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'Divers Poems' by sir Richard Fanshawe, Written about A.D. 1650

'Divers Poems' by sir Richard Fanshawe, published in 1648; but giving, in many passages, distinct readings from the printed volume. The manuscript omits the Latin poems entitled 'Maius Lucanizans' and the 'Summary discourse of the Civill Warres of Rome' contained in the printed volume, and has various additional pieces, viz. nineteen translations from Horace, published in 1652 (p. 31), and nine sonnets translated from the Spanish (p. 72). The last page is torn off.
Shelfmark: MS. Firth c. 1
Extents: 118 pages
Dates: Written about A.D. 1650