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Identifier: 
exws_pages_b04_item20
Title: 
Leaf from Lucan's "Pharsalia"
Creator: 
Lucan, 39-65
Date: 
1718
Description: 
From Lucan's "Pharsalia", translated by Nicholas Rowe, "Servant of His Majesty" into English verse. It was printed in 1718 for Jacob Tonson at "Shakespeare's head, over against Katherine-Street in the Strand", London. The recto side of the leaf is marked 101 and the verso side is marked as 102.
Dimensions: 
9.6 x 15.75 in. (24.4 x 40 cm)
Subject: 
Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
Printing--History
Location: 
London (England)
Century: 
Eighteenth century
Contributor: 
Rowe, Nicholas, 1674-1718
Contributor: 
Tonson, Jacob, 1656?-1736
Language: 
English
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018