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How happy is the harmless country maid

DMI number:
5488
Poem Aliases
Roscommon. Guarini's Pastor Fido.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
How happy is the harmless country maid
Last Line:
And whilst they live their flames can never die
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Lyric
Themes:
Rural life, The happy man / contentment, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Wentworth Dillon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Part of the fifth scene of the second act in Guarini's Pastor Fido. Chalmers (1810) VIII: 268.
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First Line:
Ah happy grove dark and secure retreat
Last Line:
And whilst they live their flames can never die
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Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of the best modern poems [T124388] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.214
Poem Title:
The happy Country Maid
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.31
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (A-L) [T136727]
Page No(s):
p.61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roscom.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon