Document ReferencePw V 14
TitleBound volume containing MS copy of ode, entitled 'Anniversale Carmen Jacobi II. 1687', dedicated to Dr Humfrey Babington; n.d. [original dated 1687]
Extent19 ff
Content DescriptionBound volume containing MS copy of anniversary ode for James II (1687).

Detailed description of contents is given in succeeding items, Pw V 14/1-6.

Title of 'Anniversale Carmen Jacobi II. 1687' gold stamped on spine.

There is an illustration on f 5 of a portrait of James the Second engraved by P. Tempest'.
Title Of WorkAnniuersale Carmen Regis Augustissimi Jacobi Secundi
ReprodnNoteVolumes from Pw V cannot be photographed by readers with their own camera or device, but reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only.
Physical DescriptionTall folio
2 modern flyleaves
There are three types of watermarked paper.
ConditionSome bleeding and foxing, otherwise good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Strasbourg lily, large fleur de lis within crowned ornate shield and insignia 4WR below the shield, approx. 14 x 50 mm (throughout)

Countermark: Letters CDG (ff 3-4)

Countermark: Letters LTPC (f 7)

Countermark: Letters HPBO (f 8)

Countermark: Letters ETPL (f 12)

Countermark: Letters GTPI (ff 13 and 15)

Countermark: Monogram AA (ff 18-19)

Tan leather spine and covers; marble paper on board binding, 20th century? on spine; gold stamping reads 'Anniversale Carmen Jacobi II. 1687'.
WatermarkStrasbourg lily
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA15001James II (1633-1701); King of England Scotland and Ireland; succ. 1685; also styled Duke of York1633-1701
NA74192Babington; Humfrey (1615-1691); Dr1615-1691
NA74193Tempest; Pierce (1653-1717); Mr; printer1653-1717
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