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Poetry

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 192 Collections and/or Records:

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Mary Anne Bacon: Verses and Translations

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6252
Dates: 1841-1870
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Mary Tighe: Psyche or the legend of love

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8454
Dates: 1808
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Mildmay Fane: My Happy Life, To a Friend (trans. William Wake)

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4189
Dates: 1700 (Circa)
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Miscellaneous collection of verses, ballads, epitaphs and inscriptions

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.42
Dates: 1500-1750 (Circa)
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Notebook of Edward Leigh, Seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.06.79
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Notes on mathematics and optics, 1750 - 1810

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/207
Scope and Contents

Rough notes on mathematical, optical and astronomical problems, largely in the period 1777-1783, including a table of errors for an eye-glass. There are a number of poems and epigrams penned by Maskelyne whilst at Cambridge during 1750-1757, written in English and Latin, with versions of the 18th, 23rd, 29th and 84th Psalms and a translation of Sophocles. There is also a bill for food from H. Storey, 1810, and an etching. Some pages of manuscript have been cut from the volume.

Dates: 1750 - 1810
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Occasional Verses and Related Papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4247
Dates: 1730-1874 (Circa)
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Ode by Henry Francis Cary

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7194.III
Dates: 6 Apr. 1789 (Circa, 'Monday 6 April')
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Original compositions written for Part I and Part II of the English Tripos, 1949 - 1973

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Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/ENGL 1
Scope and Contents

Many compositions are accompanied by envelopes, letters, cover sheets and associated items, and a few bear examiners' comments.

Dates: 1949 - 1973
Conditions Governing Access: Closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation.
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Papers of J. H. Goodland

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9704
Dates: 1935-1974
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Papers of Siegfried Sassoon

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9852
Dates: 1897-2000 (bulk:1897-1967)
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Papers of the Hey, Sharp and Alderson families

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10187
Dates: 1683-1983
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Papers of Veronica Forrest-Thomson, 1937 - 2011

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Forrest-Thomson
Dates: 1937 - 2011
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Papers on poetry and mathematics, 1750 - 1808

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/210
Scope and Contents

Loose papers concerned with poetry and mathematical problems. The poetry is comprised principally of notes on the Eumenides and classical Greek poets. There is a review of the Oedipus of Sophocles, a reference to the rules of Aristotle, fluxions, a map of Palestine, a synopsis of writing technique and style, and equations involving parabolas.

Dates: 1750 - 1808
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Papers on the Eumenides

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/209
Scope and Contents

Undated loose papers on the poems on the Eumenides, including an etching depicting a classical war, possibly Achilles and Hector under the walls of Troy.

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Pater Costerus: 'Tuyt geschout', 1604

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2744.3
Scope and Contents

Verse satire upon Roman Catholicism.

Dates: 1604
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Percy Bysshe Shelley: To Jane: The Invitation

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4444
Dates: 1822
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Personal Papers of Aelfrida Tillyard, 1856 - 2013

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Tillyard
Scope and Contents The papers include Aelfrida Tillyard's personal and biographical records, the most substantial of which are 75 personal diaries in an unbroken sequence dating from 1897 to 1959. The papers also include copies of some of her published works and manuscripts of some of her unpublished writings, in particular those religious works and novels which she wrote in the 1940s and 1950s. Papers of both daughters are also held in the archives: see GCPP Graham A1 (Alethea Graham, Girton 1926) and GCPP...
Dates: 1856 - 2013
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Personal Papers of Agatha Graham, 1923 - 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Graham, A2
Scope and Contents

The papers include personal diaries; photographs; and some of Agatha's writing, including poetry and short stories.

Dates: 1923 - 1930
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Personal Papers of Alethea Graham, 1913 - 1992

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Graham, A1
Scope and Contents

The papers include personal diaries; poems; a few personal and biographical items; photographs; and some letters written to Alethea (chiefly those written to her by her spiritual 'adviser', Father O'Brien).

Dates: 1913 - 1992
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Personal Papers of Chrystabel Procter, 1822 - 1986

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Procter
Dates: 1822 - 1986
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Personal Papers of Ethel Sargant, 1871 - 2008

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Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Sargant
Scope and Contents

The most significant items held are the letters written by Ethel Sargant to Agnes Arber (nee Robertson), fellow botanist: see GCPP Sargant 2/1 below. There are also a few personal and biographical items, a volume of botanical drawings, and some botanical equipment and artefacts, including botanical slides. There is also a small file of poems written by Ethel Sargant in later life.

Dates: 1871 - 2008