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Great prince and so much greater as more wise

DMI number:
3573
First Line:
Great prince and so much greater as more wise
Last Line:
To woods and groves what once the painter sings
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Panegyric
Themes:
Mythology, Nature, Politics[Charles II], and The monarchy (heads of state)[Charles II]
Related People
Author:
Andrew Marvell
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Envoy to 'Third Advice to A Painter', in Smith (2007): 344-356. However, no firm conclusions over authorship: see pp. 323-24. George deF. Lord accepts attribution to Marvell in POAS I (1963): 67-87.
Author:
Sir John Denham
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Envoy to 'Third Advice to a Painter'. Banks (1928): 327-331: considers Denham's authorship impossible.
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First Line:
Sandwich in Spain now and the Duke in love
Last Line:
Truth is thou hast drawn her in effigy
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A new collection of poems relating to state affairs [N5917]
Page No(s):
p.42
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
A third collection of ... poems, satyrs, songs, &c. against popery and tyranny [ESTC R26292]
Page No(s):
p.16
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [N12193 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol I] [T108847]
Page No(s):
pp.45-6
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144919]
Page No(s):
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144920 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26563]
Page No(s):
pp. 45-6
Poem Title:
To the King
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26892]
Page No(s):
pp. 48-9
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham