23 Mar 2014, 9:14 p.m. - Bill

"Whatever the Swans may have done in the City, The Swan here in King Street has sung her last Ditty," from "The Search after Claret, or a Visitation of the Vintners," a poem in two cantos, printed for E. Hawkins, London, February 24th, 1691. ---Wheatley, 1899.


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.


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