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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 38/27 (pp 139-42)
MS poem, entitled 'An Essay of Scandall', 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 84 lines.
Title Of Work
An Essay of Scandall
First Line of Poem
Of all the Plagues with which this world abounds
Last Line of Poem
The Councell's good, believe and take itt
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, O 54
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 46/15
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 1073
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 42/21
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