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Document ReferencePw V 452
TitleMS poem, untitled, by Samuel Wesley, the younger; 1727
Date1727
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionThe untitled poem, which consists of 18 lines, is preceded by the greeting 'Dear Tim' and is followed by the signature 'As Being Yours etc. etc. Samuel Wesley Junior'.

The verse is dated 'Saturday Nov. 11. 1727'.

The poem is addressed to 'the Reverend Mr Timothy Thomas at the Right Honourable the Earl of Oxford's in Dover Street near St James's'.

The poem is endorsed on f 2v, 'Mr Wesley, just after my return from Down Hall, Nov. 1727'.

Postmark and seal remain.
First Line of PoemTho' sawcy tis to rhyme at all
Last Line of PoemOr to Your Lord, or to Your Lady
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two quartos
Physical match: Pw V 451 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 453 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 458 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 461 (dimensions, paper, script)
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of the City of London in simple shield, 55 x 43 mm
WatermarkArms of London (simple)
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72804Thomas; Timothy (c.1694-1751); Rev.; chaplain to Edward Harley 2nd Earl of Oxfordc.1694-1751
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA72806Wesley; Samuel (1691-1739); Mr; the younger1691-1739
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