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Reference numberMM/20/52
LevelItem
TitleTwo poems, 'Musick's charms' and 'On Life'
Date12 December 1753
DescriptionTwo poems with an engraved sheet with theatrical portraits headed by "The Pantomime Players".

'Musick's charms' is taken from Verse VII of Alexander Pope's 'Ode for Music on St. Cecilia's Day' and 'On Life' is taken from Book X of the 'Aeneid' by Virgil (as translated by John Dryden).

With Sir Joseph Banks's name at the bottom of the sheet.
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
CopiesDigital photograph
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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