Document ReferencePw V 369
TitleMS poem, entitled 'To his Grace the Duke of Newcastle. A Congratulatory Address', by Elkanah Settle; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 26 lines. No attribution given, but autograph copy exists among correspondence of John Holles, Duke of Newcastle, in the Portland Collection (Pw 2/222).
Title Of WorkTo his Grace the Duke of Newcastle. A congratulatory Address
First Line of PoemEnricht Great Sir, with that fair Albion Gem
Last Line of PoemFirst you deserve, and then receive from Heaven
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once forming two folios
ConditionGood, a little foxing
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within ornate shield, approx. 68 x 50 mm

Countermark: Letters IP, approx. 10 x 18 mm
WatermarkHorn (ornate shield)
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA488Holles; John (1662-1711); 3rd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 1694, 1st Duke of second creation; also 4th Earl of Clare1662-1711
NA72874Settle; Elkanah (1648-1724); Mr; city poet1648-1724
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