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43 - Bound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
Pw V 43/22 (pp 104-07)
MS poem, entitled 'A Satyr on the Whiggish Lawyers', not ascribed; 1683
A full description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 43.
Text consists of eleven 4-line verses.
Dated 1683 in the manuscript.
Title Of Work
A Satyr On the Whiggish Lawyers
First Line of Poem
First the sweet Speaker Will Williams I saw
Last Line of Poem
But against them Ketch alwayes has Good Equity
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.
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 41/53
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 1100
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Dates of existence
Williams; William (1634-1700); 1st Baronet; solicitor-general and M.P.
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