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A shepherd boy all in an evening fair

DMI number:
6478
First Line:
A shepherd boy all in an evening fair
Last Line:
To slumbers soft his sorrowing breast invite
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Dramatic monologue, Lament, and Pastoral
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy, Love, and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Ambrose Philips
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Segar (1937): 5-9, 44-47.
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Oxford and Cambridge miscellany poems [T145730]
Page No(s):
pp.56-61
Poem Title:
Another Pastoral
Attribution:
By the same Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed