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

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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

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Grinke, June 1971

Note

In English

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Additional Information

In a single hand with several revisions

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