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May the King live long

DMI number:
24887
First Line:
May the King live long
Last Line:
Dong ding ding dong
Poem Genre / Form:
Distich, Doggerel / nonsense verse, and Epigram
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Swift Poems Project, P021 ('Doubtfully by Swift')
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of select epigrams in which are many originals never before printed by the most eminent hands [T124651]
Page No(s):
p.90
Poem Title:
CCCXIII. A Distich written under the Sign of the King's Head and Bell in Dublin, at the Host's Request.
Attribution:
Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.8
Poem Title:
Written under the King's-Head and Bell, in Dublin, at the Request of the Host.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift