Down Hall [manuscript] : a ballad to the tune of K. John & Abbot of Canterbury., [ca. 1720] | University of Illinois Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Manuscript copy of Matthew Prior's poem, "Down Hall." Published in 1723 (ESTC T75637), but probably included in earlier printed collections as well. 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.