Document ReferencePw V 290
TitleMS poem, untitled, by Sir George Lyttleton; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 68 lines in hexameters. Note adds in the hand of Edward Harley, Earl of Oxford: 'These verses were wrote by Mr George Littleton to Mr Hammond when Mr Littleton was with Mr Poynts at Soissons in the year 17[ ]'.
First Line of PoemIamdudum aversus Citharae, Studiisq<ue> canoris
Last Line of PoemAequali studio, at paribus non laudibus, ambos
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two folios
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within crowned shield and insignia 4WR under shield, approx. 106 x 52 mm

Notice gilt edges
WatermarkHorn (crowned shield)
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA74375Hammond; Anthony (1668-1738); Mr1668-1738
NA12096Lyttelton; George (1709-1773); 1st Baron Lyttelton; succ. as 5th Baronet Lyttelton 1751; cr. Baron Lyttelton of Frankley 1756; M.P. Oakhampton 1735-1756; Chancellor of the Exchequer and Cofferer of King's Household 1754-17551709-1773
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