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All preferment | That springs from sin and lust shoots up quickly

DMI number:
17308
Poem Aliases
Middleton. Women Beware Women. Act 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
All preferment | That springs from sin and lust shoots up quickly
Last Line:
Even like a salad growing upon a dunghill
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Extract / snippet from longer work, Satire, and Verse-drama
Themes:
Corruption, Gardens[Fertiliser], and Patronage
Related People
Author:
Thomas Middleton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Taylor et al. (2007): 1519 (extract from 'Women Beware Women', Act 3, Scene 2).
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