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Ogden Manuscripts

102 items

Manuscripts from the library of Charles Kay Ogden (1889-1957), dating from the 14th to the 20th century.
These include:

(Card catalogues and detailed finding aids are available).

Bacon/Tottel Collection - MS OGDEN 7

54 volumes

Commonplace books, c1590-1660

A detailed description and catalogue of the collection by Stuart Clark was published in Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society, VI, 1976 and VII,1977.

(Much of the collection has been microfilmed).

Arnold Bennett Papers - MS OGDEN 96
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21 volumes

6 boxes and 4 volumes

Manuscripts, notebooks and correspondence, 1895-1931, of the novelist and playwright Arnold Bennett (1867-1931).

Other Bennett Papers (MS ADD 299) held by the Library.

(Handlist and index available).


Bowring Albums - MS OGDEN 62

2 volumes

Albums of letters addressed to Sir John Bowring (1792-1872) and his family, c1790-1900.

(Index available).

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John Bright Letters - MS OGDEN 65

821 letters

Letters from the politician John Bright (1811-1889) to his wife, ne้ Margaret Elizabeth Leatham (d. 1878), dated 1847-1878.

(Calendar available).

Debrett's Illustrated Peerage & Baronetage Correspondence - MS OGDEN 67

1 box

Letters, mainly addressed to the editor of Debrett's, Robert Henry Mair, 1864-1886.

Hone Letterbooks - MS OGDEN 73-74

4 volumes

Letters, c1810-1840, from various correspondents to the author and bookseller William Hone (1780-1842).

(Index available).

Lodge's Peerage Correspondence - MS OGDEN 78

1 box

Letters addressed to the editors of Lodge's Peerage, Edmund Lodge (1756-1839), Edward Walford (1823-1897), and John Frederick Boyes (1811-1879). The letters are dated c1830-1900.

Rossetti Letters - MS OGDEN 82

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Letters from the painter and poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) to George P. Boyce, 1854-1873.

(Calendar available).

John Russell Papers - MS OGDEN 83-85

1 box and 2 volumes

Essays etc. of the statesman John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878).

Zola Letters - MS OGDEN 95

67 letters

Letters from the writer Emile Zola (1840-1902) to Marius Roux, 1864-1885.

(Calendar available).

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