Comprises 54 separate poems.
Collection of verse, partly political and addressed to the Cecil family, including many epitaphs
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- ReferenceGB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt q 44
- Dates of Creationca. 1626-1649
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 vol. (60 ff.), predominantly in a single hand, ca. 1626, with later additions, bound within vellum covers. On the inside front cover there are the words 'At Leth the 4 June 1649 R.[D.?] Carr' written in a hand similar to that of the main text, and the name 'Douglas Grant' written in pencil in a modern hand.
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The compiler of this anthology is unknown.
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Purchased at Sotheby's on 26 August 1981.
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The poems are indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq44