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A few English poems, chiefly amorous: the first is 'Our Jorney to Nutford'

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MS. Eng. poet. e. 17

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A few English poems, chiefly amorous: the first is 'Our Jorney to Nutford', beg. 'On Thusday last too jolly Swains.'

Guard-book of verse, 14th-20th cent., including:
  1. Fols. 9-16. parts of four leaves containing penitential psalms by Richard Maidstone, 14th cent., with modern transcript
  2. Fols. 23, 30-6. drafts of poems by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Pre-1800 verse in Crum

Dates

  • Written in the 18th century

Extent

9 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. e. 17, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. e. 17

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19451

Overview

A few English poems, chiefly amorous: the first is 'Our Jorney to Nutford'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 32690

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented on Oct. 19, 1899, by the Registrar of the University, additions acquired 1928-56.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 3/8 × 7 7/8 in.
Title
A few English poems, chiefly amorous: the first is 'Our Jorney to Nutford'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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