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In my conceit she him would soonest have

DMI number:
42016
Poem Aliases
Basse. Eclogue 7.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
In my conceit she him would soonest have
Last Line:
She doth most honour she most love doth bear
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply, Couplet, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Love, Sex / relations between the sexes, and Social order
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Author:
William Basse
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract, with variants, from 'Eclogue 7'. Basse, Poetical Works, ed. by R. Warwick Bond (London, 1893): 234.
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Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A help to discourse [ESTC R218198]
Page No(s):
pp.227-228
Poem Title:
Reply.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed