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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 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 As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished.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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Archive of 'Michael Field'

Archive of 'Michael Field'
Extents: 10.53 Linear metres (207 boxes)
Dates: 1832-1970
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Archive of Michael Sayers

Archive of Michael Sayers (1911-2010), writer
Extents: 12.45 Linear metres (88 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1878, c. 1922-2015
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Collections of Sir Hugh Walpole

A collection made by Sir Hugh Walpole of manuscripts and letters of writers and artists of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Extents: 5.08 Linear metres (62 boxes)
Dates: 19th-20th century
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Corrected copy by George Stubbes of his work 'The laurel and the olive'

Corrected copy by George Stubbes of his work 'The laurel and the olive'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. c. 19
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: 1710
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Letters from Elizabeth Jenkins to A.L. Rowse

Letters from Elizabeth Jenkins to A.L. Rowse, 1960-1993.
Shelfmark: MS. 12052
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1960-1993
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Letters from Ruth Pitter to Lieutenant Colonel 'Gil' Belcher

Letters from Ruth Pitter to Lieutenant Colonel 'Gil' Belcher, 1977-1980.
Shelfmark: MS. 17200
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1977-1980
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Letters from Walter de la Mare to Martin Christopher Johnson

Letters from Walter de la Mare to Martin Christopher Johnson, 1940-55.
Extents: 0.2 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1940-55
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Literary Papers of James Elroy Flecker

Flecker's literary papers, including unpublished verse and prose, and drafts of Hassan.
Extents: 18 shelfmarks
Dates: 1898-1915
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Montagu Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Captain Montagu. The collection includes: copies of works by classical authors English and Italian poetry papers relating to the works of Shakespeare
Extents: 56 shelfmarks
Dates: 15th-19th cent.
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Notebook containing verse, notes and dialogues by E. H. W. Meyerstein, dated 1917

Notebook containing verse, notes and dialogues by E. H. W. Meyerstein, dated 1917.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. f. 26
Extents: 54 Leaves
Dates: 1917
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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
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Papers of Elizabeth Daryush

Literary papers and correspondence of Elizabeth Daryrush née Bridges (1887-1977), poet.
Extents: 0.9 Linear metres (6 boxes)
Dates: 1930s-1977
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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
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Papers of Ruth Pitter

Papers of Ruth Pitter (1897-1992), poet
Extents: 3.99 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1884-1998
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Papers of Ursula Roberts (Susan Miles)

The collection consists mainly of typescripts of novels, articles and poems.
Extents: 12 shelfmarks
Dates: 1932-68
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Papers relating to Elizabeth Daryush

Papers of Donald E. Stanford (1913-1998), writer and teacher, relating to the poet Elizabeth Daryush (1887-1977).
Shelfmark: MS. 6980
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1920s-1986
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'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
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Rawlinson Manuscripts

Rawlinson's manuscripts, consisting of: Rawlinson A: English history Rawlinson B: English history Rawlinson C: History, theology Rawlinson D: Miscellaneous Rawlinson E: Sermons Rawlinson F: Poetry Rawlinson G: Classics Rawlinson H: Letters Rawlinson I: Mainly theology …
Extents: 5122 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-18th century

