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If wit as we are told be a disease

DMI number:
3763
First Line:
If wit as we are told be a disease
Last Line:
Tis from his pen the grand elixir flows
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Dunces, Medicine, Poetry / literature / writing, and Wit
Related People
Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Brown (1715) IV: 89.
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First Line:
If wit as thou art told is a disease
Last Line:
He cannot purge off humours where are none
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CDXXXI.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
CDXXVI.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Commendatory verses on the author of the two arthurs and the satyr against wit [R29312]
Page No(s):
p.23
Poem Title:
To a Famous Doctor and Poet at Sadlers-hall.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
Title:
Commendatory verses or a step towards a poetical war [N2250]
Page No(s):
p.23
Poem Title:
To a Famous Doctor and Poet at Sadlers-Hall
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Not attributed