Document ReferencePw V 454
TitleMS poem, entitled 'On Dr Middleton', by Samuel Wesley, the younger; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThe text, which consists of 87 lines, is preceded by the Latin quotation 'fragile querens illidere dentem Offendet solido' (Horace, Satires 2.1.77-8), and is followed by the name of the author.

Date is not given.
Title Of WorkOn Dr. Middleton
First Line of PoemThe Tories long have claim'd it as their Pride
Last Line of PoemLet Him be Father Confessor to thee!
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two quartos
Physical match: Pw V 455 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 459 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 462 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 467 (dimensions, paper, script)
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesCountermark: Letters IV, approx. 11 x 25 mm
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74556Middleton; Conyers (1683-1750); Dr1683-1750
NA72806Wesley; Samuel (1691-1739); Mr; the younger1691-1739
NA72779Horatius Flaccus; Q. (65-8 BC); Horace; Roman poet65-8 BC
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