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Document ReferencePw V 193
TitleMS poem, entitled 'In obitum Doctoris Breech' [William Breach, d 1708], by William Dowdeswell; n.d.
Extent1 f
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionText consists of a 32-line poem in 8 Alcaic stanzas.

The poem has been extensively corrected, especially in the 1st, 5th and 7th stanzas.

William Breach was an Oxford physician, buried in Christ Church in 1708; mourned by Henry Aldrich.
Title Of WorkIn obitum Doctoris Breech
First Line of PoemTe musa versa te miserabili
Last Line of PoemFunera liberiore dextra
LanguageLatin
Physical DescriptionOne folio
ConditionGood
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Amsterdam, approx. 88 x 100 mm
WatermarkArms of Amsterdam
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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74433Breach; William (c.1652-1708); Dr; physicianc.1652-1708
NA72980Aldrich; Henry (1647-1710); Dr; Dean of Christ Church Oxford from 16891647-1710
NA74432Dowdeswell; William
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