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Collection

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
Single Item

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 As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished.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.
Collection

Montagu Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Captain Montagu, 15th-19th century.
Extents: 3.52 linear metres (62 boxes)
Dates: 15th-19th century
Single Item

Page proofs of 'The feast of Bacchus' by Robert Bridges

Page proofs of 'The feast of Bacchus' by Robert Bridges
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 114
Extents: 96 Leaves
Dates: 1889
Collection

Papers of Robert Ross and Vyvyan Holland relating to the Literary Estate of Oscar Wilde

Papers relating to the administration of the literary estate of the poet and playwright Oscar Wilde (1854-1900).
Extents: 1.35 Linear metres (9 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1890-1936
Single Item

'The raven' by Edgar Allan Poe written and illuminated on vellum by John Foster

'The raven' by Edgar Allan Poe written and illuminated on vellum by John Foster
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 33
Extents: 18 Leaves
Dates: 1872
Collection

Shelley Manuscripts and Relics (additions)

Literary notebooks and papers, correspondence and other papers, portraits and relics of Percy and Mary Shelley, with further materials of their family and circle, including earlier and contemporary estate documents of the Shelley family and related families, and later secondary materials.
Extents: 82 shelfmarks and 37 objects
Dates: 1577-1992 (predominantly 18th-20th cent.)

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Authors 5
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Authors -- 19th century 1
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Autographs -- Collections 1
Biography -- 18th century 1
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Diaries 1
English literature -- 19th century 1
English poetry -- Women authors 1
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Indexed names
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
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 1
Crespigny | Caroline de | 1798-1861 | poet 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
Holland | Vyvyan Beresford | 1886-1967 | author and translator 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
Medwin | Thomas | 1788-1869 | biographer of P.B. Shelley 1
Montagu | Montagu | 1787-1863 | Captain RN, Author, and Autograph Collector 1
Poe | Edgar Allan | 1809-1849 | American writer and poet 1
Ross | Robert Baldwin | 1869-1918 | journalist and editor 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