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Fourteen poems, stated to be by 'R. I.', about A.D. 1790

MS. Eng. poet. e. 16
Held at the Weston Library

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Fourteen poems, stated to be by 'R. I.': the first an 'Ode to the Evening Star' begins 'O thou whose star with brightening ray'; some are dated from 1776 to 1781.


  • Creation: about A.D. 1790


37 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. poet. e. 16

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. V, no. 25552.

Custodial History

Gough Nichols coll. vol. no. 36 (from 1874 to about 1884).

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/4 × 4 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom