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In coffee house begot the short lived brat

DMI number:
3749
First Line:
In coffee house begot the short lived brat
Last Line:
And on paternal mountain dies at last
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Dunces, Poetry / literature / writing, and Tobacco
Related People
Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Brown (1715) I: 136. Boys (1949): 95.
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Commendatory verses on the author of the two arthurs and the satyr against wit [R29312]
Page No(s):
p.13
Poem Title:
Upon seeing a Man light a Pipe of Tobacco in a Coffee-house, with a leaf of King Arthur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Commendatory verses or a step towards a poetical war [N2250]
Page No(s):
p.13
Poem Title:
Upon seeing a Man light a Pipe of Tobacco in a Coffee-house, with a Leaf of King Arthur
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed