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High on a bough that trembled over a spring

DMI number:
3120
First Line:
High on a bough that trembled over a spring
Last Line:
Nymphs take my life since you despise my song
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet
Themes:
Music, Mythology, and Nature
Related People
Author:
Philip Ayres
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of 'The Nightingale that was drowned'. Ayres (1687): 55.
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First Line:
Upon a bough high waving over a spring
Last Line:
Nymphs take my life since you despise my song
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A miscellany of original poems, translations &c. [N10826] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Upon a Nightingale that was drowned.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Grove; or, a collection of original poems, translations, &c. [T35894] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp. 35-36
Poem Title:
Upon a Nightingale that was drowned.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed