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Of a tall statue and of sable hue

DMI number:
42359
First Line:
Of a tall statue and of sable hue
Last Line:
Then how much greater mischiefs such a king
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Lampoon, Satire, and Topical satire
Themes:
Biblical history, Corruption, Glories of past ages[Tudor age.], High society / the court, Politics, Religion, Sex and bawdy humour, The monarchy (heads of state)[Charles II; James Duke of York.], and War[Anglo-Dutch wars.]
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Of a tall stature and of sable hue
Last Line:
Then how much greater mischiefs such a king
Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The fourth (and last) collection of poems, satyrs, songs, &c. [ESTC R24041]
Page No(s):
pp.17-21
Poem Title:
An Historical Poem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed