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Once Delia slept on easy moss reclined

DMI number:
25254
First Line:
Once Delia slept on easy moss reclined
Last Line:
Condemn me shepherd if I did amiss
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Pastoral
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Ambrose Philips
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The Sixth Pastoral ('How still the sea behold how calm the sky') Segar (1937): 32-36, 71-76.
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First Line:
Once Delia slept on easy moss reclined
Last Line:
Condemn me shepherds if I did amiss
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Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
Beauties of the Spectators, Tatlers, and Guardians, connected and digested under alphabetical heads [vol 1] [T163762]
Page No(s):
p.106
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Attributed To:
Not attributed