Volume of poems by John Donne and others
Volume of poems by John Donne and others, with (pp. 147-172) paradoxes and problems by Donne, copied by Henry Champernowne, 1623 and later. Described as MS P (Phillipps MS.) by Sir Herbert Grierson in The poems of John Donne (2 vols., Oxford, 1912). Verse in Crum.
- Creation: c.1623
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. f. 9, pp. 1-2].
MS. Eng. poet. f. 9
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16299
Volume of poems by John Donne and others.
Biographical / Historical
John Donne (1572-1631) was a British poet and Church of England clergyman.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991). Vol. 2, no. 46507.
Thomas Thorpe, 1836 catalogue, item 1030; Phillipps MS. 9568; Sotheby's, 6 June 1898, lot 749.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bookplate of C. S. Harris, bequeathed by him, 1916.
Calf, Stuart royal arms in gilt on each cover, rebacked
- Volume of poems by John Donne and others
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