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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
Pw V 189
MS poem, entitled 'Brent A Poem dedicated to Thomas Palmer, Esqr.', by Rev. William Diaper; n.d.
Poem consists of 172 lines.
Title Of Work
Brent A Poem dedicated to Thomas Palmer, Esqr.
First Line of Poem
Happy are you, whom Quantock overlooks
Last Line of Poem
Secur'd by Neptune, Brent will be the same.
Two sheets folded once to make four folios
Watermark: Seven Provinces lion within double rimmed circle with crown, 90 x 80 mm
Countermark: Letters IV, 15 x 23 mm.
Crum, Index, H 158
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Rawl. poet. 157
University of Nottingham Library:
Diaper, Miscellanea, In Two Volumes (London, 1727)
Bowden, S., Poems on Various Subjects (Bath, 1754)
Broughton (ed.), William Diaper's Complete Works (1952) pp 3-8
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Dates of existence
Palmer; Thomas (c.1685-1735); Mr; 1st son of Nathaniel Palmer; M.P. Bridgewater 1715-27 1731-35
Diaper; William (1685-c.1717); Rev.
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