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How happy are we

DMI number:
313
Poem Aliases
Baker. The Fine Lady's Airs.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
How happy are we
Last Line:
For a bawd always dies in her drink
Poem Genre / Form:
Sestet aabccb and Song
Themes:
Money / wealth and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Thomas Baker
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
The Fine Lady's Airs Act 4 Scene 2, "Song" (1708?, T052938). Authorship discussed in ODNB record.
Composer:
Mr. Barret
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
'Compos'd by Mr. Barret'. (Merry Musician).
Content/Publication
Title:
The Choice [?not Suarez?] [T59141] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
Song CLI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Merry Musician, or Pills to Purge Melancholly reviv'd
Page No(s):
p.11
Poem Title:
The Old Bawd. Compos'd by Mr. Barret.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Merry-Musician; or a Cure for the Spleen. Being ...The Second Edition [?not Suarez?]
Page No(s):
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
A new Song, in the Play call'd The Lady's fine Airs: Sung by Mr. Pack, in the Figure of a Bawd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The New Vocal Miscellany. Containing near 200 Songs [T179110] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
Song 53. How happy are we.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed