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180x155 mm. +85+ fos. At the end a rough account and a list of poems and verses. Some pen flourishes throughout the volume and inside back cover: 'John', 'John M.' and 'John Susan'. The signature 'John Nutting' at fo. 26r. Small College bookplate (eighteenth century) inside front cover.
Circa 1632-37 (after the publication of Jonson's Magnetic Lady in 1632, and probably before his death in 1637). A single hand (one variant), with virtually no corrections. Paper. Limp vellum binding, the front cover damaged at the edge.
S. Nixon, 'The manuscript sources of Thomas Carew's poetry', English manuscript studies 1100-1700 8 (2000), 197-202, 217-219.
M. Bland, 'Francis Beaumont's verse letters to Ben Jonson and 'The Mermaid Club'', English manuscript studies 1100-1700 12 (2005), 142, 145-147.