Volume of Verses, Riddles and Epitaphs

Scope and Content

Collected by Thomas Griffith, including lines 'Written on the Cottage at Gwanynog, 1768', 'Elegy written at Wynnstay being the Anniversary of Mr. Garrick's Death' by Rev. R. Nares, 1780, lines 'Written on a Seat at Gwaenynog, under a Hollybush', 1780, lines 'Written at Dyffryn Aled', 1781. Some bear the name E.C.C.[larke], 1779-81.

Note: Inset loosely inside the volume is a copy of an address from the General Assembly of New York to Brigadier Robert Hunter, Captain General, Governor and Vice-Admiral of New York and New Jersey, 25 Jun 1719.

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