17th and 18th-century

Offers complete facsimile of 190 manuscripts of 17th and 18th-century poetry held in the Brotherton Collection at the University of Leeds. Full manuscripts can be downloaded as PDFs without OCR or a transcription of a page (current transcription), but it is a computer-generated transcript, and it may contain errors. The core of the collection includes poems and verses ranging from well-known poems by canonical authors to amateur verse, covering a huge variety of topics.

Database Type: Archival Collections Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: English, History (World), Political Science, Primary Sources, Religious Studies, Writing Broad Category: Humanities, Languages & Literatures, Social Sciences