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38 - Volume containing MS poems and songs, by anon. and various authors including John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, John Dryden and Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset; n.d.
Pw V 38/24 (pp 119-25)
MS poem, entitled 'The Parting betweene Sireno and Diana', not ascribed, translated by Sir Carr Scrope; n.d.
A full description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 38.
Text consists of 122 lines.
Title Of Work
The Parting betweene Sireno and Diana
First Line of Poem
Close by a streame whose flowry Bank might giue
Last Line of Poem
And armes my tortur'd soule to beare my paines
For details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 38.
Crum, Index, C 328
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Rawl. poet. 227, f 31v
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 40/96
University of Nottingham Library:
Dryden, Miscellany Poems vol 1 (Tonson, London, 1684), p 173
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Dates of existence
Scroope; Carr (1649-1680); Sir
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