Document ReferencePw V 517
TitleMS poem entitled 'Monday The Drawing Room'; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 52 lines.

Lines 49-54 and 59-66 of printed version omitted.

Annotated 'Verses by as is sd. by Lady Mary Wortley'.
Title Of WorkMonday The Drawing Room
First Line of PoemRoseana from ye Court returning late
Last Line of PoemTo cheat our hopes and yet to gain our heart
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Arms of Anne, Queen of Great Britain within crowned garter with monogram CH below the garter, 84 x 59 mm

Countermark: Royal Cipher, AR surmounted by crown, 28 x 25 mm
WatermarkArms of Anne
Related MaterialIndex, ELM III, MoM 61
For other concordances see Index, ELM, III, MoM 57-60
Publication NoteCourt Poems (London, 1716)
Six Town Eclogues (London, 1747)
R. Halsband and I. Grundy (eds), Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Essays and Poems... (Oxford, 1977) p 182

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA12490Montagu; Mary Wortley- (1689-1762); Lady; née Pierrepont; dau. of 1st Duke of Kingston; m. Edward Wortley Montagu 1712; authoress1689-1762
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