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Poems (Phillips MS 9325)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8471

Scope and Contents

Seventy-eight poems by Henry King, written in a contemporary hand. The volume was probably compiled under the author's supervision. It includes the bookplate of Sir J.A. Brooke. There is an accompanying letter from Margaret Crum, 27 March 1953, describing the collection.


  • Creation: 1648 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was formerly part of the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps, MS 9325. Received by the University Library from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 1982.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available


The volume is no. 2960 in Sir Geoffrey Keynes, Bibliotheca bibliographici (London, 1964), p. 299. For further information about the collection see the article by Margaret Crum in The library, S5, xvi (1961), pp. 121-132.
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