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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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Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot

Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot, 23 March 1714.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. a. 6
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 23 March 1714-1720
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Album connected with the Byron family

Album connected with the Byron family, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7967
Extents: 162 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript

An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript, by an unidentified author-artist
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 4169
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: n.d.
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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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Album of verse and letters by Austin Dobson, 1885-1920, collected by and mainly addressed to J. W. Martyn

Album of verse and letters by Austin Dobson, 1885-1920, collected by and mainly addressed to J. W. Martyn.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 186
Extents: 144 Leaves
Dates: 1885-1920
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Albums of the Edgeworth and Fox families

Three albums, consisting of a commonplace book of Frances Anne Edgeworth, an embroidery pattern book, and an album of sketches and watercolours, with drawings by Mary Anne Fox.
Extents: 0.5 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 19th century
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Alchemical treatises and poems, and Welsh pieces

Alchemical treatises and poems, and Welsh pieces
Shelfmark: MS. e Mus. 63
Extents: 175 Leaves
Dates: Made up of two MSS. written in the 16th century in England
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Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium'

Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium', completed
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2571/1-3
Extents: 402 Leaves
Dates: 1991
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'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'

'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 154
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1608
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Anne Ridler, letter, 1976, and drafts of a poem, 'A Pirated Edition', published in Some Time After, and Other Poems (London, 1972)

Anne Ridler, letter, 1976, and drafts of a poem, 'A Pirated Edition', published in Some Time After, and Other Poems (London, 1972)
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 179, fols. 1-6
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 1976
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An Annotated Copy of Joseph Ritson, Bibliographia poetica

An Annotated Copy of Joseph Ritson, Bibliographia poetica
Extents: 10 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 19th century
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Annotated transcript by J. D. Parsons of the dedicatory verses in T[homas ?] H[eywood ?], Oenone and Paris (1594)

Annotated transcript by J. D. Parsons of the dedicatory verses in T[homas ?] H[eywood ?], Oenone and Paris (1594).
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 33
Extents: 67 Leaves
Dates: 1594
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Archive of A.H. Clough

Archive of A.H. Clough
Extents: 1.85 Linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: 1829-1900
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Archive of Bertram Dobell

Correspondence, diaries and literary papers of Bertram Dobell.
Extents: 8.11 Linear metres (162 boxes)
Dates: c. 1820-1914
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Archive of C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] and his wife Jill Balcon

The archive of the poet and novelist C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] (1904-1972) and his wife, the actress Jill Balcon (1925-2009).
Extents: 9.3 Linear metres (66 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1928-2009; 1778-2009
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Archive of Frederick Louis MacNeice

Papers of the poet and playwright Frederick Louis MacNeice (1907-1963), with papers of Hedli MacNeice, née Anderson (1907-1990)
Extents: 10.17 Linear metres (76 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1917-1989; n.d.

