Beinecke Osborn fc205

Title Untitled
Archive Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Call Number Beinecke Osborn fc205
Complete Yes

Anonymous, 1780–1794.

66 pages.

Many English poems, including works by Pope, Goldsmith, Johnson, and Courtney Melmoth, and some anonymous work.

* As of yet, this manuscript has not been examined due to 2021-2022 pandemic access restrictions. This description is a temporary placeholder based on catalogue entries and Union First Line Index records.

Format Folio
Book Size 32cm
Filled Page Count 66 pages
Item Count
Poem Count
First Line Index No
Digitized No
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Print Sources
Major Themes

Major themes prominent among the manuscript contents in alphabetical order.

Minor Themes

Other themes of interest among the manuscript contents in alphabetical order.


Beinecke Osborn fc205.” Manuscript Verse Miscellanies, 1700–1820, edited by Betty A. Schellenberg, Simon Fraser University, Accessed .

Created 2019-09-04 1:13:44 PM
Updated 2023-07-20 1:56:18 PM
Feature Note
Author attributions

More than none, less than all given that two poems in the catalogue description are singled out as "anonymous." 


Contemporary full green-stained parchment. 



Original poetry

Possibly the anonymous poems "Roselin Castle" and "Verses on Ben Lomond."