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43 - Bound volume of MS poems and songs by various authors; n.d. [1681-1703]
Pw V 43/93 (pp 398-99)
MS poem, entitled 'An Essay', unascribed; 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 30 lines.
Title Of Work
First Line of Poem
Nature does strangely Female Gifts dispence
Last Line of Poem
Since ev'ry Skipwith brags he has success
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, N 24
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Firth c 16, p 44
Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Rawl. poet. 159, f 79r
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 1069
University of Nottingham Library:
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