Document ReferencePw V 253
TitleMS poem, entitled 'To Miss Peggy ', by Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford; 11 Feb. 1717/18
Date11 February 1718
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 42 lines.

Addressed to the Earl of Oxford's daughter Lady Margaret Cavendish Holles Harley on her third birthday.

Poem dated '11 Febr. 1717/18'.
Title Of WorkTo Miss Peggy
First Line of PoemTo thee dear Peggy, on that Day
Last Line of PoemWhen Child or Maiden Wife or Mother
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Amsterdam, approx. 100 x 90 mm

Countermark: Letters IV, 12 x 14 mm.
WatermarkArms of Amsterdam
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1079Bentinck; Margaret Cavendish (1715-1785); Duchess of Portland; née Cavendish-Harley; dau. of 2nd Earl of Oxford; m 2nd Duke of Portland 17341715-1785
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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