Document ReferencePw V 38/30 (pp 153-56)
TitleMS poem, entitled 'A Ballad', not ascribed; n.d.
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 38.
Text consists of 12 4-line verses.

Written in 1680 on Charles, Lord Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough.

'To the tune of Cave Lilly man', appears at end of text.
Title Of WorkA Ballad
First Line of PoemHave you heard of a Lord of noble descent
Last Line of PoemNow the Lord send vs heaven att our ending
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 38.
Related MaterialCrum, Index, H 327
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Don. b 8, p 681
University of Nottingham Library:
University of Nottingham Library:
Publication NoteSimpson, The British Broadside Ballad, pp 87-89

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18610Mordaunt; Charles (c.1658-1735); 3rd Earl of Peterborough; succ. as Viscount Mordaunt 1675; cr. 1st Earl of Monmouth 1689; succ. his uncle as Earl of Peterborough 1697c.1658-1735
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