Document ReferencePw V 274
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Lord Carlisle's Letter to his Son a few days before he dyed', by Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle; n.d.
Date1738 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of thirteen 6-line verses
Title Of WorkLord Carlisle's Letter to his Son a few days before he dyed
First Line of PoemIf in these Lawns & Woods thus form'd
Last Line of PoemWhen thus we quit the Field
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Physical match: Pw V 1062 (dimensions) & Pw V 1019 (dimensions)
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Seven Provinces Lion within shield, within crowned, double rimmed circle, approx. 113 x 85 mm

Countermark: Royal Cipher, crowned GR within circle, approx. 44 x 44 mm
Related MaterialCrum, Index, I 850
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Publication NoteT. Park (ed.), H Walpole, A Cataologue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland and Ireland... enlarged and continued to the present time by T.P (John Scott; London, 1806) Vol IV, pp 170-3

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA17894Howard; Charles (1669-1738); 3rd Earl of Carlisle; of 3rd creat.; First Lord of the Treasury 1701-2 1715; succ. 1692; M.P; styled Viscount Morpeth until 16921669-1738
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