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Document ReferencePw V 160/1
TitleAutograph MS poem, entitled 'Vpon the immature death of my deare freind and fellow-pupill Edward Smith Commoner of Magd<len> Hall.', probably in the hand of Thomas Blundeston, the author; n.d. [1640]
Date1640
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionA full description of the MS in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 160.
Text consists of 28 lines.

Signed Thomas Blundston and endorsed 'Carmina funebr: in E: S:'.

The elegy refers to the death of Edward Smith who entered magdalen Hall, Oxford as a student in 1640.
Title Of WorkVpon the immature death of my deare freind and fellow-pupill Edward Smith Commoner of Magd<len> Hall.
First Line of PoemThe fatall sisters doe in hate repine
Last Line of PoemI saw his soule mount vp the azure skie
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionFor details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, etc) of the MS in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 160.
Descriptive FeaturesSecretary
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74416Smith; Edward (fl 1624-1640); Mr; matriculated Magdalen Hall 1640 aged 16fl 1624-1640
NA74417Blundeston; Thomas (1619-); Mr; of Magdalen Hall Oxford1619-
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