Document ReferencePw V 413
TitleMS poem, entitled 'An Excellent, new Song being the Intended Speech of a famous Orator against Peace', by Jonathan Swift; n.d.
Date6 December 1711 (c)
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionText consists of 54 lines
Title Of WorkAn Excellent new Song being the Intended Speech of a famous Orator against Peace
First Line of PoemAn Orator Dismal of Nottinghamshire
Last Line of PoemAnd be a True Whigg whilst I am Nott-in-game
Physical DescriptionOne folio
ConditionGenerally good but very stained
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Pro Patria, Dutch maid and Seven Provinces Lion within fenced field, approx. 86 x 98 mm
WatermarkPro Patria
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Publication NoteAldine (ed.), Jonathan Swift, Poems (London, 1833-34), iii, pp 30ff & H. Williams (ed.), Poems of Jonathan Swift (Clarendon Press; Oxford, 1937) vol 1, pp 142-3
Poems on Affairs of State, vol VII (1975), pp 526-30

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA25973Finch; Daniel (1647-1730); 7th Earl of Winchilsea1647-1730
NA19276Godolphin; Sidney (1645-1712); 1st Earl of Godolphin; M.P.; Lord High Treasurer 1702-17101645-1712
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA1130Swift; Jonathan (1667-1745); Dr; satirist and writer1667-1745
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