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How happy lives the man how sure to charm

DMI number:
23106
Poem Aliases
Gay. Epistle to Pulteney.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
How happy lives the man how sure to charm
Last Line:
For women choose their men like silks for show
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Fashion and The happy man / contentment
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from An epistle to the right honourable William Pulteney ('Pult'ney methinks you blame my breach of word'). Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 208-214.
Content/Publication
Title:
The winter evenings companion [T128599] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.90
Poem Title:
The Happy Beau: Or the Lady's Favourite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The winter evenings companion [T176192] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.91
Poem Title:
The Happy Beau: Or the Lady's Favourite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed