By Sir John Denham.
The collected edition of Denham’s poems is dated 1668. The verses referred to are inscribed “To Sir John Mennis being invited from Calice to Bologne to eat a pig,” and two of the lines run
Little Admiral John To Bologne is gone.
This text comes from a footnote on a diary entry in the 1893 edition edited by Henry B. Wheatley.
Denham, John, Sir. Poems and Translations, With The Sophy.
Written by the Honourable Sir John Denham Knight of the Bath.
London: Printed [by John Macock] for H. Herringman at the sign of the Blew-Anchor in the Lower-walk of the New-Exchange, 1668.
References: Wing D1005 / Pforzheimer 285 / Grolier II 263 / ESTC R4710
Textual Notes: 8°. Pages: , 186, , 44, 43-97,  p.
Notes: Printer's name from ESTC and Pforzheimer Catalogue. "The Destruction of Troy, An Essay upon the Second Book of Virgil's Aeneis" has a separate title page with imprint "printed by J[ohn]. M[acock]. for H. Herringman at the Sign of the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk of the New Exchange, 1667"; pagination and register are continuous. "The Sophy. As It Was Acted at the Private House in Black Friars by His Majesties Servants" has separate title page (2A1r) with imprint "London: Printed by J[ohn]. M[acock]. for H. Herringman, at the Sign of the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk of the New Exchange, 1667"; it begins new pagination on 2A3r. Leaves F2,3 and I6 are cancels. Leaf N6 is blank. Variant: N6 bears errata to both parts. http://ett.arts.uwo.ca/poemindx/site/frstlns/frst…
Poems and translations with the Sophy / written by the Honourable Sir John Denham, Knight of the Bath.
Denham, John, Sir, 1615-1669., Denham, John, Sir, 1615-1669. Sophy., Virgil. Aeneis. Liber 2. English.
London: Printed for H. Herringman ..., 1668.
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Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.