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47 - Bound volume of MS poems by various authors; n.d.
Pw V 47/59 (ff 82v-84r)
MS poem, entitled 'The Ghost of K: Cha: 2d', 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 87 lines.
Dated 1690 in this manuscript.
Title Of Work
The Ghost of K: Cha: 2d
First Line of Poem
As in a dream Our thinking Monarch lay
Last Line of Poem
Puffing, to find himself so far outdone
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, A 1561
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 44/17
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 46/71
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 48/31
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 556
University of Nottingham Library:Pw2 V 7/36
Other copies of the same MS.
Poems on Affairs of State, vol V (1971), pp 303-6
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Dates of existence
William III (1650-1702); King of England Scotland and Ireland
Charles II (1630-1685); King of England Scotland and Ireland; acc. 1649
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