Drafts of two poems, attributed to John Hanson

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises a poem of 16 lines, principally on the indignity of living under the domination of another man.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Hanson, the poet, graduated B.A. from Peterhouse, Cambridge in 1604. He is best known as the author of Time is a Turn-coate, or England's Threefold Metamorphosis, written in 1604.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

Purchased at Sotheby's on 21 August 1981.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

The poem is indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq43

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