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Document ReferencePw V 573
TitleMS satire entitled 'The Towne Life'; c 1686
Date1686 (c)
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionText consists of 141 lines.

Endorsed 'verses Welbeck'.
Title Of WorkThe Towne Life
First Line of PoemOnce how I doted on this jilteing town
Last Line of PoemBut all ye mighty pother ends in punk
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
ConditionGenerally good
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within ornate shield and letters HC under the shield, 85 x 54 mm

Countermark: Letter H, 12 x 14 mm
WatermarkHorn (ornate shield)
Related MaterialCrum, Index, O 1121
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 43/50
Another version of the same MS.
Publication NotePoems on Affairs of State, vol IV (1968), pp 61-7
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