A web-based edition of early seventeenth-century political poetry from manuscript sources. It brings into the public domain over 350 poems, many of which have never before been published.

H22 Anagram on Sir Thomas Overbury

Notes. In the only known source of this anagram, it is transcribed alongside the more popular “Libellous Anagram on Frances Howard”.

Thomas Overburie - O! O! a busie murther.

Source. BL Harley MS 646, fol. 26r

Other known sources. D’Ewes, Autobiography 1.87