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Document ReferencePw V 518
TitleThree MS poems, untitled, on George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham: one version in English by Sir Henry Wotton, and two versions in Latin, possibly by the same author; n.d.
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionIndividual entries are described under references Pw V 518/1-3.
A copy of Wotton's poem on George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham, 'Dazled with the height of Place', accompanied by two versions in Latin, each verse of which follows on consecutively to left and right from the English text which is positioned down the centre of the folio.

The poem is endorsed 'Dazled etc.' on f 2v.

For letter from Robin Flower, British Museum, to Francis Needham, regarding other versions of this poem, see Pw V 1634.
LanguageEnglish
Latin
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios, pasted on to new paper for conservation
ConditionGood
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Grapes, approx. 32 x 17 mm
WatermarkGrapes
Related MaterialCrum, Index, D 50
University of Nottingham Library:
University of Nottingham Library:
Publication NoteH. Wotton, Reliquiae Wottonianae; or a collection of lives, letters, poems... (R. Marriot, G. Bedel, etc.; London, 1651) p 522

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18588Villiers; George (1592-1628); 1st Duke of Buckingham; 1st Duke of 2nd creation; cr. 16231592-1628
NA73139Flower; Robin (1881-1946); Mr; Deputy Keeper of the Department of MSS British Museum1881-1946
NA1110Needham; Francis (1900-1971); Mr; librarian to the 6th Duke of Portland1900-1971
NA74293Wotton; Henry (1568-1639); Sir1568-1639
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