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Here lies great Charles the just the good

DMI number:
43180
First Line:
Here lies great Charles the just the good
Last Line:
And make his reign their directory
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death and The monarchy (heads of state)[Charles II.]
Related People
Author:
Patrick Ker
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Poem published anonymously as a broadside with the preceding elegy (poem ID 43179) in 1685 (ESTC R204280). S. M. Dunnigan accepts the attribution to Ker in ODNB.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of 86 loyal poems, all of them written upon the two late plots [ESTC R19822]
Page No(s):
p.349
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed