MS.Add.6406: Collectanea, in English and Latin, 1810-1864
1, 2. English: letters from Charles Cowell to Abraham Kersey Cowell, 24 November 1810, and to E.B. Cowell, 31 March 1835; 3. E.B. Cowell, writing copy, 1836, endorsed 'Schoolday Memorials. E.B. Cowell'; 4. Same, 'Life of Sir Isaac Newton' signed 'Naturalist'; 5. Same, 'Magazine of General Knowledge', October 1839; 6. Latin: same, 'Virgilii Parilipomena', 1841; 7. Same, 'Fall of Jerusalem', poem, 1840-1841; 8. Same, 'Xenophon: Ephesius, Bks IV and V', translation, 1 July 1841; 9. Same, 'Journal of a Tour in Belgium and Germany', July 1845; 10. Latin: same, 'De Die Christi Natali', poem; 11. English: J.T. Nottridge, a copy of a sermon on Jer. xxii.6, preached 13 September 1846; 12. E.B. Cowell, 'Tennyson's Poetry', essay ; 13. Same, 'A few thoughts on the Atonement'; 14. Same, copy of a letter to Babu, 5 July 1863; 15. Same, 'Use of Conversion&Value of several Kinds'; 16. Same, 'Sakoontal, or the lost Ring', from the Edinburgh review, July 1858; 17-19. Letters from Bemola Ch. Bhuttacharjya to [E.B. Cowell]; 20. E.B. Cowell, notes on Persian literature; 21. Printed extract on the 'Ipswich Mechanics' Institution', possibly by C. Cowell. Accompanying the papers is a partial list of contents in the hand of Miss C.M. Ridding.
MS.Add.6407: 'Ipswich Radical Magazine', 1838-1841
Vol. I and pp. 121-140 of a further volume of the manuscript periodical 'The Ipswich Radical Magazine & Review', edited by E.B. Cowell, containing political articles, serial stories, and articles on, and translations of, various classical authors (114 folios). Vol. I was written at intervals throughout 1838, the remainder being the portion for December 1841.
MS.Add.6408: Correspondence at the death of E.B. Cowell, in English and French, 1903
1-56. Correspondence to Elizabeth Byles Cowell, Caroline M. Ridding and M.B. Cowell at the death of E.B. Cowell; 57. List of E.B. Cowell's pupils who have had books sent to them; 58. List of the same to whom books are sent and acknowledged; 59. Further lists of names; 60. Verses; 61. Rough list of names with statements of books sent to them.
MS.Add.6409: Collectanea, 1847-1902
1. E.B. Cowell, 'On the Death of the Rev. J.T. Nottridge', verses, 28 January 1847; 2. Same, 'Sermon on the Goodness of God', 1847; 3. Same, 'The North American Indian', poem, 1849; 4. Prospectus of a lecture; 5-45. Letters or parts of letters from M.B. Cowell and C.H. Cowell to E.B. Cowell and Elizabeth Cowell. Attached to 38 is a note from C.W. Moule to E.B. Cowell.