Advanced and index searches
Discover our Collections
Browse by subject/type
PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
47 - Bound volume of MS poems by various authors; n.d.
Pw V 47/49 (ff 66v-68r)
MS poem, entitled 'On Mr Hobbs', not ascribed; 1690
A full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 47.
Text consists of 60 lines in seven irregular sections.
Dated 1690 in this manuscript.
Title Of Work
On Mr Hobbs
First Line of Poem
Such is the mode of these Censorious dayes
Last Line of Poem
To save her self, was forc't to let him dye
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, S 1286
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 46/63
University of Nottingham Library:
Another copy of Pw V 47/49
Add to My Items
Some of our major collections
D.H. Lawrence Collection
University of Nottingham archive
Newcastle (Clumber) Collection
Portland (Welbeck) Collection
Water engineering records
Papers of Professor Sir Peter Mansfield relating to MRI
Florence Nightingale Collection (printed books)
Archive of the Archdeaconry of Nottingham