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O gentle sleep

DMI number:
37367
First Line:
O gentle sleep
Last Line:
Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Drama, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Sleep, The monarchy (heads of state), Theatre, and Virtue / vice
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Author:
William Shakespeare
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.257-258
Poem Title:
On Sleep.
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.246
Poem Title:
On Sleep. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.246
Poem Title:
On Sleep. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.246
Poem Title:
On Sleep. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare