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How vain is man how fickle his estate

DMI number:
17545
First Line:
How vain is man how fickle his estate
Last Line:
Ere he began his reign
Poem Genre / Form:
Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...], Couplet, Elegy, and Epitaph
Themes:
Death, Jacobitism, and The monarchy (heads of state)
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Author:
James Dodd
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The trooper’s merry miscellany. Or poems on several occasions. [ESTC T69549]
Page No(s):
p.18-20
Poem Title:
An Elegy Written at Dublin on the Report of the Pretender's Death, 1717.
Attribution:
Dodd claims authorship in Preface
Attributed To:
James Dodd
Title:
The trooper’s merry miscellany. Or poems on several occasions. The second edition. [T67022]
Page No(s):
p.18-20
Poem Title:
An Elegy Written at Dublin on the Report of the Pretender's Death, 1717.
Attribution:
Attributed on title page 'By James Dodd'
Attributed To:
James Dodd