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PwV - Literary Manuscripts in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection, 16th-19th centuries
Pw V 530
MS poem entitled 'A Choice New Song call'd She-Land and Robinocracy'; n.d.
Text consists of 26 4-line verses.
On Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.
Endorsed 'She=land' and glosses 'To all Sorts of Tunes'.
Title Of Work
A Choice New Song call'd She-Land and Robinocracy
First Line of Poem
She-Land, The Praise of all ye Earth
Last Line of Poem
Of that base sort of Vermin
One sheet folded once to form two folios
Watermark: Pro Patria, Dutch maiden and Seven Provinces rampant Lion within fenced field, 91 x 104 mm
Countermark: Letters CAW, 15 x 63 mm
A Pill to Purge State Melancholy (London, 1716, 3rd ed.) pp 93-95
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