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Though affliction at the first doth vex

DMI number:
13393
Poem Aliases
Davenant. Fair Favourite.
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
First Line:
Though affliction at the first doth vex
Last Line:
From heaven not men
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts
Related People
Author:
Sir William Davenant
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Extract from The Fair Favourite Act 3 Scene 1. Works (1673).
Content/Publication
Title:
The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. [T131617] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Sir William Davenant's Fair Favourite
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant