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MS 93

A MS comprising one poem and two sets of memoranda relating to financial and estate matters in 1653-6 and 1457-1532, written in different hands at different times, 107 leaves, in contemporary blind-tooled leather. Late 16th century.

Phillips, London, 18 September 1986, in lot 305.

ff. [7r-11v]

SaT 1.8: Thomas Sackville, Sacvyles olde age (‘fraunces that arte the Iewell and renowne’)

Copy, in a single hand, with corrections.

Edited from this MS in Zim and Parkes.

A poem of 236 lines, first published in Rivkah Zim and M.B. Parkes, ‘“Sacvyles Olde Age” A Newly Discovered Poem by Thomas Sackville, Earl of Dorset (c.1536-1608)’, RES, NS 40 (February 1989), 1-25.