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Photographs and photostats of Ben Jonson's works

 Single Item
MS. Facs. c. 25
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 2) Epitaph on Celia Bulstrode, in letter to George Garrard, 1609 (autograph) (Cambridge (Mass.), Harvard, Widener Library)
  2. (fol. 4) The hour-glass, and My picture left in Scotland (autograph) (Edinburgh, Register House, Clerk of Penicuik’s papers, Drummond papers)
  3. (fol. 5) Autograph inscription to Captain Francis Segar (San Marino (Cal.), Huntington Library H.M. 743 fol. 84)
  4. (fol. 6) Autograph inscription to Alexander Glover in 1616 Folio. (penes Frank Capra Esq.)
  5. (fol. 7) Ode to Phoenix and Turtle (Proludium and Epode) (Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, 5390D fol. 20r-21r
  6. (fol. 10) Epilogue to Cynthia’s Revels, 1623 (Edinburgh, University Library, MS. of Blooms and blossoms of the reigns of Elizabeth etc., compiled by R. Jackson)
  7. (fol. 13v) Masque of Christmas (Washington, Folger Shakespeare Library 2203. fol. 167v-175r)
  8. (fol. 28v) The gypsies metamorphosed (San Marino (Cal.) Huntington Library HM. 741)
  9. (fol. 61) Pleasure reconciled to virtue, described by Orazio Busino, 1618 (Venice, Bibl. Marciana, Archives VII. 1122 fol. 72r-75r)


  • Creation: originals dated 1609-1623


64 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Facs. c. 25

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7840


Photographs and photostats of Ben Jonson's works.

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin [Ben] Jonson (1572-1637) was a poet and playwright. For more details see Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Dr. Percy Simpson, 15 Mar 1952.

Photographs and photostats of Ben Jonson's works
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
EAD version 2021
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Weston Library
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