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I knew thee not I speak it to my shame

DMI number:
6804
First Line:
I knew thee not I speak it to my shame
Last Line:
In both the issues of thy blood and brain
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Panegyric
Themes:
Death and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
James Clayton
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
ODNB article on Sir John Beaumont by Roger D. Sell suggests 'Ja. Cl' is James Clayton.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of the best english poetry by several hands [vol II] [T71]
Page No(s):
p.16
Poem Title:
Upon the Honoured Poem of his Unknown Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Baronet.
Attribution:
Ja. Cl.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Bosworth-field: a poem...with several verses in praise of the author, and elegies on his death by the greatest wits then living [T29559]
Page No(s):
p.16
Poem Title:
Upon the Honoured Poem of his Unknown Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Baronet.
Attribution:
Ja. Cl.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The rhapsody. Being a display of the wit and humour of past times [T62617]
Page No(s):
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
Upon the honoured Poem of his unknown Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Baronet.
Attribution:
Ja. Cl.
Attributed To:
Not attributed