Copy of 'Mock Poem or Whiggs Supplication', 48 folios. On fo. 1: 'I pray do me the favir of sending this book home if you dont like it for if you dont you most not fale reding it for it will plese you'.
Samuel Colvil: Mock Poem or Whiggs Supplication
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.6291
- Dates of Creation18th century (copy of original of c. 1681)
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
Samuel Colvil's 'Mock Poem or Whiggs Supplication' was first published in 1681. He also wrote 'Prophecy anent the Union', published in 1707.
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Presented by Spencer George Perceval, 1921.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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