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English literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 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
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
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

Papers of E.K. Chambers

Printer's copy of volume 1 of E.K. Chambers, 'William Shakespeare: a study of facts and problems', published, Oxford, 1930.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1930
Collection

Papers of Herbert Davis

Correspondence and papers of Herbert Davis, including correspondence relating to his edition of the works of Jonathan Swift and to the Oxford University Press series of 'Oxford English Novels'.
Extents: 11 shelfmarks (1.21 linear metres)
Dates: 1933-67
Collection

Papers of H.W. Nevinson

Papers of H.W. Nevinson, consisting of: Diaries, 1893-1941 Notebook containing extracts from printed works and notes on lectures relating to English literature, 1889-90 Notebook containing verse by Nevinson, begun in 1891 Literary papers, 1940-1941, including a typescript draft of 'Thomas Hardy', published, London, 1941, and manuscript and typescript…
Extents: 22 shelfmarks
Dates: 1860-1942
Collection

Photocopies of Papers Relating to Jonathan Swift, Collected by Professor Herbert Davis

Photocopies of papers from several libraries, relating to Jonathan Swift, collected by Professor Herbert Davis
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent. (photocopies of 17th and 18th cent. originals)
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.)
Collection

Works of J.S. Knowles

Manuscript and printed works of J.S. Knowles, consisting of: Transcript of articles contributed to the Glasgow Free Press by Knowles, 1823-1824 The Western luminary or Glasgow literary and scientific gazette, vol. 1, nos. 1-26 (Jan.-June 1824), edited by Knowles, with several articles by him Tales and…
Extents: 9 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th cent.
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

Historical collections of John Lewis, 1728

Historical collections of John Lewis, 1728.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 313
Extents: 541 pages
Dates: 1728
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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
Single Item

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