Document ReferencePw V 37/62 (p 37)
TitleMS copy of unattributed satirical epitaph entitled 'On the late Lrd Treasurer Sr. R[obert] C[ecil]'; n.d.
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 37.
Text consists of a 4-line Latin poem in elegaic couplets on Robert Cecil, with English translation in two quatrains
Title Of WorkOn the late Lrd Treasurer Sr. R[obert] C[ecil]
On the late lrd. treasurer Sr. Robert Cecil; Translated into English thus
First Line of PoemGibbosus jacet hic parvus, qui voce Richardus
Here lies little Crookeback
Last Line of PoemQuod non praevenit debita furca luem
Should cosen the halter
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
NA18586Cecil; Robert (1563-1612); 1st Earl of Salisbury; also 1st Viscount Cranbourne; statesman1563-1612
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