Document ReferencePw V 461
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Englands Glory being An Excellent New Ballad on the Fleet at Spithead', by Samuel Wesley, the younger; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThe text consists of eleven verses of 7 lines, each also having a 2-line refrain.

The title is followed by the information 'To the Tune of Cutpurse'.

The name of the author does not appear on the text.
Title Of WorkEnglands Glory being an Excellent New Ballad on The Fleet at Spithead
First Line of PoemCome You Lovers of Peace who are said to have sold
Last Line of PoemSails in to good purpose as e'er it saild out
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two quartos
Physical match: Pw V 451 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 452 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 453 (dimensions, paper, script) & Pw V 458 (dimensions, paper, script)
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of the City of London, approx. 60 x 50 mm
WatermarkArms of London
Related MaterialBodleian Library, Oxford, MS Malone 41, f 228

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72806Wesley; Samuel (1691-1739); Mr; the younger1691-1739
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