Document ReferencePw V 496
TitleMS poem, untitled, but known as 'The Whens', by Philip, Duke of Wharton; [1725].
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionThe text, which is untitled, but known as 'The Whens', consists of 16 lines and dates from 1725 (c).

The poem is written on the bottom half of a folium of which the top half has been torn away.
First Line of PoemWhen York to Heaven shall lift one Solemn eye
Last Line of PoemAnd think of Love & Politicks no more
Physical DescriptionHalf folio
Descriptive FeaturesCountermark: Monogram, PV (fragment), approx. 7 x 6 mm
Related MaterialCrum, Index, W 1638
University of Nottingham Library:Pw V 494/2, 495, 497
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Publication NoteL. Melville, The Life and Writings of Philip, Duke of Wharton (John Lane; London, 1913) p 96
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA30145Wharton; Philip (1698-1731); Duke of Wharton; cr. 1718; styled Viscount Winchendon 1706-15; 2nd Marquess of Wharton 1715-8; Jacobite; attainted; estates forfeited1698-1731
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