Blacklight

Pious Selinda goes to prayers

DMI number:
4231
First Line:
Pious Selinda goes to prayers
Last Line:
Or I of her a sinner
Poem Genre / Form:
Lyric, Quatrain abab, and Song
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
William Congreve
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
McKenzie II: 326. Lonsdale (1984): 39.
Related Poems
First Line:
Ah what pains what racking thoughts he proves
Last Line:
Save me from absence love or let me die
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
Cruel Amynta can you see
Last Line:
Who much security beguiles
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
Fair Amoret is gone astray
Last Line:
She is the thing that she despises
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
Grant me gentle love said I
Last Line:
For love love himself's no more
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
I looked and I sighed and I wished I could speak
Last Line:
A very good end of this wooing
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
I love and am beloved again
Last Line:
But make it more quickly expire
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
See see she wakes Sabina wakes
Last Line:
How many will her coldness kill
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
After a painful life in study spent
Last Line:
Is what we have admired to imitate
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
If what we feel of joy could be expressed
Last Line:
That lives by his but we survive by yours
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
Poor Selinda goes to prayers
Last Line:
Or I of her a sinner
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
First Line:
This peaceful tomb does now contain
Last Line:
Then robbed us of the coming good
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
First Line:
When Lesbia first I saw so heavenly fair
Last Line:
And what her eyes enthralled her tongue unbound
Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CCXI.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
CCX.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of select epigrams in which are many originals never before printed by the most eminent hands [T124651]
Page No(s):
p.28
Poem Title:
XCIX.
Attribution:
W. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.23
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
p.362
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same hand [i.e. Congreve]
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. I. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
Song 167.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
p.155
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [i.e. Congreve]
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [T214159]
Page No(s):
p.157
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Congreve]
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol I] [T85787] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
Song 167.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve