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Collection Level Description: Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 95, e. 85-6, e. 102-4, f. 32, f. 41-7; Autogr. g. 2; Eng. hist. g. 2; Eng. poet. g. 2; Top. gen. e. 59; Top. Oxon. e. 182-3; Top. Surrey f. 1
Title: Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty
Dates of Creation: Early 19th cent.-1910
Extent: 21 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Beatrice Braithwaite Batty (1833-1933), novelist and diarist, wrote under the name of Beatrice Stebbing.

Scope and Content

Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by Mrs. Batty in 1918.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43467-87.

Related Units of Description

Also given to the Library by Mrs. Batty were MSS. Chin. c. 33 and d. 62, and six leaves of autobiographical notes (MS. Eng. misc. c. 27, fols. 38-43).

Access Points


Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Batty | Beatrice | 1833-1933 | Novelist and Diarist, author called Beatrice Stebbing

Barrow | William | Naval Officer

Webber | Mary | fl. 1835

Great Britain and Ireland | Royal Navy

Royal Holloway College

Canada | Description and travel

France | Description and travel

India | Description and travel

Oberammergau (Germany) | Description and travel

Oxford (England)

Wales | Description and travel

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