Document ReferencePw V 407/1
TitleMS poem, untitled ['To Mrs B. Floyd'], by Jonathan Swift; n.d.
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionText consists of 12 lines, and is followed by another unascribed poem, copied in the same hand (see Pw V 407/2).

Document is endorsed 'The Receipt by Mr Swift, w<i>th ye Answer'.
First Line of PoemWhen Cupid did his Grand Sire Jove intreat
Last Line of PoemThen call'd the happy Composition Lloyd
Physical DescriptionOne folio
Physical match: Pw V 1252 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 1250 (script)
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Great Britain within crowned garter and motto Semper Eadem in cartouche under the garter, approx. 107 x 78 mm
WatermarkArms of Great Britain
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library: Pw V 406/1
Another copy of Pw V 407/1.
Publication NoteAldine (ed.), J. Swift. Poems (London, 1833-34), i, pp 69-71 & H. Williams (ed.), Poems of Jonathan Swift (Clarendon Press; Oxford, 1937), i, p 118

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74543Floyd; Biddy (fl 1708); Mrs; friend of Lady Betty Germainfl 1708
NA1130Swift; Jonathan (1667-1745); Dr; satirist and writer1667-1745
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