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Once how I doted on this jilting town

DMI number:
3665
First Line:
Once how I doted on this jilting town
Last Line:
But all the mighty pother ends in punk
Poem Genre / Form:
Lampoon, Topical satire, Satire, and Couplet
Themes:
City, High society / the court, Liberty, Love, Other countries[Ireland], Places[London], Poetry / literature / writing, Politics, Religion[anti-catholicism], Sex / relations between the sexes, Social order, and Theatre
Comments:
POAS (1968) IV: 62-67.
Related People
Author:
Charles Sackville
Confidence:
Speculation
Comments:
Attributed in O. S. Pickering, 'An Attribution of the Poem The Town Life (1686) to Charles Sackville Earl of Dorset', Notes and Queries 235 (1990), pp. 296-7.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144919]
Page No(s):
pp.190-193
Poem Title:
The Town Life.
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Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [N12193 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.190-193
Poem Title:
The Town-Life.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Title:
A new collection of poems relating to state affairs [N5917]
Page No(s):
pp.141-144
Poem Title:
The Town Life.
Attribution:
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Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol I] [T108847]
Page No(s):
pp.190-193
Poem Title:
The Town Life.
Attribution:
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Title:
Poems on affairs of state: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26892]
Page No(s):
pp. 201-5
Poem Title:
The Town Life.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144920 part 1]
Page No(s):
p.190-193
Poem Title:
The Town-Life.
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