Commonplace-book of poetry and prose in English and Latin, written amongst a collection of medical recipes

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contains 64 English poems, mainly eighteenth-century and satirical, or religious, together with Latin poetry and prose, some medical recipes, and a few stanzas of classical Greek poetry at the end.

Administrative / Biographical History

The compilers of this miscellany are unknown.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Figgis on 21 June 1993.

Note

In English and Latin with a little classical Greek.

Other Finding Aids

The poems are indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bclt96