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How have we wandered a long dismal night

DMI number:
8686
First Line:
How have we wandered a long dismal night
Last Line:
The greatest jest of all he'd needs be wise | Here he left off
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Essay
Themes:
Ancient history, Politics, and The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
Richard Duke
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) IX: 213-215.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems by the Earl of Roscomon. To which is added, An essay on poetry, by the Earl of Mulgrave, now Duke of Buckingham. Together with Poems by Mr. Richard Duke. [T132427]
Page No(s):
pp.323-340
Poem Title:
The Review. Never before Printed.
Attribution:
By Mr. Richard Duke.
Attributed To:
Richard Duke