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Great sir | When last your royal brother blessed this place

DMI number:
4792
First Line:
Great sir | When last your royal brother blessed this place
Last Line:
And in melodious paths of error stray
Poem Genre / Form:
Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...], Dialogue, and Panegyric
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)[Duke of York (later James II); Duchess of York (Mary of Modena)]
Related People
Author:
George Cholmondeley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins identify Savile and Cholmondeley as co-authors. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), III. ix.
Author:
William Savile
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins identify Savile and Cholmondeley as co-authors. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), III. ix.
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Ah Thyrsis how shall humble swains
Last Line:
If every spring bring such a May
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 3] [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.97-99
Poem Title:
Verses And Pastorals. Spoken In The Theatre At Oxford, By Lord Savile and Mr. Cholmondeley.
Attribution:
Mr. Allestry had the chief hand...in making the Verses and Pastorals
Attributed To:
Jacob Allestry
Title:
Examen Poeticum being the third part of miscellany poems [N6500]
Page No(s):
pp.98-101
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st, 1683.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R122]
Page No(s):
pp.181-184
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
William Savile
George Cholmondeley
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R228541]
Page No(s):
pp.181-184
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
William Savile
George Cholmondeley
Title:
The third part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.78-80
Poem Title:
Verses spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, and Lady Anne, in Oxford Theatre, May 21, 1683.
Attribution:
By the Lord Savile and Mr. Cholmondeley.
Attributed To:
William Savile
George Cholmondeley
Title:
The third part of miscellany poems [N49205]
Page No(s):
pp.79-81
Poem Title:
Verses spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, and Lady Anne, in Oxford Theatre, May 21, 1683.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed