Document ReferencePw V 37/213 (p 175)
TitleMS copy of poetic petition from John Hoskins to King James I; n.d.
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 37.
A petition from John Hoskins in prison to King James in the form of a 40-line poem in elegaics.

'J. Hoskins incarceratus', appears to left of title.
Title Of WorkJacobo M. Britanniae Regi Opt: Max:
First Line of PoemIam mihi bis centum fluxere in carcere noctes
Last Line of PoemTot numerans annos, quot mea vincla dies
Physical DescriptionFor details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 37.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA10914James I and VI (1566-1625); King of England Scotland and Ireland; (James VI of Scotland from 1567 succeeded 1603)1566-1625
NA72721Hoskins; John (1566-1638); Mr; lawyer and wit1566-1638
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