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Briggs, Julia, 1943-2007



  • Existence: 1943-12-30 - 2007-08-16


Professor of English literature, De Montfort Univ. and emeritus fellow of Hertford Coll., Oxford; author.

Found in 429 Collections and/or Records:

Bodleian Library Department of Printed Books to Julia Briggs, 1977-08-24

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2005.
Scope and Contents

"Dear Ms. Briggs, Nesbit's The Butler in Bohemia is listed in the English Catalogue as 'Nesbit (E.) and Jackson - The Butler in Bohemia. Post 8VO 1s. (Canvas Library). Drane, Oct.94'. I have not been able to find more about 'Jackson' - perhaps a pen name of Barron?..."

Dates: 1977-08-24

Books by Rosamund E. Nesbit Bland, undated

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2005.
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Consists of a mixture of materials that belonged to Edith Nesbit, her biographers (Doris Langley Moore and Julia Briggs), her daughter-in-law Gertrude Bland, and others. Includes correspondence, work product, original manuscripts, artifacts, photographs, clipping albums, oversized artwork, and a wooden writing case.

Dates: undated

Bossom, Eileen to Julia Briggs, 1981-12-22

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2005.
Scope and Contents

Originally attached was the Bossom book list, which was separated from the letter and rehoused into Series 3: Biographers' Research Notes with Briggs's bibliography lists.

Dates: 1981-12-22

Boyle, A. to Julia Briggs, 1985-10-10

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2005.
Scope and Contents

"Dear Miss Briggs, I am so sorry to be slow in replying to your card of Sept 17th and in acknowledging the safe return of Geoffrey Kitchener's [?] booklets..."

Dates: 1985-10-10

Brett, Simon to Julia Briggs, 2002-07-03

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2005.
Scope and Contents

"Dear Julia Briggs, Thank you for phoning and thank you especially for being willing to undertake this afterword for us. I enclose the text of The Three Mothers. It first appeared in the Strand Magazine, the date to be obtained from Mrs. McCarthy of the Nesbit Society sometime after next weekend - I'll let you know..."

Dates: 2002-07-03

Additional filters:

Archival Object 428
Collection 1
Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography 1
Children's literature, English. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Moore, Doris Langley. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Nesbit, E. 1
Women -- England -- London -- Biography 1