Document ReferencePw V 17
TitleMS volume, entitled 'Calendars dreame, by John Hawkins; n.d.
Extent15 ff
Content DescriptionVolume bears the title 'Caleandar's Dreame - John Hawkins' gold stamped on the spine.

Volume dedicated to Sir John Lee.
Title Of WorkCalendars dreame
First Line of PoemWhil'st heavy slumber did possesse myne Lye
Last Line of PoemYor demme, Remember it was but a dreame
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 DescriptionSmall quarto volume
ConditionCondition of binding good and condition of paper is very fragile, paper is now soft and deteriorating around the outer border of the folios.
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Bern: Bear passant per bend in crowned, ornate shield, suspended below the shield, a cross, the letter D and three rings, the insignia of During, a paper maker from Bern and Basle, approx. 110 x 50 mm (Type A)

Watermark: Eagle, spread wings and suspended from the eagle's tail a cross and the monogram P?, HH from Heusler, papermarkers of Basle, (bottom half only), approx. 85 x 100 mm (Type B)

Secretary script with titles in upright block letters

Fair copy on paper ruled with brown ink marginal lines

Burgundy red buckram on cardboard; both covers have spine and border along spine in Burgundy red Morocco leather and gold stamped with a single fillet line on edges where the leather meets the buckram; two double fillet lines decorate head and tail of spine; modern binder added 2 front and 18 blank leaves at end of the MS to support early paper.
WatermarkArms of Bern

Click the links below to view related name indexes

CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74198Lee; Henry (1533-1611); Sir1533-1611
NA74199Hawkins; John
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