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Gaze not on swans on whose white breast

DMI number:
6260
First Line:
Gaze not on swans on whose white breast
Last Line:
They sunk into their sockets and decayed
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Lyric
Themes:
Beauty and Love
Related People
Author:
William Strode
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
LION (attribution 'questionable')
Content/Publication
Title:
The muses mercury [P2007] [December 1707]
Page No(s):
pp.285-286
Poem Title:
On a Young Lady of Quality
Attribution:
By her Lover
Attributed To:
Not attributed