Document ReferencePw V 564
TitleMS poem entitled 'Epigram on Or and Mar:'; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 11 lines.

Poem on Or[pheus] (Jacob Greber) and Mar[guerite] de L'Epine.

Attributed to Charles Montagu, Earl of Halifax in A Supplement to the Works of the Most celebrated Minor Poets (London, 1750).

De l'Epine's relationship with Greber was more than professional; she was commonly known as 'Greber's Peg'.
Title Of WorkEpigram on Or and Mar:
First Line of PoemHail tuneful pair say by what wondrous charms
Last Line of Poemto her shrub Hedges and her Nottingham
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once forming two quartos, on a single guard.
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within ornate and crowned shield, and monogram 4WR suspended under the shield, 120 x 62 mm
WatermarkHorn (crowned shield)
Related MaterialCrum, Index, H 132
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 565
University of Nottingham Library:
Publication NotePoems on Affairs of State (1704) iii, p 407
A Supplement to the Works of the Most Celebrated Minor Poets (London, 1750)
The New Grove (1980) vol 7, p 657
Highfill, Burnim and Langhans (1975) vol 4, pp 292-96

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72716Greber; Jacob (-1731); -; German composer-1731
NA72717L'Epine; F. Margherita de (-1746); 'Greber's Peg'; Italian soprano-1746
NA29197Montague; Charles (1661-1715); 1st Earl of Halifax; cr. Baron 1700; cr. Earl 17141661-1715
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