Comprises an English poem on the Sacheverell affair, published in 1710 according to Foxon, English Verse, 1701-1750, N5.
The history of the impeatchment or, The nations run mad : a new ballad
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- ReferenceGB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt q 60
- Dates of Creationca. 1710
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 ff. conjoined, folio manuscript. Written on f.1r-v only in a single hand.
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Administrative / Biographical History
The author of the poem and the writer of the manuscript are both unknown.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
Purchased at Heath's bookshop on 25 October 1995.
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The poem is indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq60