Commonplace Book of Religious Poetry

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 12 MS Add.6664
  • Dates of Creation
      1750-1830 (Circa)
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      1 volume(s) 1 volume

Scope and Content

Commonplace collection containing religious poetry, copies of letters, cuttings, etc., including material relating to Byron and Napoleon, written in several hands, 269 folios. There is an index of contents on pp. iv-xi.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The volume belonged to J. Clayton, 1834-1841. Presented to the Library by Stephen Gaselee, 1932.

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