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43 - Bound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
Pw V 43/14 (pp 71-72)
MS poem, entitled 'A Ballad From Tunbridge', not ascribed; n.d.
A detailed description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 43.
Text consists of four 6-line verses.
Dated 1682 in British Library MS Harl. 7319 and in this manuscript.
Title Of Work
A Ballad From Tunbridge
First Line of Poem
To Tunbridge I went
Last Line of Poem
Shou'd be happy with Fine Mistress Mary
For details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 43.
Crum, Index, T 3190
British Library: MS Harl. 6914, f 47r
British Library: MS Harl. 7319, f 106v
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Firth c 16, p 8
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 45/5
University of Nottingham Library:
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