Document ReferencePw V 647
TitleMS poem entitled 'Verses on the late Promotion by the Queen'; c. Oct. 1705
DateOctober 1705 (c)
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionText consists of 26 lines.

Endorsed '1708'.

Manuscript torn, but it is just possible to read the words 'A Complement on the Duke of Sh___', possibly the title of another poem.

The version in Hearne's Collections is dated 30 Oct. 1705.
Title Of WorkVerses on the late Promotion by the Queen
First Line of PoemO Anna thy new friends and Prick ear'd Court
Last Line of PoemMy eares I hazard to preserve thy Head
Physical DescriptionHalf folio leaf
Descriptive FeaturesNotice remnants of gold graphing

Watermark: Arms of England with rampant lion and unicorn supporting a crowned shield and containing 3 lines passant, based on motto Dieu et Mon Droit, 92 x 85 mm
WatermarkArms of England
Related MaterialCrum, Index, O 249a
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 646
Publication NoteHearne's Collections vol. 1 (Oxford Historical Society 2; 1885) p 60

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA28844Cooper; Anthony A. (1621-1683); 1st Earl of Shaftesbury; M.P.; creat. 1672; also 1st Baron Ashley; supporter of Monmouth1621-1683
NA28953Cowper; William (c.1665-1723); 1st Earl Cowper; barrister and Lord Chancellorc.1665-1723
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