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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
43 - Bound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
Pw V 43/25 (pp 117-21)
MS poem, entitled 'The Ghost of the Old House of commons to the New One at Oxford', by Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon; n.d.
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 43.
Text consists of 64 lines in 12 irregular sections.
Title Of Work
The Ghost of the Old House of Commons to the New One at Oxford
First Line of Poem
From Deepest Dungeon of Eternall Night
Last Line of Poem
If you believe Seducers more than me
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:
Poems on Affairs of State, vol II (1965), pp 406-410
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Dates of existence
Dillon; Wentworth (c.1633-1685); 4th Earl of Roscommon
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