Poems of an unidentified author
Poems of an unidentified author, 17th century, including:
- Fols. 1-24. religious and moral poems
- Fols. 26-30. autobiographical poem addressed to the poet's wife 'Caldora'
- Fols. 165v-127 rev. 'prayers and meditations before and after the sacrament', in another hand. Verse in Crum.
(fols. 47-126 are blank)
- Creation: 17th century
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. f. 5, fols. 1-2]
MS. Don. f. 5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 17006
Poems of an unidentified author.
Biographical / Historical
Biographical details unknown.
Other Finding Aids
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.
Calf, gilt, rebacked
- Poems of an unidentified author
- EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
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