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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 43/8 (pp 41-45)
MS poem, entitled 'A Westminster Wedding or The Town Mouth', 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 79 lines in 7 irregular sections.
Lampoon on Judge Sir George Jeffreys dated June 1679 in Bodleian MSS Ashmole 36, 37, f 293r.
Title Of Work
A Westminister Wedding or The Town Mouth
First Line of Poem
Tis said when George did Dragon slay
Last Line of Poem
We'l throw up Caps and once more hollow
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 2828
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Ashmole 36, 37, f 293r
University of Nottingham Library:
Poems on Affairs of State, vol II (1965), pp 351-55
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Dates of existence
Jeffreys; George (1644-1689); 1st Baron Jeffreys; Lord Chancellor 1685-1688
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