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Author Milton, John, 1608-1674.

Title Facsimile of the manuscript of Milton's Minor poems [microform] : preserved in the library of Trinity college, Cambridge.

Imprint Cambridge : The University press, 1899.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 11357    ---  Available
Description 7 p., 47 . : 47 facsim. ; 41 x 30 cm.
Note Preface signed: William Aldis Wright.
The ms. mainly in Milton's own hand, written between 1633 and 1648, includes several drafts of some of the poems, and many corrections.
Each facsimile is accompanied by a transcription of the text in ordinary type.
Contents Arcades -- Song Blest pair of Sirens" -- Letter to a friend Sonnet II -- Another draft of the same letter -- On time -- Upon the circumcision -- Sonnets VIII, IX, and X -- A maske -- Lycidas -- First sketch of Paradise lost -- Notes from Old Testament history -- Notes from early English history -- Notes for poems on Scripture subjects -- Notes from Scotch stories. Christus patiens -- Sonnets XIII, XII, XIV, XIII, and XIV,XII, and XI, XI, XV, and XVI, XVII, and On the forcers of Conscience,

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