Document ReferencePw V 291
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Vaticinium, or the Prophecy', by L. Maidwell; 1712
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 12 lines in elegaic couplets. Title followed by note: 'Occasiond by the Dedication of the Voiage to the South Sea, & round the World, To the Rt. Hon<oura>ble Robert Earle of Oxford, & Mortimer, L<or>d High Treasurer of Great Britain &c.'

Date given in endorsement on f 2v in hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford: 'R[eceived] June 11: from Mr Maidwel'.
Title Of WorkVaticinium, or the Prophecy
First Line of PoemIure dicat Tibi Navis Iter, qui cinxerat Orbem
Last Line of PoemEt luce ornabis splendidiore diem
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of the City of London, approx. 53 x 35 mm

Countermark: Leg within a circle, approx. 20 x 20 mm.
WatermarkArms of London
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA74478Maidwell; L. (fl 1712); Mrfl 1712
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