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If the plums you do count you'll find the amount

DMI number:
7937
First Line:
If the plums you do count you'll find the amount
Last Line:
Eight pence half penny just and no more
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply and Quatrain abcb
Themes:
Money / wealth and Science[mathematical solution]
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Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Delights for the ingenious [P6193] [October-December 1711]
Page No(s):
p.307
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. James Cole
Attributed To:
James Cole