Poetry

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 22979C [RESTRICTED ACCESS]
  • Dates of Creation
      [late 18 cent. x early 19 cent.]
  • Language of Material
      English  English.
  • Physical Description
      68 ff. ; 260 x 200 mm.
      Guarded and filed (previously in cardboard folder with remains of yellow silk ribbon ties).
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

Transcripts, [18/19 cent.], in the hand of Sarah Ponsonby, of an incomplete and apparently unpublished verse drama entitled 'Love's Frenzy, or the Garlands of the Faun', and of poems, bearing dates of composition between 1777 and 1779, some of them by the same anonymous author; illustrated with monochrome watercolour drawings, also probably by Sarah Ponsonby.

Access Information

Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

Note

Title based on contents.

Alternative Form Available

Available on microfilm at the Library (NLW Film 1001).

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

At least one leaf missing after f. 41, part of ff. 37, 58 cut away.

Additional Information

Published