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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
37 - Bound volume containing various poetical works; 21 Oct. 1622-27 Mar. 1625
Pw V 37/202 (p 170)
MS poem, entitled 'An old and true Prophesy', not ascribed; n.d.
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 37.
Text consists of 14 lines.
'Sr W.R.', appears to left of title.
Title Of Work
An old and true Prophesy
First Line of Poem
Before the sixth day of the next new yeare
Last Line of Poem
Whose very Beard is Flesh, whose Mouth is Horne
For details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 37.
Crum, Index, B 155-6
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Dates of existence
Ralegh; Walter (c.1552-1618); Sir; military and naval commander; author
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