MS D Page 26r

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[note]PASTED-ON SHEET. Pop Up: The pasted-on sheet consists of a half page sheet of cream coloured paper, similar in appearance to that on 21v. It represents further revision of the underlying base text (containing ink revisions in Mary's hand and pencil additions in Wordsworth's hand which are then incorporated). The content of the lines is a description of the Grasmere community as one family under God (MS D, 609-622). See also analysis in MS D Interactive.[note]2 large insert marks ^ indicates the beginning and end of the insertion of lines on 25v opposite. Pencilled revisions (MW and WW) Pencilled additions in WW hand at bottom of page. Overwritten word "defends". 3 x underlined words "here" and "That" on base page; "That" repeated on paste-on Round coloured marks on the page relate to the wax used to attach the pasted-on sheet. PASTED ON SHEET: lines 609-622. Round stain marks on the page relate to the wax used to attach the pasted-on sheet. Pencilled cross on page. Significance not known. Overwritten word "World" for "City". [Underlining of word "That" repeated from base text (though underlining of "here" on base page not repeated)].