TO MY COUSIN

(flowers)

I'd have your life . . (ought)

Woven by E. Bollans & Co.

Reference Number:-   Bollans catalogue number:-  
obo 657   70  

 
Bookmark with title words, image of flowers and words of verse

Words:

TO MY
COUSIN
 
 
 
 

image of flowers

 
 
 
 
 
I'D HAVE YOUR LIFE A
ROUND OF JOYOUS DAYS

A CLOUDLESS TIME, ILLUMINED
BY BRIGHT RAYS,

A TIME OF GLADNESS FREE
FROM OUGHT OF STRIFE

SUCH, DEAREST COUSIN, WOULD
I MAKE YOUR LIFE.

 
Recorded by John High in his unpublished list
Size of Silk:

cm cm long by cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:

signed: "E. BOLLANS & Co LEAMINGTON." on the top turn-over:
 
woven credit on top turnover of this bookmark  
 

It is worth noting that there are two Bollans bookmarks recorded as "To My Cousin / I'd have your life . .".
One is shown above, and has the word "OUGHT" in the third to last line.
The other bookmark however has instead the word "AUGHT", and this version is recorded as obo656.

 
 

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