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Guide to The Alfred C. Berol Collection of Lewis Carroll
1845 - 1993
 MSS 057

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Collection processed by Chatham Ewing, October 1997 - February 1998

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Description is in English.

Container List

Series 2: Manuscripts

Subseries 2A: Manuscripts by Charles L. Dodgson.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 470 Dodgson, Charles
"A 12 fold Division of Magnitudes.. "
Ms, 1p
[Christ Church], Oxford, Nov 11, 1886
Christ Church Common Room Weekly Bill on verso.
5.75 x 11.25

1886
Box: 6 Folder : 471 Dodgson, Charles
Let q=..""
Ms, 2pp
[Christ Church], [Oxford], [n.d.]
(X148) Series of questions/theorems numbered with roman numerals ."
11.25 x 4.25

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 472 Dodgson, Charles
"5329 Articles.."
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(XIX 552) A tally of sums.
8.75 x 12

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 473 Dodgson, Charles
"Alice in Wonderland/A Dream Play/For Children"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.],[n.d.]
(344) Title page mock up.
7.5 x 5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 474 Dodgson, Charles
"Arithmetical Croquet"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.],[n.d.]
(XX 566) .
7 x 9

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 475 Dodgson, Charles
"A Charade"
Mss illus, 3pp
[n.p.], April 8, 1878
(332)Cyclostyle. Inscribed "B.H. from C.L.D." Signed "Lewis Carroll".

1878
Box: 6 Folder : 476 Dodgson, Charles
"A Charade"
Mss illus, 3pp
[n.p.], March 31, 1890
(333)Cyclostyle. Inscribed "Presented to Edith Blakemore/by the Author - Mar. 31, 1890." Cyclostyle drawings appended and modifed by Dodgson. Signed "Lewis Carroll"
8.75 x 11.25

1890
Box: 6 Folder : 477 Dodgson, Charles
"Declamation Read in Hall"
Ms, 4pp
[n.p.], May 3, 1854
(XIX 448)
9 x 14

1854
Box: 6 Folder : 478 Dodgson, Charles
"Dedicated to a tea-tea. Why? Oh when?"
Mss, 1p
[n.p.], March 16, 1880
(III 40) Acrostic originally send to Alexandra Kitchin. Signed "Lewis Carroll".
9 x 7

1880
Box: 6 Folder : 479 Dodgson, Charles
"A Dream Cast"
Ms, 2pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(345) Cast list for Saville-Clark play.
9 x 5.5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 480 Dodgson, Charles
"Formulae [Group C.]"
Ms, 3pp
[n.p.], March 11, 1878.
9 x 11

1878
Box: 6 Folder : 481 Dodgson, Charles
"Formulae [Group C.]"
Ms, 3pp
[n.p.], March 11, 1878
Not hand written. Printed with holograph corrections.
9 x 11

1878
Box: 6 Folder : 482 Dodgson, Charles
"Formulae F"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
Portion of document pasted on cardboard backing.

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 483 Dodgson, Charles
"The Four Syllogisms"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], November 27, 1887.
9 x 11

1887
Box: 6 Folder : 484 Dodgson, Charles
"To Hallie"
Ms, 3pp
[n.p.], November, 1868
(II 31)Inscribed to Clara Cunnynghame
6 x 7.75

1868
Box: 6 Folder : 485 Dodgson, Charles
"The Hunting of the Snark"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], February 17, 1889
(XIX 523)Holograph draft of advertisement text.
3.25 x 7

1889
Box: 6 Folder : 486 Dodgson, Charles
"I sent off your promised fountain pen. . . "
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(IV 83) Text fragment.
1.75 x 4.5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 487 Dodgson, Charles
"La Guida di Bragia"
Ms, 14 leaves bound in paper wrapper
[n.p.], [n.d.]
With correspondence and a typed copy of the play.
8.5 x 14

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 488 Dodgson, Charles
"Let AB, CD be such Lines
"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(X 152) Mathematical notes.
11 x 9

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 489 Dodgson, Charles
"Logic Analytical"
Ms illus, 1pp
[n.p.], November 21-22, 1894
(IV 83) Mathematical and/or logical diagram. Christ Church Junior Common Room account form on verso.
10.25 x 8.25

1894
Box: 6 Folder : 490 Dodgson, Charles
"A master of a man"s parent is that man"s superior
"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], March 5, 1897
(XIX 563) Originally written to Louisa Dodgson. Logic problem.
4.25 x 7

