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Ah Thyrsis how shall humble swains

DMI number:
41882
First Line:
Ah Thyrsis how shall humble swains
Last Line:
If every spring bring such a May
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Dialogue, and Pastoral
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)[Duke of York (later James II); Duchess of York (Mary of Modena)]
Related People
Author:
George Cholmondeley
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins identify Savile and Cholmondeley as co-authors. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), III. ix.
Author:
William Savile
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins identify Savile and Cholmondeley as co-authors. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), III. ix.
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First Line:
Great sir | When last your royal brother blessed this place
Last Line:
And in melodious paths of error stray
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R122]
Page No(s):
pp.185-187
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
William Savile
George Cholmondeley
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R228541]
Page No(s):
pp.185-187
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
William Savile
George Cholmondeley