Miscellany of English Restoration verse

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt 54
  • Dates of Creation
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  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 vol. (224 ff.) Bound in contemporary red morocco stamped with gilt designs. "Captain Robinson" appears on the fly-leaf.

Scope and Content

Substantial collection of English Restoration verse, in four hands

Administrative / Biographical History

The compilers of the miscellany are unknown

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Bought from Quaritch (Christie), July 1979


In English

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Custodial History

Captain Robinson


See the detailed calendar of the manuscript by Paul Hammond, "The Robinson Manuscript Miscellany of Restoration Verse in the Brotherton Collection, Leeds", in: Proceedings of the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society Literary and Historical Section Vol. XVIII Part III (December 1982) pp.275-324.