1897
Box: 6 Folder : 491 Dodgson, Charles
"Miss M. Cunnynghame, Debtor to Mr. C.L. Dodgson"
Mss, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(II 33) A mock bill.
5.5 x 8

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 492 Dodgson, Charles
"My first"s a drink resembling wine
"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], February 23, 1880
(III 42)Acrostic originally sent to Alexandra Kitchin
4.75 x 7

1880
Box: 6 Folder : 493 Dodgson, Charles
"My first has no beard. . . "
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(III 42)Acrostic originally sent to Alexandra Kitchin.
5 x 8

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 494 Dodgson, Charles
"My first turns cows to solitary birds. . . "
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(III 41)Acrostic originally sent to Alexandra Kitchin.
8 x 6

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 495 Dodgson, Charles
"My first we call here when her belt is on. . . "
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(IV 83) Cartoons removed to picture file. Pencil on fragment of paper.
2.5 x 4

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 496 Dodgson, Charles
"Name, Information required"
Ms, 2pp
[n.p.], March 17, 1887
(346) Cast list for Saville-Clark play.
11.25 x 9

1887
Box: 6 Folder : 497 Dodgson, Charles
"Nella"s song"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(XIX 474a) Originally written for [Menella Wilcox] On cardboard backing.
7 x 4.5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 498 Dodgson, Charles
"No, no! I cannot write a line,. . . "
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], April 10, 1871
(II 32) Verses originally written for Margaret Cunnynghame. Poem in hand not Dodgson"s on verso. .
7 x 6.75

1871
Box: 6 Folder : 499 Dodgson, Charles
"N.S. Began Sep. 14/1752"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], March 3, 1887
(X 144) .
7 x 9

1887
Box: 6 Folder : 500 Dodgson, Charles
"Questions III"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
9 x 5.75

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 501 Dodgson, Charles
"Questions IV"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], [n.d.].
5 x 8

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 502 Dodgson, Charles
"Symbols for properties for a pair of Lines"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], April 2, 1878.
11 x 9

1878
Box: 6 Folder : 503 Dodgson, Charles
"There are certain conditions. . . "
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], March 23, 1893
(X 137)
8.75 x 6

1893
Box: 6 Folder : ID: 503.1 [Digital image with no corresponding folder]
undated
Box: 6 Folder : 504 Dodgson, Charles
"There is this difference"
Ms, 2pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(XIX 449)
8 x 12.5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 505 Dodgson, Charles
""Tis the Voice of the Lobster"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], October 31, 1886
(343)
9 x 7

1886
Box: 6 Folder : 506 Dodgson, Charles
""Tis the Voice of the Lobster"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(342)
[--551 in DB?--].
4.5 x 7

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 506 Dodgson, Charles
""Tis the Voice of the Lobster"
Ms, 1p
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(342)
[--551 in DB?--].

undated
Box: 6 Folder : ID: 506.1 Dodgson, Charles
Useful and Instructive Poetry
Ms, illus, 42 leaves bound in boards
[Croft], 1845.

1845
Box: 6 Folder : 507 Dodgson, Charles
"To Dine if I come in a queer way"
Ms, 1pp
[n.p.], October 31, 1886
(551) Sent to Edith Lucy.
4.25 x 9

1886
Box: 6 Folder : 508 Dodgson, Charles
"What Tottles Meant"
Ms, 4pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
9 x 5.5

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 509 Dodgson, Charles
[Word Game]
Ms, 2pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(II 30) Sent to Margaret Cunnynghame.
4.5 x 7

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 510 Dodgson, Charles
[Word Game]
Ms, 2pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
(II 36) Sent to Margaret Cunnynghame.
1.5 x 3.5

undated

Subseries 2B: Corrected Proofs

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 511 Dodgson, Charles
Curiosissima Curatoria
Ms corrected proof sheets 4 folded signatures, dated and numbered
[n.p.], August 10. 1892
4 folded signatures. Signature A is numbered 79366, B &
C 79109, and D 79276.
7.5 x 5

undated

Subseries 2C: Manuscripts by others.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 512 Lord Simon
[Memoir of Charles Dodgson]
Ts, 12pp
[n.p.], [n.d.]
Document contains both typescript and holograph pages.

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 512 Waterhouse, Mrs. A.T.
[Memoir of Charles Dodgson]
Ms, 7pp
[n.p.], [n.d.].

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 512 Rowell, Mrs. H.L. [Memoir of Charles Dodgson]
Ms, 6pp
[n.p.], [n.d.].

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 512 Davies, Mrs. Arthur
[Memoir of Charles Dodgson]
Ts, 3pp
[n.p.], [n.d.].

undated

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