Document ReferencePw V 233
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Ad Thomam Ducem de Newcastle', by Dr Robert Freind; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 68 lines in 17 Alcaic stanzas.

Endorsed in the hand of Edward Harley 'Dr Robt friend to the Duke of Newcastle'.
Title Of WorkAd Praenobilem & Illustriss: Thomam Ducem de Newcastle &ca
First Line of PoemDesueta nostro, Melpomene, diu
Last Line of PoemMe Dominum propere sequentem
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Seven Provinces Lion, VRYHEYT within double rimmed crowned circle, approx. 123 x 88 mm

Countermark: Royal cipher, crowned GR within a circle, approx. 44 x 44 mm
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
NA72787Freind; Robert (1667-1751); Dr; headmaster of Westminster School retired 1733; Canon of Christ Church Oxford from 17371667-1751
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