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Children's literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

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Amended typescript of Paddington Goes to Town by Michael Bond

Amended typescript of Paddington Goes to Town by Michael Bond, c.1968.
Shelfmark: MS. 22073
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: Majority of material found within c.1968-1997; c.1968
Collection

Archive of Iona and Peter Opie

Working papers of Iona Opie (1923-2017) and Peter Opie (1918-1982), folklorists and book collectors, with some personal and family papers and collected material.
Extents: 54.5 Linear metres (363 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1665-2011
Collection

Archive of Jenny Joseph

Correspondence and literary papers of the poet and writer Jenny Joseph, author of the poem 'Warning', 1945-2017.
Extents: 20.0 Linear metres (133 physical shelfmarks, 84 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1945-2017
Collection

Archive of John Masefield

The archive of the poet, novelist and playwright John Masefield (1878-1967), Poet Laureate from 1930-1967.
Extents: 7.188 Linear metres (135 boxes)
Dates: 1901-1968
Collection

Archive of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), and the Edgeworth family, 17th-19th century

Correspondence and literary papers of Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849), with papers of Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham Edgeworth and other members of the Edgeworth family, mainly 1778-1886.
Extents: 12.65 Linear metres (115 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1768-1849, 17th-19th century
Collection

Beddoes and Edgeworth family papers

Papers relating to the Beddoes and Edgeworth family.
Extents: 3.21 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: late 17th century-1942
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The Book of Dust bag

The Book of Dust bag
Shelfmark: JL 1002
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 2017
File

The Du Maurier Family Album, 1890-1910

J.M. Barrie's memorial album to Sylvia Llewelyn Davies (née du Maurier), mother of the boys who inspired the stories of Peter Pan. It contains 45 prints of the family, primarily portraits snapshots by Lizzie Caswell Smith. Two loose portraits are inserted towards the back of the album.
Shelfmark: MS. 23051 photogr. 57
Extents: 3 items
Dates: 1890-1910
Collection

Evan Jones Archive

Papers of the writer Evan Jones.
Extents: 8.5 Linear metres (43 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1949-2011, n.d.
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Five letters from Kenneth Grahame to Alice Maude Nightingale

Five letters from Kenneth Grahame to Alice Maude Nightingale.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 8394, fols. 9-20
Extents: 11 Leaves
Dates: [1920]-1921, 2016
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Gladium Propheli. By the author of “Hope” &c&c &c' (i.e. Francis Edward Paget)

'Gladium Propheli. By the author of “Hope” &c&c &c' (i.e. Francis Edward Paget)
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3968
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: c. 1835
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Gollancz publisher's file for To The Land of Fair Delight

Gollancz publisher's file for To The Land of Fair Delight, 1959-1996.
Shelfmark: MS. 21345
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1959-1996
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Letter from Elspeth Grahame (in the hand of an amanuensis) to Johnny Ward

Letter from Elspeth Grahame (in the hand of an amanuensis) to Johnny Ward, 1945
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7556, fol. 92
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1945
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Letter from Noel Streatfeild to Mrs Haines

Letter from Noel Streatfeild to Mrs Haines, 1958
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 75
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1958
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Letter of Rudyard Kipling to Mabel L. Saunders, with a copy of her letter to which this was a reply

Letter of Rudyard Kipling to Mabel L. Saunders, with a copy of her letter to which this was a reply
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 38-42
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 1935
Collection

Letters concerning C.S. Lewis, written by American schoolchildren to Macmillan Publishing Company, New York

Letters concerning C.S. Lewis, written by American schoolchildren to Macmillan Publishing Company, New York.
Extents: 0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1991-1993, n.d.
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Letters concerning C.S. Lewis written by American schoolchildren to Macmillan Publishing Company, New York

Letters concerning C.S. Lewis written by American schoolchildren to Macmillan Publishing Company, New York
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 5369
Extents: 110 Leaves
Dates: 1994-Mar. 1995
Collection

Letters from children to C.S. Lewis

Letters from children to C.S. Lewis, 1992-1996.
Extents: 0.44 Linear metres (4 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1992-1996
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Manuscript 'school piece' by Thomas Hartley at Mr Earle's Academy, Deptford

Manuscript 'school piece' by Thomas Hartley at Mr Earle's Academy, Deptford, 1754.
Shelfmark: MS. 22056
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 18 Dec 1754
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Notebook of Jane Johnson, containing poems, hymns

Notebook of Jane Johnson, containing poems, hymns and (fols. 19-42) 'A very pretty story to tell children when they are about five or six years of age'
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 198
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: 1733-52