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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
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 38/25 (pp 127-31)
MS poem, entitled 'Satyr', not ascribed; 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 108 lines.
Written on the court ladies in 1680.
Glosses to the text in a different hand.
'Ld Arundell' appears in margin by line 33.
'Harry Lumly. Harry Wharton' appears in margin by line 45.
'Lady Betty ffelton (?)' appears in margin by line 55.
Title Of Work
First Line of Poem
Curse on those Criticks ignorant and vaine
Last Line of Poem
You may not only F_ck but f_ck your friend
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 821
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Firth c 15, p 78
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 42/17
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 38/25
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