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If to receive a favour make a servant

DMI number:
13724
Poem Aliases
Massinger and Field. Fatal Dowry. Act 5.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
If to receive a favour make a servant
Last Line:
To play the soothing parasite to his vices
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts
Related People
Author:
Nathan Field
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Edwards and Gibson (1976): I, 90-91 (extract from 'The Fatal Dowry', Act 5, Scene 2).
Author:
Philip Massinger
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Edwards and Gibson (1976): I, 90-91 (extract from 'The Fatal Dowry', Act 5, Scene 2).
Content/Publication
Title:
The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. [T131617] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.84
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Massinger and Field's Fatal Dowry
Attributed To:
Philip Massinger
Nathan Field