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43 - Bound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
Pw V 43/72 (pp 303-05)
MS poem, entitled 'The Voyage to Chatham', not ascribed; 1688
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 43.
Text consists of 36 lines.
Dated 1688 this manuscript.
Title Of Work
The Voyage to Chatham
First Line of Poem
When James Our Great Monarch so Wise and Discreet
Last Line of Poem
That the Bishops and Bishops shou'd throw out the Bill
The birth of the Prince of Wales.
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 638
University of Nottingham Library: Pw2 V 7/2
Other versions of this MS.
G. deF. Lord (Ed.), Poems on Affairs of State: Augustan Satirical verse, 1660-1714 (Yale U.P.; London, ?) vol 4, p 242
POAS, IV (1968), 242-43
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