Document ReferencePw V 29
TitlePhotographic reproduction of a play, entitled 'The Phanseys of the Marquesse of Newcastle sett by him in Verse at Paris', by William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; 1645
Extent146 ff
Content DescriptionPhotographic reproduction of 'the Phanseys of the Marquesse of Newcastle Sett by him in verse' and presented to his second wife Margaret Lucas (1623-1673) whom he married in April 1645, British Library Add. MS 32497.

The closing epithalamium 'On Mr Euling his Marriage to Mrs Browne Eleven years old', i.e. John Evelyn (1620-1706) to 'Mary Browne on ? 1645 provides the terminus post quem for the composition of Newcastle's 'Phanseys'.

Biographical and publication details on the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle can be found on f 1v in the hand of John Cropley, dated 13 Oct. 1850.
Title Of WorkThe Phanseys of the Marquesse of Newcastle sett by him in Verse at Paris
First Line of PoemI will not say that loue in you discloses
Last Line of PoemThou seemes as bottomlesse as is my theame
ReprodnNoteVolumes from Pw V cannot be photographed by readers with their own camera or device, but reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only.
Physical DescriptionPhotographic reproduction
Descriptive FeaturesBound by Birdsall of Northampton who was also responsible for Pw V 23-28.
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Publication NoteGrant (ed.), The Phanseye of William Cavendish (London, 1956)

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA15124Cavendish; Margaret (1623-1673); Duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne; née Lucas; 2nd wife of 1st Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 16451623-1673
NA74227Cropley; John (fl 1850); -fl 1850
NA74228Evelyn; John (1620-1700); Mr1620-1700
NA74229Evelyn; Mary (c.1635-c.1708); Mrs; née Browne wife of John Evelync.1635-c.1708
NA689Cavendish; William (1593-1676); 1st Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. Viscount Mansfield 1620; Earl of Newcastle upon Tyne 1628; Marquess of Newcastle upon Tyne 1643; Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 16651593-1676
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