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Stand off and let me take the air

DMI number:
4455
First Line:
Stand off and let me take the air
Last Line:
Than wash my Aethiopian skin
Poem Genre / Form:
Dialogue and Couplet
Themes:
Love, Race / racism, and Sex / relations between the sexes
Comments:
Dialogue between the nymph and the boy.
Related People
Author:
John Cleveland
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Morris and Withington (1967): 22-23.
Content/Publication
Title:
Deliciae Poeticae; or Parnassus display'd in a choice collection of poems and songs [T93810]
Page No(s):
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
A fair nymph scorning a black boy courting her
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Title:
Mirth diverts all care [T119714]
Page No(s):
pp.10-[11]
Poem Title:
A fair nymph scorning a black boy courting her.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.465
Poem Title:
A Fair Nymph scorning a Black Boy courting her.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Title:
Mirth diverts all care [T182529]
Page No(s):
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
A fair nymph scorning a black boy courting her
Attribution:
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