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Manuscript poem entitled: "Escap’t old age unblemish’t and Uncloy’d And what Heaven gave of youth with worth enjoy’d / Mrs Colquhoon”, early-mid 18th century

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Identifier: Coll-2023/1/5

Scope and Contents

A manuscript poem entitled "Escap’t old age unblemish’t and Uncloy’d And what Heaven gave of youth with worth enjoy’d / Mrs Colquhoon". Similar to his published poem entitled "Epitaph on Mrs Colquhoun of Luss", however, only the first two and final four lines are the same or similar, otherwise the two poems differ significantly.

Dates

  • early-mid 18th century

Creator

Physical Description

Folio. Single sheet, tears. Text to both sides. 40 lines.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

1 folio

Physical Description

Folio. Single sheet, tears. Text to both sides. 40 lines.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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