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Notebook, compiled by Robert Codrington, 1638-c.1642, containing songs, elegies, epitaphs and epigrams, many without authors' names

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MS. Eng. poet. f. 27

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Occasional verse refers to events between 1612 and 1640. After p. 236 the collection includes verse by Codrington, some relating to Oxford university affairs. Pp. 284-348, 356-8 contain verse in another hand, some initialled J. H.

362 pages.

Dates

  • c.1633-1642

Extent

362 pages

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. f. 27, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. f. 27

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9784

Overview

Notebook, compiled by Robert Codrington, 1638-c.1642, containing songs, elegies, epitaphs and epigrams, many without authors' names.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Codrington (1601/2–1665?) was a British translator and writer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Blackwell's, 1962.

Physical Facet

calf, rebacked
Title
Notebook, compiled by Robert Codrington, 1638-c.1642, containing songs, elegies, epitaphs and epigrams, many without authors' names
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom