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Document ReferencePw V 18/1
TitlePrinted poems, entitled 'Poeticall Varieties: or, Varietie of Fancies', by Thomas Jordan; 1637
Date1637
Extent32 ff
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 18.
Published text in 52 pages; described on title page as by 'Tho. Jordan Gent'. 'Printed by T.C. for Humphry Blunden, and are to be sold at his shop, neare the Castle Taverne, in Corne-Hill. 1637'.

Prefatory material includes the following: dedicatory leaf entitled 'TO THE MECOENAS OF CANDID INDVSTRY, Mr Iohn Ford of Grayes-Inne, Gent.' supplied from another volume; 'To the criticall Reader', by Tho. Iordan in 1 p; 'To the Candid Reader, Health and increase of Knowledge' by Tho. Iordan, in 1 p; with commendatory verses addressed to Thomas Jordan by Thomas Heywood, Richard Brome, Thomas Nabbes, Edward May and 'J.B.'

Text is in two sections: 'Poeticall Varieties' comprises pp 1-42, with running title; 'Elegiack Poems' comprises pp 42-52, with running title.

Loose dedicatory leaf added since the volume was in Henry Huth's collection; see 'A Catalogue of the Printed Books...collected by Henry Huth' (1880) vol 3 p 782
Title Of WorkPoeticall Varieties: or, Varietie of Fancies
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionSee Pw V 18 for a description of the entire volume, showing how this section is bound together with the manuscript material.
Related MaterialSTC 14788
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74200Heywood; Thomas (-1641); Mr-1641
NA74201Brome; Richard (-c.1652); Mr-c.1652
NA74202Nabbes; Thomas (fl 1638); Mrfl 1638
NA74203May; Edward (fl 1637)fl 1637
NA74204Ford; John (fl 1630s); Gentlemanfl 1630s
NA1120Jordan; Thomas (c.1620-c.1685)c.1620-c.1685
NA74205Cotes; Thomas (fl 1641-1671); Mrfl 1641-1671
NA74206Blunden; Humphry (fl 1636-1655); Mrfl 1636-1655
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