A collection of verses and translations by Mary Anne Bacon, 70 folios. The volume includes Reboul, boulanger de Lyons, 'Elgie une Mre' (fo. 6v). Most of the verses are initialled and dated.
Mary Ann Bacon: Verses and Translations
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.6252
- Dates of Creation1841-1870
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- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
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Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Received from the library of Sedley Taylor, 1920.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.
The verses on fos 2 and 10v were published in Winged thoughts (London, 1851), under the titles of 'Modern Sport' and 'Ancient Sport' respectively. Others were printed at various dates in the Norwich Mercury and other publications, as is indicated by notes at the foot of the verses.