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Here lives the wolf justice and butcherly knave

DMI number:
42318
First Line:
Here lives the wolf justice and butcherly knave
Last Line:
We'll die at our doors ere in Smithfield we'll burn
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Lampoon, and Topical satire
Themes:
Corruption, People[Sir William Scroggs.], Personal insults, Politics, Religion, and The law
Related People
Author:
Stephen College
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
POAS II (1965): 288-89.
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First Line:
Here lives the wolf justice a butcherly knave
Last Line:
We'll die at our doors ere in Smithfield we'll burn
Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The second part of the collection of poems on affairs of state [ESTC R10478]
Page No(s):
p.23
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses flung into Justice S------ Chamber.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed