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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:


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

Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard

Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard (1852-1929), journalist and author.
Extents: 1.35 Linear metres (43 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1847-1945

Archive of William Beckford

Papers of William Beckford (1760-1844), author
Extents: 17.6 Linear metres (176 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1515-19th cent., n.d.

Beddoes and Edgeworth Family Papers

The Boddoes and Edgeworth papers consist of papers of Dr. Thomas Beddoes, including lectures, notes, correspondence and family papers; papers relating to Maria Edgeworth and Thomas Lovell Beddoes; family trees; and a photograph album.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 18th-19th cent.

Essays Relating to W.H. White

Papers relating to W.H. White consisting of: Typescript essays concerning W.H. White, 'Mark Rutherford', by his second son J.H. White 'Notes', 1931, Extracts from Rutherford's letters to J.H. White and his wife, 1880-1912 'Notes' concerning Rutherford's correspondence with Thomas Hutchinson
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1880-1931

Letters Collected by William Upcott

Letters of antiquaries, topographical writers and heralds, collected by William Upcott and arranged alphabetically in four volumes, A-C, D-K, L-P, R-Y, in 1835. Many of the letters are addressed to publishers and booksellers. The collection includes 70 engraved portraits and many printed proposals to publish antiquarian and topographical works.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-19th century

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

Memoirs of F.H.H. Guillemard

Typescript memoirs to 1891 of F.H.H. Guillemard, entitled 'The years that the locusts have eaten', with printed preliminary pages, illustrated with photographs, compiled c. 1922-1932.
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1922-1932]

Papers of A. Maud Bodkin

Papers of A. Maud Bodkin, consisting of: Letters and papers Typescript articles and essays Commonplace book
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1928-1967

Papers of Annette M.B. Meakin

Two albums of letters and papers of Annette M.B. Meakin, mainly relating to her published works and lectures.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1920-38

Papers of Ivy Scott-Rogers

Papers of Ivy Scott-Rogers
Extents: 0.11 linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1894-1970

Papers of 'Michael Field'

Papers of 'Michael Field', arranged into five groups: Correspondence of 'Michael Field', 1867-1926 Drafts, manuscripts and proofs of their plays, a few in prose (which are unpublished), the majority in verse, c. 1874-1918 Drafts and manuscripts of their verse, 1861-1912 Miscellaneous papers, mainly of personal and biographical interest, 1832-1924 …
Extents: 195 shelfmarks
Dates: 1832-1970

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 meters (9 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1890-1936

Papers of T.E. Lawrence and A.W. Lawrence

Papers of T.E. Lawrence, with some related material c.1894-1970, and the correspondence and papers of A.W. Lawrence relating to his brother T.E. Lawrence, 1917-85
Extents: 6.6 Linear metres (62 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1894-1985

Papers of W.F. Tillotson's Fiction Bureau

Two volumes of agreements between W.F. Tillotson's fiction bureau of Bolton, Lancashire, and various authors.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1880-94

Papers of William Beckford, 1787-1811

The papers consist of correspondence, a commonplace book and an agreement for the purchase by Beckford of a house in Lisbon. The papers relate to Beckford's affairs in Jamaica and Portugal.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Dates: 1787-1811

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.)
Single Item

Joyce Cary's pencil sketches of illustrations for a limited edition of his novel, The Horse's Mouth (London, 1957)

Joyce Cary's pencil sketches of illustrations for a limited edition of his novel, The Horse's Mouth (London, 1957).
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 179, fols. 18-25
Extents: 8 Leaves
Dates: 1957