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And now the health of Doxius still impairs

DMI number:
5571
First Line:
And now the health of Doxius still impairs
Last Line:
With venom soon distend the sinews of his breast
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Illness, injury
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dryden's Palamon and Arcite; Calif. VII (2000): 171-3 [‘Mean while the Health of Arcite still impairs’]
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
pp.232-233
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Attributed To:
Not attributed