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Know this my lord nobility of blood

DMI number:
28168
First Line:
Know this my lord nobility of blood
Last Line:
Whose noble hands had exercised the plough
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
High society / the court and Virtue / vice
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The Wife of Bath Her Tale. Calif. VII (2000): 473-7.
Translated from:
Geoffrey Chaucer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Nobility of blood
Last Line:
And by your virtue prove yourself their son
Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.225-227
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden's Wife of Bath, from Chaucer. [p.227]
Attributed To:
John Dryden