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Imitation of Ossian [manuscript].
Cumberland, George, 1754-1848, author
imprint
[18--?].
description
1 leaf ; 33 x 41 cm folded to 33 x 21 cm
format(s)
Book, Manuscript
More Details
imprint
[18--?].
general note
A rhythmic prose attempt at an imitation of Ossian on three sides a large folded leaf; a prosaic summary on 1/3 of the fourth side of the leaf.
Holograph.
Paper watermark: J WHATMAN&Co with Brittania in oval with crown on top.
Part of a collection of Cumberland Manuscripts purchased together by G.E. Bentley, Jr.
Poem begins: Who art Thou coming like the rushing of Clear waters from the Tops of the Windy Hills? ...
Poem.
local note
Victoria University Library copy stored in Blake box no. 18.
catalogue key
6980268
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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