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Like a dog that runs madding at sheep or at cows

DMI number:
42479
First Line:
Like a dog that runs madding at sheep or at cows
Last Line:
Just like an honest man and his wife
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply and Song
Themes:
Animals, Marriage, Sex / relations between the sexes, and Virtue / vice
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Content/Publication
Title:
Wit and drollery. Jovial poems. Corrected and amended, with new additions [ESTC R12497]
Page No(s):
pp.158-159
Poem Title:
The Batchelors Song Retorted.
Attribution:
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Not attributed