Document ReferencePw V 338
TitleMS poem, entitled 'To the Queens Maiesty on her late sicknesse and recovery', by Katherine Philips; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText, which consists of 42 lines, is followed by ascription 'Kath: Philips'.

Endorsed 'On the Queens Recovery By M<r>s Philips'.

Probable date is late seventeenth century (see Beal, Index, II, PwK 489).
Title Of WorkTo the Queens Maiesty on her late sicknesse and recovery
First Line of PoemThe publique gladnesse that's to us restor'd
Last Line of PoemAnd death himself was baffled in it too
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Pot surmounted by quatrefoil and small fleur de lis containing letters P I G P, and small fleur de lis at the base of the Pot, 111 x 40 mm

Related MaterialFor other MS concordances see Index, ELM, II, PsK 486-88
Publication NoteK. Philips, Poems (London, 1664) pp 235-36
P. Thomas (ed.), The Collected Works of Katherine Philips The Matchless Orinda (Stump Cross, Essex) vol 1 (1990) pp 191-92
E. H. Hageman, 'Katherine Philips The Matchless Orinda' in Women Writers of the Renaissance and Reformation, ed. K. M. Wilson (Athens, Georgia, 1987) pp 566-608, at pp 597-98

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72799Philips; Katherine (1631-1664); Mrs; née Fowler 'the Matchless Orinda'1631-1664
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