Blacklight

Roused from infernal caverns void of light

DMI number:
43031
First Line:
Roused from infernal caverns void of light
Last Line:
You'll know them when I meet you there | Farewell
Poem Genre / Form:
Admonition, Couplet, and Dramatic monologue
Themes:
Civil war / interregnum, Hell, People[Oliver Cromwell.], Politics, Religion, Supernatural, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Robert Wild
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
In the ODNB, Richard L. Greaves states that Wild 'vented his dislike of the former lord protector in Oliver Cromwells Ghost (1678?)'.
Content/Publication
Title:
Rome rhym'd to death. Being a collection of choice poems: in two parts [ESTC R16454]
Page No(s):
pp.122-125
Poem Title:
Oliver Cromwels Ghost.
Attribution:
By Doctor Wild.
Attributed To:
Robert Wild