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In Aesop's tales an honest wretch we find

DMI number:
13952
First Line:
In Aesop's tales an honest wretch we find
Last Line:
He without hairs and thou without a crown
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Fable, and Topical satire
Themes:
Domestic life, Politics, and The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears I: 181-2.
Author:
Sir Charles Sedley
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Pinto (1928) II: 151. Attributed to Sedley on 'doubtful authority.'
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First Line:
In Aesop's tales an honest wretch we find
Last Line:
He without hair and thou without a crown
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):
LIV.
Poem Title:
A Fable and Moral, to King William III.
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):
LXI.
Poem Title:
A Fable and Moral, to K. William III.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed