Down Hall [manuscript] : a ballad to the tune of K. John & Abbot of Canterbury., [ca. 1720] | Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Manuscript copy of Matthew Prior's poem, "Down Hall."Â Published in 1723 (ESTC T75637), but probably included in earlier printed collections as well.Â Contains a small number of emendations in the composer's hand.
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Provenance: Acquired from Howey, 3 November 1958.
Shelfmark: Urbana, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Post-1650 MS 199.