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47 - Bound volume of MS poems by various authors; n.d.
Pw V 47/17 (ff 31v-34v)
MS poem, entitled 'The King of Hearts', by Arthur Mainwaring; n.d.
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 47.
Text consists of 144 lines.
Dated 1689 in this manuscript.
Title Of Work
The King of Hearts
First Line of Poem
I sing the Man that rais'd a Shirtless Band
Last Line of Poem
And Orphans Curses all your Stepps attend
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, I 475
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 48/10
Another copy of Pw V 47/17
Poems on Affairs of State, vol V (1971), pp 84-94
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Dates of existence
Mainwaring; Arthur (1668-1712); Mr
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