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English literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

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
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Collection of verse and prose in three hands, early to mid-17th century. Sonnets / Poems by William Alabaster and 2 others

Collection of verse and prose in three hands, early to mid-17th century. Sonnets / Poems by William Alabaster and 2 others.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. e. 57
Extents: 82 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
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Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament

Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament, c.1625.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 223
Extents: 146 pages
Dates: c.1625
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Historical collections of John Lewis, 1728

Historical collections of John Lewis, 1728.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 313
Extents: 541 pages
Dates: 1728
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Interview of Philip Larkin with Miriam Gross, with correspondence

Typescript interview of Philip Larkin with Miriam Gross for The Observer, with manuscript corrections by Larkin, and associated correspondence.
Shelfmark: MS. 16084
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1979
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J. G. Rideout, 'Byron's reading in English literature', typescript B. Litt. thesis, submitted unsuccessfully, Oxford

J. G. Rideout, 'Byron's reading in English literature', typescript B. Litt. thesis, submitted unsuccessfully, Oxford
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 809
Extents: 204 Leaves
Dates: 1939
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Jane Austen autograph manuscript: 'The Watsons'

Jane Austen (1775-1817) autograph manuscript of 'The Watsons', c.1804-1807.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3764
Extents: 1 box
Dates: c.1804-1807
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Jane Austen autograph manuscript: 'Volume the First'

'Volume the First', holograph fair copies, completed 3 Jun 1793, of early works by Jane Austen, with a few corrections.A pencil note inside the front cover reads 'For my brother Charles', and an explanatory note by C.E.A. [Casandra Austen] is pasted below it.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. e. 7
Extents: 1 volume ; 204 x 161 x 20 mm
Dates: Completed 3 Jun 1793
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Leaf from a sale catalogue of Maggs Bros., with a holograph note by Robert William Chapman to John Sparrow

Leaf from a sale catalogue of Maggs Bros., with a holograph note by Robert William Chapman to John Sparrow, 1944.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 202, fol. 23
Extents: 1.0 leaf
Dates: 1944
Collection

Lectures, Essays, and Notes of D. Nichol Smith

Lectures, essays and notes of D. Nichol Smith, relating to English literature and literary criticism.
Extents: 22 shelfmarks
Dates: 1895-1959
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Lectures on English literature by A. C. Bradley, given at Glasgow

Lectures on English literature by A. C. Bradley, given at Glasgow
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 860
Extents: 191 Leaves
Dates: c. 1895
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Letter from A.A. Milne to Elias Duek-Cohen

Letter from A.A. Milne to Elias Duek-Cohen, 1950.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7065, fols. 108-109
Extents: 2 Leaves
Dates: 1950
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Letter of John Keble, 1855; letter of Ronald Knox, 1925

Letter of John Keble, 1855; letter of Ronald Knox, 1925.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2720, fols. 70-73
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 1855, 1925
Collection

Letters and papers of Charles Williams

Correspondence of Charles Williams, author (1886-1945), with Phyllis M. Potter, and other literary papers.
Extents: 0.3 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1936-1951
Collection

Letters and papers of Edmund Blunden and family

Letters and papers relating to the poet and university teacher Edmund Blunden and his first wife, Mary Blunden (née Daines, later Cooper Keeble).
Extents: 2.85 Linear metres (23 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1908-2004
Collection

Letters from Maria Edgeworth to Peter Holland and letters from Sir Henry Holland to Maria Edgeworth, Lucy Aikin and Peter Holland

Letters from the writer Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849) to the physician Peter Holland (1766-1855); and letters from his son, the physician Sir Henry Holland (1788-1873) to Maria, Peter and the historian Lucy Aikin (1781-1864).
Extents: 0.75 Linear meters (5 boxes)
Dates: Bulk, 1799-1853; 1799-20th century
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Letters from Owen Barfield to Michael Kirkham

Letters from Owen Barfield (1898-1997) to Michael Kirkham, 1986-1987.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 85-89
Extents: 5 Leaves
Dates: 1986-1987
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Letters to Walter de la Mare from Helen Thomas

31 manuscript letters from Helen Thomas (widow of the poet Edward Thomas) to Walter de la Mare, 1907-1945.
Shelfmark: MS. 16127
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1907-1945
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Line for line transcript of the original draft of Jane Austen's 'Sanditon', made by R. W. Chapman

Line for line transcript of the original draft of Jane Austen's 'Sanditon', made by R. W. Chapman
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 122
Extents: 120 Leaves
Dates: c. 1925
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Manuscript of The English voyages of the sixteenth century by Sir Walter Raleigh, 1904

Manuscript of The English voyages of the sixteenth century by Sir Walter Raleigh, 1904.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 221
Extents: 290 Leaves
Dates: 1904