|Period||1731-1760 , 1761-1790|
Ashley Cowper, ca. 1757–1780.
Indications of retrospective copying into this collection, and perhaps even later annotation.
All occasional original poetry, often involving women or public affairs.
Augusta Byron Leigh, 1805–1813.
Lots of poems on celebrities, poems by Byron.
|Period||1761-1790 , 1791-1820|
Tickell family, 1787–ca. 1828.
Poems about love, friendship, and artistic pursuits, as well as commemorative poems about deaths in the family.
|Title||Poems on Several Occasions|
Soame Jenyns, 1729.
Presentation copy of Beinecke Osborn c147, only slightly different contents. Poems written for Margaret Cavendish Harley, her father, Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford, and her circle of friends.