Madden, 1838-1848'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 8
Extents: 240 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1838-1848 by sir F. Madden
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A commonplace book of extracts, chiefly light poetry, from English literature, with a few medical and cookery receipts, business addresses, etc.

A commonplace book of extracts, chiefly light poetry, from English literature, with a few medical and cookery receipts, business addresses, etc., written about A.D. 1820-1830.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 284
Extents: 51 Leaves
Dates: written about A.D. 1820-1830
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Copies by an amanuensis of poems by George Dyer, 'The blind man's legacy'

Copies by an amanuensis of poems by George Dyer, 'The blind man's legacy'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 21
Extents: 78 Leaves
Dates: 1836
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Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock

Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. lett. c. 582
Extents: 136 Leaves
Dates: c. 1861-1936
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'The Destruction of Troy ... rendered in English from book II of the Æneis of Virgil'

'The Destruction of Troy ... rendered in English from book II of the Æneis of Virgil', written about A.D. 1885 (?) by H. Edwards.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 1
Extents: 48 Leaves
Dates: written about A.D. 1885 (?) by H. Edwards
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Essay by T. D. D. Cunningham Graham 'On the poetical character of Aristophanes as it is displayed in ... The Clouds'

Essay by T. D. D. Cunningham Graham 'On the poetical character of Aristophanes as it is displayed in ... The Clouds'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 90
Extents: 53 Leaves
Dates: 1835
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Fair copy by A. C. Swinburne of 'Hymn to Proserpine'

Fair copy by A. C. Swinburne of 'Hymn to Proserpine'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 24
Extents: 7 Leaves
Dates: c. 1866

