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I now perceive the great thieves eat the less

DMI number:
41174
First Line:
I now perceive the great thieves eat the less
Last Line:
As drops of water that are lost in the ocean
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)
Content/Publication
Title:
[vol. 3] The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries [vol III] [ECCO] [T131617]
Page No(s):
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Beaumont and Fletcher's False One
Attributed To:
Francis Beaumont
John Fletcher