Document ReferencePw V 767
TitleMS song entitled 'The Reply to the fair Prisoner's petition'; 15 Apr. 1715
Date15 April 1715
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consits of six 6-line verses plus refrain.

Answer to 'Dame Dorothy's Petition ('You ladies fair of old England); copied by Thomas Hearne on 15 April 1715.
Title Of WorkThe Reply to the fair Prisoner's petition
First Line of PoemYe Cuckholds all of fam'd Cheapside
Last Line of PoemLike eighty-eight [or forty-one]
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two quarto leaves
ConditionVery poor, f 2 is missing bottom right corner
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within crowned, ornate shield and insignia 4WR suspended below the shield, 115 x 57 mm
WatermarkHorn (crowned shield)
Related MaterialCrum, Index, Y 27
<a href="">Bodleian Library, Oxford</a>, MS Eng. poet. e 87, p 69
<a href="">Bodleian Library, Oxford</a>, MS Hearne's diaries 53, p 126
<a href="">Bodleian Library, Oxford</a>, MS Rawl. poet. e 155, p 71
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72776Hearne; Thomas (1678-1735); Mr; historical antiquary1678-1735
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