The White Ship

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: The White Ship - Dante Gabriel Rossetti - 1880
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Date of composition: 1878-1880
Type of Manuscript: fair copy
Collation: [i-iv], 1-31
Note: The manuscript is on 17 quarto leaves written on the recto sides only.


Current Location: British Museum Library, Ashley Collection
Catalog Number: Ashley 3855

Physical Description

Paper: ruled white laid paper
Watermark: RW[?]
Dimensions of Document: 22 x 17.5 cm

Scholarly Commentary


This bound volume was put together by T. J. Wise to house the holograph manuscript of the ballad, along with the 1881 printed text from the Ballads and Sonnets volume.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Source File: 1-1878.blms.rad.xml
Copyright: By permission of the British Library