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Methought I saw before my feet

DMI number:
30373
First Line:
Methought I saw before my feet
Last Line:
Virtue would think her best reward
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply and Couplet
Themes:
Patriotism / glory of the British nation[Philip Yorke, First Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor], Poetry / literature / writing, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
George Lyttelton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) XIV: 184. Forster (1980): 57.
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Miscellaneous pieces of poetry, selected from various eminent authors [T139170] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.148-149
Poem Title:
Reply,
Attribution:
by Lord Lyttelton.
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
Title:
The humours of the times [T100962] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
Lord L-'s Letter to the Earl of Hardwicke. Occasioned by the foregoing verses.
Attribution:
Lord L-
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The new foundling hospital for wit [T139942] [2nd ed] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.35-26
Poem Title:
Lord L--'s Letter To The Earl of Hardwicke. Occasioned By The Foregoing Verses.
Attribution:
Lord Lyttelton (contents page)
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
Title:
The new foundling hospital for wit [T139949] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Lord L--'s Letter To The Earl Of Hardwicke. Occasioned By The Foregoing Verses.
Attribution:
Lord Lyttelton (contents page)
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
Title:
The new foundling hospital for wit [T143683] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Lord L--'s Letter to the Earl of Hardwicke. Occasioned by the Foregoing Verses.
Attribution:
Lord Lyttelton (contents page)
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
Title:
The Poetical Calendar. Vol. VIII. For August. [T146609]
Page No(s):
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
Lord L____'s Letter to the Earl of H___ke, Occasioned by the Foregoing Verses.
Attribution:
Lord L--
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The yearly chonicle for M,DCC,LXI [T194997] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
Lord Lyttelton's Letter to Earl Hardwicke, occasioned by the foregoing Addition.
Attribution:
Lord Lyttelton
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton