Odes by dr. Philip Hayes, all autograph, 1786-1793
- 'Genius of this blissful place' signed 'Phil: Hayes May 1. 1786': 'Ode on the King's recovery, March 24. 1789', the date in later ink over a pencil entry, cf. fol. 61v, beg. 'When on the bed'
- fol. 54: Ode for the Installation of the Duke of Portland, as chancellor of the University of Oxford, 1793, beg. 'In wildering terror'
- fol. 63: at fol. 57 is a fragment of a piece, beg. 'Twas here my Laura'
- Creation: 1786-1793
Language of Materials
MS. Mus. d. 64
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. 16769
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