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Juan Alfonso Guerra y Sandoval: Poems

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7814

Scope and Contents

'Ocios, que en los suyos, compuso, Dn. Juan Alfonso de Guerra y Sandoval', a collection of 219 autograph sonnets, decimas, romances, quintillas, redondillas and other verses, including deletions and corrections, preceded by a title page and table of contents.


  • Creation: 1699-1719


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was purchased from the bookseller Thomas Thorpe by Sir Thomas Phillipps, and became Phillipps MS 2471 in his library. Purchased by the Library at Sotheby's, 16 June 1970.

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