Manuscript poem by William Mason, ‘Ode to Memory’, Nov 1745

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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 21-22
Title: Manuscript poem by William Mason, ‘Ode to Memory’, Nov 1745
Dates of Creation: Nov 1745
Extent: 2 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English


William Mason (1724–1797) was an English poet, editor and gardener.

Scope and Content

Manuscript poem by William Mason, ‘Ode to Memory’, Nov. 1745, attributed [in another hand] ‘Mr Mason. Original’.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in printed book 8o Z 301 BS., 26 Jul 2004.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 21

Access Point(s)

Mason | William | 1724-1797 | poet


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