Poetical miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1765.


Shenstone, William, 1714-1763. Poetical miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1765.

Poetical miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1765.

Sources often mentioned whether printed or manuscript. Includes several poems by William Shenstone and the prologue spoken by Garrick at the opening of Drury Lane Theatre, 1747.

22 leaves.

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