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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
47 - Bound volume of MS poems by various authors; n.d.
Pw V 47/107 (ff 148v-149r)
MS poem, entitled 'On the taking of Namur by Lieutenant Generall Romney', not ascribed; 1695
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 47.
Text consists of 41 lines.
Dated 1695 in this manuscript.
Title Of Work
On the taking of Namur by Lieutenant Generall Romney
First Line of Poem
Now had the Sun sunk down to liquid Bed
Last Line of Poem
They all awaken'd in St James's Square
For details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 47.
Crum, Index, N 496
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 44/34
Another copy of Pw V 47/107
Poems on Affairs of State, vol V (1971), pp 460-2
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