Item 645 - Bound poetry miscellany, "Poems on several Occasions, March 16th 1780"

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Bound poetry miscellany, "Poems on several Occasions, March 16th 1780"


  • 1780 (Creation)

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1 vol.

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Bound volume of 56 poems in different hands with a manuscript title page identifying Charles Boddam as a member of Trinity College Cambridge. Includes poems by [Arnaud?] Berquin, [Christopher?] Butson, [Charles?] Emily ["Verses given up in Trin: Coll Hall Cambridge on the Commemoration Day"], the Hon. Charles Feilding, Charles Fox, [David] Garrick, Dr [John?] Langhorne, Lord Lyttelton, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, [Thomas?] Tickell, Thomas Warton, and Portia Young ["On a Woman of the town who was found dead in the fields"].

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      Charles Boddam's bookplate on inside front cover.


      Title from manuscript title page.

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