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In the first ranks of these did Zimri stand

DMI number:
30970
Poem Aliases
Dryden. Absalom and Achitophel.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
In the first ranks of these did Zimri stand
Last Line:
That every man with him was God or devil
Poem Genre / Form:
Allegory and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
War
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'Absalom and Achitophel'; Calif. II (1972): 21-2.
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First Line:
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Last Line:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems for reading and repetition selected from the most celebrated British poets [ESTC T119516] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.132
Poem Title:
Zimri
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed