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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 47/36 (f 52v)
MS poem, entitled 'Song', by John Howe; n.d.
A detailed description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 40.
Text consists of four 4-line verses.
'J How Esq', follows title.
Title Of Work
First Line of Poem
Dy wretched Damon dy quickly to ease her
Last Line of Poem
Never of Love so true, let her complain
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, D 317
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 46/54
For other concordances see Harris, The Poems, p 83
Poems on Affairs of State (London, 1698) ?
Harris, The Poems, p 83
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Dates of existence
Howe; John G. (1657-1722); Mr; M.P.; privy councillor
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