Italy -- Description and travel
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
Typescript accounts by Dorothy M. Frost of holiday journeys to the north of England and Scotland, 1929; Germany, Italy and France, 1931, and Germany, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland and France, 1933.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Correspondence, journals and papers of Frederick Sylvester North Douglas (1791-1819), MP for Banbury 1812-19.
Extents: 4.35 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Mainly 1805-19
Archive of Robert Finch (1783-1830).
Extents: 5.95 Linear metres (81 boxes)
Dates: 12th-19th century
Archive of the Russell Family of Swallowfield, Berkshire
Extents: 5.71 Linear metres (65 boxes)
Diaries of tours abroad, consisting of: Diary, possibly by a member of the Lee-Warner family, of a tour in Switzerland (volume 5 only, of 6 or more), August-September 1802 Diary of a tour in France (mainly Paris) and Italy (mainly Rome and Naples), December 1860-May 1861, compiled by eleven persons, including seven members of the Lee-Warner family, with a few photographs inserted …
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1802, 1860-1861
Diary of a tour made by an Italian, written in A.D. 1725.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 271
Extents: 71 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1725
Journal kept by Mr Tracy and Mr Dentand, during their Travels through France and Italy, written in or soon after A.D. 1767.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 366
Extents: 82 Leaves
Dates: written in or soon after A.D. 1767
Journal of a tour in France, Switzerland and Italy by John Pye Smith (1774-1851), July-Sept. 1816. Fair copy by him of slightly reversed text, with a few later notes; briefly quoted in John Medway, Memoirs of the life and writing of John Pye Smith (London, 1853).
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Letters from J.W. Joyce to his parents
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2382
Extents: 105 Leaves
Three notebooks containing memoirs by Mabel McCorry (fl 1877-1963), probably compiled in the 1950s.
Extents: 0.15 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1905-mid 20th century
Papers of Count Roehenstart, including: Letters and papers of Count Roehenstart, 1773-1853, n.d. Notes on travels in Italy, Switzerland, Greece, Turkey and Egypt, 1814-19, n.d. Accounts kept by Roehenstart during his travels in Greece and Turkey, 1819 Journal of travels on board HMS St. Vincent, 1833 Volume of extracts, anecdotes and verse in…
Extents: 10 shelfmarks
Papers of John Howard and his family, including: Correspondence, 1782-1789 Notebooks, 1769-1789, containing notes relating to Howard's travels in Italy, France and Holland, 1769-1770, visits to prisons and hospitals in Europe, 1786-1787, and devotional pieces, 1788-1789 Papers relating to Howard's estate, 1723-1799, and papers of his executors, 1787-1900 …
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
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
A short history of South Italy from about A.D. 1200, by sir William Gell
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 54
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1830 by sir W. Gell
Travel diaries of Ethel Mary Harding, 1889-99, and Herma Fiedler, 1921-67, relating to Germany, Norway, Egypt, Italy, Turkey, Sweden, Denmark, Austria, Paris, England, Portugal, Yugoslavia, Ireland and Morocco. The collection also contains three printed pamphlets relating to German art and music, 1954.
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
The Travels of Arnolt van Harffe from Cologne to Italy, Egypt, Palestine and India, and back by Madagascar, the Upper Nile, Constantinople, and France, in 1496-1499, written in 1554.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 972
Extents: 167 Leaves
Dates: written in 1554