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Poetry 225
20th century 208
19th century 160
Literature 118
18th century 91
Poets 85
17th century 83
English poetry 43
English poetry -- 20th century 43
Letters 33
Poetry -- 20th century 28
16th century 21
Correspondence 21
21st century 20
Poems 15
Manuscripts 13
English literature 11
English literature -- 20th century 11
Poets -- 20th century 11
Political satire 10
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Religion 10
Authors 9
English poetry -- 19th century 9
English poetry -- 21st century 9
Poetry, English 9
University of Oxford 9
English poetry -- 17th century 8
English poetry -- Women authors 8
Sermons 8
Essays 7
Literature -- 20th century 7
Oxford (England) 7
Poetry -- 19th century 7
Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 7
English poetry -- 18th century 6
Epic poetry 6
Latin poetry 6
Literary criticism 6
Literature -- Translations 6
Theology 6
Authors -- 20th century 5
Diaries 5
Letters -- 20th century 5
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Poetry, English -- 18th century 5
Antiquarians 4
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Lectures and lecturing 4
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Novelists 4
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Poetry, English -- 19th century 4
Poets -- 19th century 4
Songs 4
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Welsh poetry 4
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x - 15th century 4
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English poetry -- 16th century 2
English poetry -- Old English, c. 450-1100 2
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Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 2
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Indexed names
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 15
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 11
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 10
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | poet 7
Southey | Robert | 1774-1843 | poet, journalist, and biographer 7
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 5
Crabbe | George | 1754-1832 | Poet 4
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St. Paul's and poet 4
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 4
Sassoon | Siegfried | 1886-1967 | poet 4
Welcker | Adair | fl. 1886-1904 | Author 4
Woolner | Thomas | 1825-1892 | Sculptor and Poet 4
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 3
Betjeman | Sir | John | 1906-1984 | knight | Poet Laureate and writer 3
Carew | Thomas | 1594-1640 | Poet 3
Causley | Charles Stanley | 1917-2003 | poet 3
Clare | John | 1793-1864 | Poet 3
Cowper | William | 1731-1800 | poet 3
Dobell | Bertram | 1842-1914 | Bookseller and Man of Letters 3
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St Paul's, poet 3
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Eliot | Thomas Stearns | 1888-1965 | poet 3
Flecker | Herman James Elroy | 1884-1915 | Poet and Dramatist 3
Hayley | William | 1745-1820 | Poet 3
Hopkins | Gerard Manley | 1844-1889 | poet 3
Jones | Monica Margaret Beal | 1922-2001 | lecturer in English 3
MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright 3
Rossetti | Christina Georgina | 1830-1894 | Poet 3
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 3
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 3
Skinner | Martyn | 1906-1993 | Poet 3
University of Oxford 3
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 3
Addison | Joseph | 1672-1719 | poet and statesman 2
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 2
Albert | 1819-1861 | Prince Consort of Queen Victoria 2
Bridges | Edward Ettingdene | 1892-1969 | civil servant 2
Campbell | Thomas | 1777-1844 | Poet 2
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 2
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 2
Colvil | Samuel | fl. 1640-1681 2
Daryush | Elizabeth | 1887-1977 | née Bridges | poet 2
Dee | John | 1527-1608 | Mathematician and Astrologer 2
Gardner | Helen Louise | 1908-1986 | literary scholar 2
Gibson | Wilfrid Wilson | 1878-1962 | Georgian poet 2
Gladstone | William Ewart | 1809-1898 | prime minister and author 2
Guiney | Louise Imogen | 1861-1920 | American Poet and Essayist 2
Hardy | Thomas | 1840-1928 | Novelist and poet 2
Heaney | Seamus | 1939-2013 | Poet and Lecturer 2
Heber | Reginald | 1783-1826 | Bishop of Calcutta 2
Herrick | Robert | 1591-1674 | poet 2
Jennings | Elizabeth | 1926-2001 | poet 2
King | Henry | 1592-1669 | poet and bishop of Chichester 2
Lewis | Alun | 1915-1944 | poet 2
Lewis | Cecil Day | 1904-1972 | poet 2
Lewis | Cecil | Day- | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist 2
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | Philosopher 2
Madan | Judith | 1702-1781 | Poet 2
Mare | Walter John de la | 1873-1956 | author and poet 2
Marvell Press | publisher 2
Mason | William | 1724-1797 | poet 2
Parkyn | Robert | d.1569 | Church of England clergyman and writer 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | Poet 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 2
Prokosch | Frederic | 1908-1989 | calligrapher and poet 2
Queen's University Belfast 2
Randolph | Thomas | 1605-1635 | poet 2
Rathbone | Gillian | fl 2010 | poet 2
Rossetti | Dante Gabriel | 1828-1882 | Painter and Poet 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Skinner | Martyn | 1906-1993 | writer 2
Southwell | Robert | 1561-1595 | Poet 2
Taylor | John | 1578-1653 | called the Water Poet | poet 2
Taylor | Sir | Henry | 1800-1886 | Knight Author 2
Tennyson | Alfred | 1809-1892 | 1st Baron Tennyson | poet 2
Thomson | James | 1834-1882 | Poet and Pessimist 2
University of Cambridge 2
University of Hull 2
University of Oxford | Christ Church 2
Waller | Edmund | 1606-1687 | poet 2
Warton | Joseph | 1722-1800 | Critic 2
Wellesley | Arthur | 1769-1852 | 1st Duke of Wellington | Field Marshall and statesman 2
Wither | George | 1588-1667 | Poet and pamphleteer 2
Abercrombie | Lascelles | 1881-1938 | Poet and Critic 1
Alexander | Disney | fl 1817-1837 | poet 1
Alighieri | Dante | 1265-1321 | poet 1
Amherst | Elizabeth | c.1716-1779 | poet and amateur naturalist 1
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 1
Anderson | Robert | 1770-1833 | antiquary 1
Anderton | James | 1557-1613 | Religious controversialist also known as John Brereley 1
Armiger | Miles Christian | fl. 20th century 1
Arnold | Sidney | fl 1955-1967 1
Ashbaugh | Dennis | 1946- | Artist 1
Ashmole | Elias | 1617-1692 | Antiquary and Astrologer 1
Aston | Willoughby | Sir | 1640-1702 | 2nd Baronet of Aston 1
Atterbury | Francis | 1662-1732 | Bishop of Rochester 1
Aubrey | Herbert | fl. 1729 | of Clehonger, Herefs. 1
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 1
Bacon | Phanuel | 1700-1783 | Church of England clergyman and writer 1
Baker | Mary | fl. 1813-1841 1
Balcon | Jill Angela Henriette | 1925-2009 | actress and broadcaster 1
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Language
Latin 32
French 12
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 8
Welsh 8
German 6
Italian 6
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 2
Cornish 2
English, Middle (1100-1500) 2
Basque 1
Dutch, Middle (ca.1050-1350) 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
Western Frisian 1
Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic 1
German, Middle High (ca.1050-1500) 1
German, Old High (ca.750-1050) 1
Gothic 1
Icelandic 1
Low German; Low Saxon; German, Low; Saxon, Low 1
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