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Oft for my king I drew my sword

DMI number:
35087
First Line:
Oft for my king I drew my sword
Last Line:
And for this creed my graceship spare
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Mock epitaph
Themes:
Death, Memory, Politics, and Religion
Related People
Author:
George Sewell
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Attributed to Sewell in, for example, 'The London Magazine, Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer', vol. 44, p. 540
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
Parody Of/Parodied By
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Additions to the works of Alexander Pope, Esq. [T5465] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.125-126
Poem Title:
Thus translated by George Sewell, M.D. Author of the Tragedy of Sir Walter Raleigh.
Attribution:
George Sewell, M.D.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
Title:
Additions to the works of Alexander Pope, Esq. [T5466] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
Thus translated by George Sewell, M.D. Author of the Tragedy of Sir Walter Raleigh.
Attribution:
George Sewell, M.D.
Attributed To:
George Sewell