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Let fools their high extraction boast

DMI number:
28167
First Line:
Let fools their high extraction boast
Last Line:
And from no other cause his grandeur drew
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
High society / the court and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
John Oldham
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'To the Memory of my Dear Friend, Mr. Charles Morwent'. Extract from 'The Careless Good Fellow'. Oldham (1684) IV: 49-94.
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.1]
Page No(s):
p.225
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Oldham. [p.225]
Attributed To:
John Oldham