Document ReferencePw V 43
TitleBound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
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 43/1-110.
Same scribe as Pw V 42.

Date range of 1681-1703 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 from 1 to 463 does not include title page, index of contents and 1 ruled, but otherwise blank folio at the end of the volume.
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Amsterdam with free standing lions, approx. 95 x 102 mm (Type A, title page, pp 13-270, pp 463 to end).

Countermark: Letters RW, approx. 14 x 38 mm (With Type A)

Watermark: Seven Provinces lion in narrow shield within crowned, double rimmed circle, approx. 95 x 80 mm (Type B, front and back flyleaves and pastedowns)

Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam lions standing on ornate double bars, approx. 105 x 108 mm (Type C, pp 1-12, pp 303-462);

Countermark: Monogram MHG, approx. 28 x 22 mm (With Type C)

Pages 271-302 mixed sheets of the above papers

Italic script; professional presentation of good fair copies; script is not identical throughout.

Written on uniformly ruled paper; reddish-brown ink marginal rulings throughout.

Upper and lower cover blind tooled with three 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 is divided into six sections, five of which have a floral gold-stamped design; second section of spine reads 'POEMS &C IN MANVSCR'; binder added two front and two back flyleaves.
WatermarkArms of Amsterdam
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