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20th century 18
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Poets 8
English poetry -- 20th century 7
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Poetry -- 20th century 6
Authors -- 20th century 5
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Diaries 3
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Austen -- Jane -- 1775-1817 1
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Bible 1
Bible -- O.T. -- Psalms 1
Biography 1
Biography -- 18th century 1
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Classical literature 1
Constitutions 1
Contracts 1
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Drama -- 19th century 1
Durham (England: County) 1
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Italy -- History 1
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Indexed names
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 3
Daryush | Elizabeth | 1887-1977 | née Bridges | poet 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
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Bradley | Katherine Harris | 1846-1914 | Poet and Dramatist called Arran Leigh also shared pseudonym with Edith Emma Cooper, Michael Field 1
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 1
Cannan | May Wedderburn | 1893-1973 | poet and writer 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Cooper | Edith Emma | 1862-1913 | poet and dramatist called Isa Leigh and shared pseudonym with Katherine Bradley as Michael Field 1
Crespigny | Caroline de | 1798-1861 | poet 1
Douglas | Alfred Bruce | 1870-1945 | Lord | Poet 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Eton College 1
Field | Michael | fl 1871-1911 | see Bradley Katherine Harris 1
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Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Flecker | Herman James Elroy | 1884-1915 | Poet and Dramatist 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
French Protestant Church 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
Grenville | Denis | 1637-1703 | Jacobite Archbishop of York | also known as Denis Granville 1
Gronovius | Jacobus | 1645-1716 | classical scholar 1
Gunning | Peter | 1614-1684 | Bishop of Ely 1
Hawes | Samuel | fl 1694-1700 | Nonjuror 1
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Holland | Vyvyan Beresford | 1886-1967 | author and translator 1
Holman | William | d 1730 | Essex Antiquary Congregational Minister 1
Jenkins | Margaret Elizabeth Heald | 1905-2010 | novelist and biographer 1
Johnson | Jane | 1798-1884 | nee Cleveland | x Williams | x Hogg 1
Johnson | Martin Christopher | 1896-1984 | scientist 1
L'Estrange | Hamon | 1605-1660 | theologian and historian 1
Lane | John | 1854-1925 | Publisher 1
Le Gallienne | Richard Thomas | 1866-1947 | Poet and Essayist 1
Lewis | John | c 1700-1799 | Minister of Margate 1
Livius | Titus | ? 59 BC-AD 17 | Roman historian 1
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | Philosopher 1
Mandeville | Sir | John | d 1372 | travel writer 1
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 1
Medwin | Thomas | 1788-1869 | biographer of P.B. Shelley 1
Meyerstein | Edward Harry William | 1889-1952 | Poet and Author 1
Miles | Susan | 1887-1975 | see Roberts Ursula 1
Montagu | Montagu | 1787-1863 | Captain RN, Author, and Autograph Collector 1
Nedam | James | fl 1532-1543 | Royal Surveyor of Works 1
Neve | John Le | 1679-1741 | Antiquary 1
Ovidius Naso | Publius | 43 BC-AD 17 | Roman poet 1
Pepys | Samuel | 1633-1703 | MP, Diarist, Public Servant, Antiquary 1
Phillips | Stephen | 1864-1915 | Poet and Dramatist 1
Poe | Edgar Allan | 1809-1849 | American writer and poet 1
Price | Daniel | fl 1685-1706 | Dean of St Asaph 1
Rawlinson | Richard | 1690-1755 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Roach | Richard | 1662-1730 | Anglican clergyman 1
Roberts | Ursula | 1887-1975 | writer 1
Robinson | John | 1650-1723 | Bishop of London 1
Rolfe | Frederick William | 1860-1913 | Author 'baron Corvo' 1
Ross | Robert Baldwin | 1869-1918 | journalist and editor 1
Rowse | Alfred Leslie | 1903-1997 | author and historian 1
Sallustius Crispus | Gaius | ? 86-? 34 BC | Roman historian 1
Samber | Robert | fl 1710-1729 | Poet 1
Sancroft | William | 1617-1693 | Archbishop of Canterbury 1
Sayers | Michael | 1911-2010 | writer 1
Sewell | M. | fl. 1820-1821 | of Chertsey 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
Smith | Thomas | 1638-1710 | Nonjuror Historian and Librarian 1
St Paul's Cathedral 1
Stanton | William | fl 1697-1704 1
Stubbes | George | d. 1737 | Author 1
Swadlin | Thomas | 1600-1670 | Royalist divine 1
Symons | Albert James Alroy | 1900-1941 | Author and Bibliophile 1
Symons | Arthur William | 1865-1945 | Editor Critic and Poet 1
Terentius Afer | Publius | ? 195 BC-? 159 BC | Roman comic dramatist 1
Thurloe | John | 1616-1668 | Secretary to the Council of State 1
Tullius Cicero | Marcus | 106-43 BC | Roman orator and statesman 1
Turner | Francis | ? 1638-1700 | Bishop of Ely 1
Turner | Thomas | 1645-1714 | President of Corpus Christi College Oxford 1
University of Cambridge 1
University of Oxford 1
Wain | John Barrington | 1925-1994 | writer and poet 1
Walpole | Sir | Hugh Seymour | 1884-1941 | Knight | Novelist and Man of Letters 1
Watson | Angus William | 1858-1935 | Sir 1
Wharton | Philip | 1613-1696 | 4th Baron Wharton 1
Wilde | Oscar O'Flahertie Wills | 1856-1900 | author 1
Wilkinson | Thomas | fl 1600-1699 | Anglican clergyman 1
Williams | John | fl 1709-1726 | Poet 1
Wollstonecraft | Everina | 1765-1841 1
Wollstonecraft | Mary | 1759-1797 | later Godwin | novelist and essayist 1
Wollstonecraft | family 1
Zamboni | Giovanni Giacomo | fl 1723-1751 | resident in England for Duke of Modena 1
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Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
French 3
German 2
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 2
Greek, Modern (1453-) 2
Italian 2
Latin 3