Record

LevelSub-series
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)KWH/L/3
TitleManuscript poems and verses
Extent1 file: 80 items
DateEarly-mid 19th century
DescriptionPoems of various lengths on a variety of themes, some thought-provoking 'The Schoolmaster's Wife', 'The First Grey Hair', 'Bachelors'; others wistful 'Lines on a Rose by a Young Lady born Blind', 'The Rose that you gave me has withered away'; four on the subjects of the seasons with collage decoration; epitaphs and other verses

Written on a variety of paper, some with decorative embossed edges, some on coloured card; some dog-eared, a couple with rodent damage

Associated label on brown paper wrapper: 'Old handwritten poems about 1810 to 1835. With care. Valuable'
Access StatusOpen

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