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Accept a miracle instead of wit

DMI number:
13498
First Line:
Accept a miracle instead of wit
Last Line:
See two dull lines by Stanhope's pencil writ
Poem Genre / Form:
Distich and Epigram
Themes:
Objects[diamond pencil], Poetry / literature / writing, and Wit
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 436: 'doubtful authorship'.
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First Line:
Accept a miracle instead of wit
Last Line:
See two dull lines with Stanhope's pencil writ
Relationship:
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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):
CCCLXXXVI.
Poem Title:
Written on a Glass by a Gentleman, who borrow'd the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond-Pencil.
Attribution:
by a Gentleman
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):
CCCLXXXII.
Poem Title:
Written on a Glass by a Gentleman, who borrow'd the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
by a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of select epigrams in which are many originals never before printed by the most eminent hands [T124651]
Page No(s):
p.29
Poem Title:
C. Written on a Glass, by a Gentleman who borrow the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The agreeable companion [ESTC T97919, P6248]
Page No(s):
p.350
Poem Title:
Written on a Glass with the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. II. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
p.170
Poem Title:
CLXXVI. Written on a Glass by a Gentleman, who borrow'd the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond-Pencil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.17
Poem Title:
XLIV. Written on a Glass by a Gentleman who borrowed the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
by a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.15
Poem Title:
Written on a Glass with the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.15
Poem Title:
Written on a Glass with the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Norfolk poetical miscellany [Vol 2] [ESTC T85536]
Page No(s):
p.52
Poem Title:
A Couplet. Extempore...at the Request of Lord Ch-d, who lent him his Pencil for that purpose.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The poetical miscellany, consisting of great variety of odes, epistles, pastorals, tales, fables, epigrams &c. [vol 2] [T85564] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.52
Poem Title:
A Couplet. Extempore...at the Request of Lord Ch-d, who lent him his Pencil for that purpose.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
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.170
Poem Title:
CLXXVI. Written on a Glass by a Gentleman, who borrow'd the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
by a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed