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Of late was a meeting a meeting most merry

DMI number:
9695
First Line:
Of late was a meeting a meeting most merry
Last Line:
So like them I conclude and know nought of the matter | Derry down down heigh derry down
Poem Genre / Form:
Song with refrain
Themes:
Politics and Sex and bawdy humour
Related People
Author:
John Breval
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
ESTC (T5774) notes: 'Joseph Gay is a pseudonym used by Breval'. ODNB states: 'Curll invented the fictitious author Joseph Gay [...] and Breval was the principal—but not the only—writer to assume the disguise.'
Content/Publication
Title:
Court poems in two parts compleat [N15386] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.20-24
Poem Title:
The Westminster Ballad. Or, The Earl of Oxford's Tryal. To the Tune of King John and the Abbot of Canterbury.
Attribution:
By Mr. Joseph Gay
Attributed To:
Joseph Gay
Title:
Court poems in two parts compleat [N15388] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.20-24
Poem Title:
The Westminster Ballad. Or, The Earl of Oxford's Tryal. To the Tune of King John and the Abbot of Canterbury.
Attribution:
By Mr. Joseph Gay.
Attributed To:
Joseph Gay
Title:
Court poems. In two parts. [T5775] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.20-24
Poem Title:
The Westminster Ballad. Or, The Earl of Oxford's Tryal. To the Tune of King John and the Abbot of Canterbury.
Attribution:
By Mr. Joseph Gay.
Attributed To:
Joseph Gay
Title:
Pope's miscellany. The second part. [T5774]
Page No(s):
pp.20-24
Poem Title:
The Westminster Ballad. Or, The Earl of Oxford's Tryal. To the Tune of King John and the Abbot of Canterbury.
Attribution:
By Mr. Joseph Gay
Attributed To:
Joseph Gay