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George came to the crown without striking a blow

DMI number:
12483
First Line:
George came to the crown without striking a blow
Last Line:
Ah quoth the pretender would I could do so
Poem Genre / Form:
Distich and Epigram
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
Ambrose Philips
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Segar (1937): 132. Chalmers (1810) XIII: 125.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CLXXV.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
CLXXIX.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. II. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
p.146
Poem Title:
CI.
Attribution:
By Ambrose Philips, Esq.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol II] [T85787] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.146
Poem Title:
CI.
Attribution:
By Ambrose Philips, Esq.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips