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Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies

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MS. Don. c. 55

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Author's copy of (fols. 1-13) 'Love verses' and (fols. 13v-33) 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies, compiled c.1680-1704, probably intended for the printer. Verse on fol. 12 is subscribed, by the author, 'J. H.'. Verse in Crum.

Dates

  • c. 1680-1704

Extent

37 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. c. 55, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. c. 55

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16801

Overview

Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies, compiled c. 1680-1704

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Bought of Mr. King, Junr. Tavistock Street at the sale of Dr. Harrington's Library, 1806. F. G. Waldron'; Thomas Thorpe, 1836 catalogue, item 1308; Phillipps MS. 9105; Sotheby's, 17 May 1897, lot 372 and 5 June 1899, lot 344.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from P. J. Dobell and given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1936.

Physical Facet

half-calf, marbled boards, rebacked
Title
Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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