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In coffee-house begot the short-lived brat

DMI number:
13758
First Line:
In coffee-house begot the short-lived brat
Last Line:
And on paternal mountains dies at last
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Dunces, Printing / publishing, and Tobacco
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Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of 'Upon seeing a Man light a Pipe of Tobacco in a Coffee-House with a Leaf of King Arthur'. Brown (1715) I: 136.
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First Line:
In coffee house begot the short lived brat
Last Line:
And on paternal mountain dies at last
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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):
CDLXXXVII.
Poem Title:
Upon seeing a Pipe lighted in a Coffee-house with a Leaf of King Arthur.
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):
CDLXXXVI.
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