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I did not know thee lord nor do I strive

DMI number:
7076
First Line:
I did not know thee lord nor do I strive
Last Line:
Truth is well paid when she is sung and heard
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Elegy
Themes:
Death
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Author:
Richard Corbett
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) V: 567-68.
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Content/Publication
Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.320-322
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Lord William Howard, Baron of Effingham, who Died December 10, 1615.
Attribution:
By Bishop Corbet.
Attributed To:
Richard Corbett
Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [T175048]
Page No(s):
pp.392-394
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Lord William Howard, Baron of Effingham, who Died December 10, 1615.
Attribution:
By Bishop Corbet
Attributed To:
Not attributed