Upon the lamented death of the worthy Robert Vansitart Esq, December 27th 1719

Scope and Content

Elegiac lament on the death of Robert Vansitart (or Vansittart) of Shottesbrook, Berkshire, including images of nature in mourning and commending his brother, Arthur

Administrative / Biographical History

The author of the poem is unknown

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Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Grinke, June 1971


In English

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Additional Information

In a single hand with several revisions

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