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May the ambitious ever find

DMI number:
4205
First Line:
May the ambitious ever find
Last Line:
Her arms much softer nights
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad metre, Quatrain abab, and Song
Themes:
Ambition, Love, Sex / relations between the sexes, and The happy man / contentment
Related People
Author:
Charles Sackville
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VIII: 345. Harris (1979): 79-80.
Related Poems
First Line:
Let the ambitious favour find
Last Line:
Her arms much softer nights
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
p.311
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The annual miscellany for the year 1694, being the fourth part of miscellany poems [N34956]
Page No(s):
pp.254-255
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The annual miscellany: for the year 1694 [ESTC R22916]
Page No(s):
p.265
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By ---
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. I. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
p.46
Poem Title:
Song 68.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [N64834]
Page No(s):
p.73
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The minor poets or the works of the most celebrated authors [vol 1] [N6033]
Page No(s):
p.85
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol I] [T85787] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.46
Poem Title:
Song 68.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The works of celebrated authors of whose writings there are but small remains [vol I] [T145013] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.203
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
The Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [2nd ed] [T185023] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.135
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [N25943] [ECCO] (1751)
Page No(s):
p.135
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [T79268]
Page No(s):
p.135
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under the name of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville