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Document ReferencePw V 160/2
TitleAutograph MS poem, entitled 'Vpon the same sad catastrophe', 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 24 lines.

Signed Thoms Blundeston.

The elegy refers to the death of Blundeston's friend and fellow student Edward Smith who entered Magdalen Hall, Oxford in 1640.
Title Of WorkVpon the same sad catastrophe
First Line of PoemApollos sonne is dead, if death expire
Last Line of PoemThat all the muses, shall his mourners bee
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.
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Persons
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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