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Had I O had I Batt thy face and throat

DMI number:
6711
First Line:
Had I O had I Batt thy face and throat
Last Line:
And heard Batt knocking at the door for dues
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Characters, Music, and Religion
Related People
Author:
John Speed
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
See EEBO: 'Batt upon Batt a poem upon the parts, patience, and pains of Barth. Kempster, clerk, poet, cutler, of Holy-Rood-Parish in Southampton / by a person of quality; to which is annexed The vision, wherein is described Batts person and ingenuity ... by the same author' (1680).
Content/Publication
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.82-91
Poem Title:
Batt upon Batt. To the Laud and Praise of Bartholomew Kempster, Clerk, Poet, and Cutler, of Holy-Roods in Southampton.
Attribution:
By Dr. Speed, Physician at Southampton. Written in the Year 1679.
Attributed To:
John Speed
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [N64834]
Page No(s):
pp.83-93
Poem Title:
Batt upon Batt. To the Laud and Praise of Bartholomew Kempster, Clerk, Poet, and Cutler, of Holy-Roods in Southampton.
Attribution:
By Dr. Speed Physician at Southampton. Written in the Year 1679
Attributed To:
John Speed