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Once I beheld the fairest of her kind

DMI number:
6612
First Line:
Once I beheld the fairest of her kind
Last Line:
And give more beauties than he takes away
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, and Panegyric
Themes:
Art / painting
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. IV (1974): 461-6.
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The annual miscellany for the year 1694, being the fourth part of miscellany poems [N34956]
Page No(s):
pp.61-68
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Principal Painter to His Majesty
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The annual miscellany: for the year 1694 [ESTC R22916]
Page No(s):
pp.87-99
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (M-Z) [T136727]
Page No(s):
pp.264-266
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Principal Painter to His Majesty.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The fourth part of miscellany poems [N64834]
Page No(s):
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Principal Painter to His Majesty
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden