The Supervisour, by E. G. [prose, followed by] A Paraphrasticall Epigram [verse]

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt 39
  • Dates of Creation
      1640s
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      36 ff. Unbound manuscript comprising two booklets and a cover, in a single hand. &quote;Pages" 1-72 are stitched in 2 quires of 16 ff. each; the cover, with the poem, folds loose around them. Watermark of ornamental lidded cup.

Scope and Content

Lengthy prose rebuttal of the presbyterian anti-episcopal pamphlet A worke for the wisely considerate (1641), followed by an obscure outspoken satirical attack on ecclesiastical pamphleteers or religious controversialists

Administrative / Biographical History

The compiler of the pamphlet is unknown

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Quaritch, November 1973

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

The poem is indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/intro.html

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