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Poems of an unidentified author

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MS. Don. f. 5

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Poems of an unidentified author, 17th century, including:
  1. Fols. 1-24. religious and moral poems
  2. Fols. 26-30. autobiographical poem addressed to the poet's wife 'Caldora'
  3. Fols. 165v-127 rev. 'prayers and meditations before and after the sacrament', in another hand. Verse in Crum.
(fols. 47-126 are blank)

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

166 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. f. 5, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. f. 5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17006

Overview

Poems of an unidentified author.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Shelf-mark '[H]. b. 27' (the square brackets in the manuscript) on fol. i; part of a bookplate '[ ] Court' inside lower cover.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

Physical Facet

Calf, gilt, rebacked
Title
Poems of an unidentified author
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom