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English verse miscellanies of the seventeenth century. General Note: Manuscript consists of two distinct parts: first, a verse miscellany of 78 poems; second, poems of Henry King dated through 1641; not previously published.

English verse miscellanies of the seventeenth century. Personal Name: King, Henry, 1592-1669 Manuscripts Facsimiles. Personal Name: King, Henry, 1592-1669. Personal Name: Hobbs, Mary. Rubrics: English poetry Early modern, 1500-1700 Manuscripts Facsimiles Manuscripts, English. Download now The Stoughton manuscript : a manuscript miscellany of poems by Henry King and his circle, circa 1636. Download PDF book format

The Stoughton Manuscript book. In 1624 Henry and his brother John King obtained Canonries of Christ Church, Oxford, and both seem to have led a quiet life in London till John's death in 1639.

The Stoughton Manuscript book. Henry King was made . and Dean of Rochester, became Chaplain in Ordinary to King Charles . and in February 1641/2 he was raised to the bishopric of Chichester.

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Manuscript transmission was a perfect fit for the scandalous elite of. .MISCELLANY OF RESTORATION POEMS AND VERSE-SATIRES; circa 1655-1679.

Manuscript transmission was a perfect fit for the scandalous elite of Restoration England. In this sense, manuscript transmission embodied the libertine ideals of inconstancy and promiscuity. It was only in the 20th century that his verses were restored to their original obscenity, using contemporary manuscript miscellanies (like this one) as primary sources.

a manuscript miscellany of poems by Henry King and his circle, circa 1636. e. with introduction and indexes by Mary Hobbs

e. with introduction and indexes by Mary Hobbs. a manuscript miscellany of poems by Henry King and his circle, circa 1636.

For Sidney, see Woudhuysen, Sir Philips Sidney, 224-41; for Donne, Arthur Marotti, John Donne, Coterie Poet (Madison: University ofWisconsin Press, 1986); for Philips, chapter 2, present study; for King, Mary Hobbs, e. The Stoughton Manuscript: A Manuscript Miscellany of Poems by Henry King and His Circle, circa 1636 (Aldershot: Scolar Press; 1990); for Bradstreet, Barker, NOTES TO CHAPTER. Texts so transmitted included some of the most distinguished poetry and music of the seventeenth century, along with a rich variety of political, scientific, antiquarian, and philosophical writings.

Many ‘catch-all’ manuscript miscellanies, like this one, immerse poems in a varied textual environment. Others manuscripts, however, contain only or almost exclusively poems. One of the most popular poems in manuscript collections was the beautiful elegy Henry King wrote on the occasion of his wife’s death, ‘An Exequy to his Matchless never to be forgotten Freind’ (‘Accept, thou Shrine of my Dead Saint’).

Henry King is remembered primarily for a single poem, The Exequy, on Anne Berkeley his deceased first wife, written about 1624. It may be considered one of the purest and most moving poems written in the 17th century. In it he adapts John Donne's manner with impressive skill and individuality lamenting Anne's death. King was an amateur poet (like most of his time), who had a tender heart, a tranquil mind, and a perfect sense of rhyme and rhythm, which made him at his best among the best of the minor poets of that age. Very few in Early English poetry stand above him.

Found in a manuscript among the papers of the Gell family in the . And yet, beneath his copy of the longer poem Waldstein adds the single line, Much suspected by me, but nothing proved can be.

Found in a manuscript among the papers of the Gell family in the Derbyshire Record Office, the poem was copied, along with a unique translation of it into Latin, in a poetical and prose miscellany compiled by John Gell of Hopton Hall, Derbyshire, who was a student at Magdalen College, Oxford in the early seventeenth century. From there it circulated widely in print and to a lesser extent in manuscript for more than a century.