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For many unsuccessful years

DMI number:
6472
First Line:
For many unsuccessful years
Last Line:
Had foolishly denied
Poem Genre / Form:
Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...] and Lyric
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears II: 795. 'Wrongly attributed to Prior'.
Author:
Thomas Yalden
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Probable variant of Advice to a lover. Chalmers (1810) XI: 85.
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 4] [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.48
Poem Title:
Against Modesty In Love.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
Oxford and Cambridge miscellany poems [T145730]
Page No(s):
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Against Modesty in Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed