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Literary Manuscripts, 17th-18th Century Poetry

Alternative Name:   Literary Manuscripts Leeds
Type:   Manuscripts
Description:   Complete facsimile images of 190 manuscripts of 17th and 18th century verse held in the celebrated Brotherton Collection at the University of Leeds. Alongside original compositions are copied verses, translations, songs and riddles. The whole collection is situated within an assortment of manuscripts, some entirely dedicated to poetry, while others contain medicinal recipes, household accounts, draft letters, musical scores and plays. There are also several printed works, with handwritten verse additions.
Publisher:   Adam Matthew Digital
Full Text Note:   Full text
Category/Subcategory:   Humanities / Languages
   Humanities / Literature
   Type / Manuscripts