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John Daniel Cotton: Poems

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5711

Scope and Contents

Poems transcribed in two 18th century hands, 16 folios. The works are 'Poverty', 'A pastoral essay', 'Locus apud inferos Virginibus vetulis secretos', 'Templum Hymenaei' and 'Fancy bright and winged Maid'. Outside the front cover: 'Dr Grainger', in an 18th century hand, possibly referring to James Grainger.


  • 1748-1750 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Revd W.G. Searle, 1912.

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