|Content Description||Text consists of 85 lines, being an English translation of Boileau's 4th Satire.|
The printed version dates the original poem to 1687, addressed to W.K.
The Bodleian MS gives 'W.R.' as the author.
|Descriptive Features||Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam, 95 x 90 mm (Type A, ff 1 and 4)|
Countermark: Letters IR, 13 x 20 mm (With Type A)
Watermark: Arms of the City of London within ornate shield and letters AJ under the shield, 115 x 75 mm (Type B, ff 2 and 3)
Countermark: Letters TJ, 19 x 40 mm (With Type B)
The two sheets are stitched together with dark brown cotton