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Drafts and copies of poems by Octavia Walsh, some printed in Poems upon divine and moral subjects. By Dr. Patrick . .. and other ... hands (London, 1719)

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MS. Eng. poet. e. 31

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Drafts and copies of poems by Octavia Walsh, some printed in Poems upon divine and moral subjects. By Dr. Patrick ... and other ... hands (London, 1719), with a few receipts and memoranda. At fol. 3 is a pen and wash portrait of Octavia Walsh, with a note signed 'R. B.'. Verse in Crum.

165 leaves, 33-121 blank

Dates

  • 1719

Extent

165 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. e. 31, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. e. 31

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10894-2

Overview

Drafts and copies of poems by Octavia Walsh, some printed in Poems upon divine and moral subjects. By Dr. Patrick . .. and other ... hands (London, 1719).

Biographical / Historical

Octavia Walsh (bap. 1677, d. 1706) was a British poet.

Custodial History

Lower cover with worn inscription 'Octavia Walsh her book (?) 1694'; 19th-cent. bookplate of a member of the Walsh family, Barons Ormathwaite.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, P. J. & A. E. Dobell, cat. 76 (1928), 556.

Physical Facet

vellum binding
Title
Drafts and copies of poems by Octavia Walsh, some printed in 'Poems upon divine and moral subjects. By Dr. Patrick . .. and other ... hands' (London, 1719)
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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