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All melancholy lying

DMI number:
31511
Poem Aliases
Gay. What d'ye call it.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
All melancholy lying
Last Line:
She bowed her head and died
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work, Quatrain abab, and Verse-drama
Themes:
Death and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The What d'ye call it Act 2 Scene 8. Fuller (1983) I.
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.49
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Gay's
Attributed To:
John Gay