'The Apprentices, a mock tragedy, London, Febry 6th, 17h/70', written in 1770 by J. Carter (?)
A later note assigns this piece to J (ohn) Carter the draughtsman and antiquary (d. 1817): the characters are Scriblero, Inkorno, Stripo and Silvina; and a prologue is prefixed.
- Creation: written in 1770 by J. Carter (?)
Language of Materials
MS. Douce 279
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 21853
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
7 3/4 × 5 7/8 in.