Document ReferencePw V 377
TitleMS poem, entitled 'On the Creation', by Elizabeth Rowe (née Singer); n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText, which consists of 119 lines, includes several cancellations.

Endorsed in a different hand 'Some pieces of Mrs Singers Poetry'.
Title Of WorkOn the Creation
First Line of PoemNor yet the Crude Materials of the Earth
Last Line of PoemShall be the lofty Theme of my aspiring Muse
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Physical match: Pw V 376 (dimensions) & Pw V 378 (dimensions) & Pw V 379 (dimensions) & Pw V 380 (dimensions) & Pw V 381 (dimensions) & Pw V 382 (dimensions) & Pw V 383 (dimensions)
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Fleur de lis, geometrical, within narrow and crowned shield, 80 x 60 mm

Countermark: Leg within circle (fragment), 20 x 10 mm (Gambino)


Notice gold graphed edges
WatermarkFleur de lis
Related MaterialCrum, Index, N 335
University of Nottingham Library:
University of Nottingham Library:
Publication NoteDryden, Miscellany Poems vol 5 (Tonson, London, 1704), pp 371-9
Rowe, Elizabeth, The Miscellaneous Works in Prose and Verse (London, 1739), Vol 1 pp 7-11

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1125Rowe; Elizabeth (1674-1737); Mrs; author née Singer1674-1737
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