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Mr. Adisen of Magd.'s Poem on ye Playhouse. 1699.

From: [Commonplace book], [late 17th century].

Mr. Adisen of Magd.'s Poem on ye Playhouse. 1699.

From: [Commonplace book], [late 17th century].

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Date: [late 17th century].
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Anonymous manuscript collection of verse and prose by various authors. The volume includes "A Peaceable and Friendly Address to the Nonconformists written upon their desiring an Act of Toleration without the Sacramental Test," a possibly unpublished poem by Edmund Waller (1606-87) and works by Rochester, Dryden, Roscommon, Congreve, Sidney Godolphin, Addison and others. A later owner, signing himself Sam.[?pson] Estwick on the endpaper, has used the leaves at the end of the book for historical, scriptural and legal memoranda, and has on p. 37 made a note on "Some anthems proper for our Choire..."
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1 v. (79 p.) ; 18 x 11 cm.
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Object ID: 11913650
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