Beinecke Osborn c138

Title Untitled
Archive Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Call Number Beinecke Osborn c138
Complete Yes

Anonymous, 1737.

7 items.

Melancholy poems on such subjects as love, solitude, and loneliness.

Format Quarto
Book Size 23cm x 19cm
Filled Page Count 48 pages
Item Count 7
Poem Count 7
First Line Index Yes
Digitized Yes
Additional Genres
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 c138.” Manuscript Verse Miscellanies, 1700–1820, edited by Betty A. Schellenberg, Simon Fraser University, Accessed .

Created 2019-09-04 1:13:44 PM
Updated 2023-07-19 4:16:31 PM
First Line Context
In my dark Cell, low prostrate on the Ground

p. 19

Local title: Abelard to Eloisa.

Attributed author: n/a

Adaptation: n/a

Other variants: n/a

Other: n/a

Feature Note
Author attributions

Frequent (4/7).


Full parchment.


Single neat hand.

Item formatting

Titles in larger script.

Freehand horizontal line between poem and note at end of first poem and at end of most poems.