John Donne: Poems, elegies and meditations
Scope and Contents
In 5 hands (not autograph).
- 1640 (Circa)
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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Belonged to Henry Smyth, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge (d. 1642). Belonged subsequently to Samuel Knight DD, prebend of Ely and rector of Bluntisham, Hunts. After Knight's death in 1746, the MS. descended to John Percy Baumgartner of Milton, Cambs., who presented it to the Library in 1861.
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