Document ReferencePw V 42
TitleMS verse miscellany including work by various authors, some of which are identified; n.d. [late 17th c.]
Extent240 ff
Access ConditionsMicrofilm surrogate available - readers may be required to use the microfilm in the first instance.
Content DescriptionIndividual poems in this volume are described under references Pw V 42/1 - Pw V 42/73
Date range of 1674-1705 given as these encompass the various dates written throughout the MS.
Title Of WorkA Collection of Poems and Lampoons etc. Not yet Printed
ReprodnNoteVolumes from Pw V cannot be photographed by readers with their own camera or device, but reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only.
Physical DescriptionFolio book
Original pagination 1 to [4602]; does not include title page, 4 folios of index of contents and 4 ruled but otherwise blank folios at the end of the volume.
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Amsterdam, free standing lions, approx. 98 x 98 mm (Type A, body of volume).

Countermark: monogram CB, approx. 25 x 17 mm (With Type A)

Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam, free standing lions, 95 x 95 mm (Type B, pp 387-88 and 373-74).

Countermark: monogram MHG, 20 x 12 mm (With Type B)

Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam, lions standing on ornate bars and monogram JB below the bars, 125 x 115 mm (Type C, front and back flyleaves and pastedowns).

Countermark: letters IB, 15 x 24 mm (With Type C).

Italic script

Brown ink marginal rulings throughout; written on uniformly ruled paper

Plain tan mottled leather on covers; blind tooled upper and lower covers with 3 concentric panels, fillets, and inner panel enmarked with a roll of stems and flowers; middle panel is of plain beige calf leather while outer and inner panels are of mottled brown calf leather; spine, as in Pw V 42 and 43, is divided into six sections, five of which have a floral gold-stamped design; the second section reads 'COLLECTI OF POEMS IN MANUS'; binder added two front and two back flyleaves, paper now stained and foxed.
WatermarkArms of Amsterdam
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NA72698Mainwaring; Arthur (1668-1712); Mr1668-1712
NA1126Sackville; Charles (1638-1706); 6th Earl of Dorset1638-1706
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