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Gentle or simple reader cross or kind

DMI number:
20721
First Line:
Gentle or simple reader cross or kind
Last Line:
Should he be yet alive and what care I
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Mock elegy
Themes:
Death, Poetry / literature / writing, and Sex and bawdy humour
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems written occasionally by John Winstanley... interspers'd with many others, by several ingenious hands [T90956]
Page No(s):
pp.192-197
Poem Title:
An Elegy On Capt. Molineux, commonly call'd Wife and No Wife; who was supps'd to have been most barb'rously strangled by an inhuman Strumpet, with his own Two-leg'd-wig in 1728.
Attribution:
'Dr. Winstanley's Poems', p.1.
Attributed To:
John Winstanley