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Poverty thou bane of chastity

DMI number:
17234
Poem Aliases
Dekker and Webster. Westward Ho. Act 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Poverty thou bane of chastity
Last Line:
To find a woman chaste that's poor and fair
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Verse-drama
Themes:
Social order[Poverty], Virtue / vice, and Women / the female character[Chastity]
Related People
Author:
John Webster
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Bowers (1953-61): II, 341 (extract from 'Westward Ho', Act 2, Scene 2).
Author:
Thomas Dekker
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Bowers (1953-61): II, 341 (extract from 'Westward Ho', Act 2, Scene 2).
Content/Publication
Title:
[vol. 3] The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries [vol III] [ECCO] [T131617]
Page No(s):
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dekker and Webster's Westward Hoe
Attributed To:
Thomas Dekker
John Webster