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Literature 53
Poetry 50
Poets 20
20th century 16
18th century 14
17th century 8
16th century 5
Authors 5
English literature 4
English literature -- 19th century 3
English poetry 3
Literature -- Translations 3
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France 2
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Illumination of books and manuscripts 2
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21st century 1
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Bodleian Library 1
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Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 1
Great Britain -- Politics and Government -- 17th century 1
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Poetry, German -- 19th century 1
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Indexed names
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 4
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 3
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 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
Southey | Robert | 1774-1843 | poet, journalist, and biographer 2
Warton | Joseph | 1722-1800 | Critic 2
Woolner | Thomas | 1825-1892 | Sculptor and Poet 2
Baker | Mary | fl. 1813-1841 1
Banks | J. C. | fl. 1810-1822 1
Belloc | Joseph Hilaire Pierre | 1870-1953 | writer and historian 1
Bennett | Arnold | 1867-1931 | Writer 1
Betham | William | 1749-1839 | Antiquary and clergyman 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Bliss | Philip | 1787-1857 | Antiquary and Editor 1
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 1
Bridges | Edward Ettingdene | 1892-1969 | civil servant 1
Bruce | John | 1802-1869 | Antiquary 1
Byron | Anne Isabella | 1792-1860 | 11th Baroness Wentworth and Baroness Byron | Social reformer and philanthropist 1
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Byron | George Gordon | 1788-1824 | | 6th Baron Byron | poet 1
Casey | George Edward Comerford | 1846-1912 | clergyman, teacher and writer 1
Clare | John | 1793-1864 | Poet 1
Cozens | Emily | fl 1880 1
Crespigny | Caroline de | 1798-1861 | poet 1
Daman | Charles | 1813-1895 | clergyman 1
Dixon | G. | fl. 1809 1
Dyer | George | 1755-1841 | Poet 1
Edwards | Henry | fl 1885-1888 | Rector of Banningham, Norfolk 1
Fanshawe | Sir | Richard | 1608-1666 | 1st Baronet | Diplomat and Author 1
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 1
Florian | Jean-Pierre Claris de | 1755-1794 | Poet and romance writer 1
Forman | A. W. | fl. 1895-1925 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
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 1
Graham | T. D. D. | Cunningham | fl. 1835 1
Hawker | Robert Stephen | 1803-1875 | Vicar of Morwenstow, Poet, and Antiquary 1
Heber | Reginald | 1783-1826 | Bishop of Calcutta 1
Holland | Vyvyan Beresford | 1886-1967 | author and translator 1
Hopkins | Gerard Manley | 1844-1889 | poet 1
Impey | Elijah Barwell | 1780-1849 | author 1
Ingram | James | 1774-1850 | Anglo Saxon Scholar Antiquary Archaeologist 1
Jenkins | Sir | Leoline | 1625-1685 | Academic and diplomat 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
Jones | John Pike | 1790-1857 | Antiquary 1
King | Ada Augusta | 1815-1852 | mathematician | wife of 1st Earl Lovelace 1
King | William | 1805-1893 | 1st Earl of Lovelace 1
Kipling | Rudyard | 1865-1936 | writer 1
Madden | Sir | Frederic | 1801-1873 | Knight | Antiquary and palaeographer 1
Malone | Edmund | 1741-1812 | Critic and Author 1
Maro | Publius Vergilius | c 70-19 BC | Roman poet known as Virgil 1
May | Georgiana Marion | 1831-1895 | née Craik | British writer 1
Medwin | Thomas | 1788-1869 | biographer of P.B. Shelley 1
Milbanke | Ralph Gordon Noel King | 2nd Earl of Lovelace | 1839-1906 1
Milbanke-Noel | Judith | 1751-1822 | nee Noel, afterwards Milbanke | wife of Sir Ralph Milbanke-Noel 1
Milbanke-Noel | Sir | Ralph | 1747-1825 | | 6th Baronet | MP for Durham 1
Montagu | Montagu | 1787-1863 | Captain RN, Author, and Autograph Collector 1
Morgan | Mary | 1758-1847 | nee Warton | Daughter of Joseph Warton 1
Morris | William | 1834-1896 | poet, artist, and socialist 1
Nichols | John Bowyer | 1779-1863 | printer and antiquary 1
Nicholson | Edward Williams Byron | 1849-1912 | Bodley's Librarian, Poet, and Celtic and Biblical Scholar 1
Nicholson | Edward | fl 1835-1852 1
Peacock | Thomas Love | 1785-1866 | Satirical novelist and poet 1
Pease | Lewis Adam | fl. 1891 1
Poe | Edgar Allan | 1809-1849 | American writer and poet 1
Powles | Louisa | fl. 1827-1836 1
Rosny | (Antoine Joseph) Nicolas | de | 1771-1814 | writer 1
Ross | Nicholas | fl. 1956-1965 1
Ross | Robert Baldwin | 1869-1918 | journalist and editor 1
Rossetti | Christina Georgina | 1830-1894 | Poet 1
Sassoon | Siegfried | 1886-1967 | poet 1
Shakespeare | William | 1564-1616 | Dramatist 1
Shelley | Jane | d 1899 | nee Gibson | 1st wife of 3rd Baronet | x St. John 1
Shelley | Sir | Bysshe | 1731-1815 | 1st Baronet 1
Shelley | Timothy | 1753-1844 | Sir | 2nd Baronet and MP 1
Shelley | family 1
Shelley | family | baronets | Castle Goring 1
Skinner | John | fl. 1789-1814 1
Stanley | Arthur Penrhyn | 1815-1881 | Dean of Westminster 1
Stanley | family | Barons Stanley of Alderley | Alderley 1
Swan | Family 1
Swann | John | fl 1848 | Poet 1
Tennyson | Alfred | 1809-1892 | 1st Baron Tennyson | poet 1
Treby | Ivor | 1933-2012 | poet, gay literary activist and Michael Field researcher 1
Vinogradov | Nikolas | fl 1897 1
Wallis | John | 1616-1703 | Mathematician 1
Warton | Family 1
Warton | John | 1756-1820 1
Warton | Mary | d 1772 | nee Daman | Wife of Joseph Warton 1
Warton | Thomas | 1688-1745 | Professor of Poetry 1
Warton | Thomas | 1728-1790 | Poet Antiquary Literary Scholar 1
Warton | Thomas | 1728-1790 | Poet, antiquary and literary Scholar 1
Warton |Thomas |1688-1745 | Professor of Poetry 1
Wilde | Oscar O'Flahertie Wills | 1856-1900 | author 1
Wilkinson | Spenser | 1853-1937 | Military historian 1
William | Cozens | fl 1880 1
Williamson | Sir | Joseph | 1633-1701 | Government official 1
Wollstonecraft | Everina | 1765-1841 1
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Language
English 60
French 3
German 4
Irish 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 5
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Italian 3
Latin 8
Russian 1
Welsh 1