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Miscellaneous papers, mainly by Lowth, c. 1733-1763

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MS. Eng. misc. c. 816

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Miscellaneous papers, mainly by Lowth, including:
  1. (fols. 1-16) drafts of fables
  2. (fols. 32-48) Latin verse, including (fols. 34-44) three versions of 'Machina Orreriana' by Lowth, 'recitatum in Theatro Oxon. in Comitiis solennioribus 1733'
  3. (fols. 61-103) notes for, and fragments of, sermons, 1760-3, n.d.
  4. (fols. 108-13) letters of collation and induction, 1753
  5. (fols. 114-36) biographical and family notes, including a copy of part of Lowth's marriage settlement, 1752.

Dates

  • c. 1733-1763

Extent

141 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Eng. misc. c. 816

Repository Details

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