Nicholas Fernandez de Moratin: Arte de Putear
Scope and Contents
A seventy-six page poetic work with 23-26 lines per page. At the back of the volume is a wrapper of 'papel sellado' dated 1822. The date of the wrapper suggests that the manuscript was one of the papers used by the editor of Moratin's Obras postumas (Barcelona, 1821), although it does not appear in that edition, and is apparently unpublished.
- 1750 (Circa)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The volume was part of the Heber collection, sold in 1836, before becoming Phillipps MS 8429 in the library of Sir Thomas Phillipps. Purchased by the Library at Sotheby's, 16 June 1970.
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