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Sir | You have obliged the British nation more

DMI number:
4785
First Line:
Sir | You have obliged the British nation more
Last Line:
He must bring sense that understands it here
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Lampoon
Themes:
Dunces and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Samuel Butler
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Lamar (1928): 115-16.
Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VIII: 70-71. Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins also accept the attribution to Waller. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), III: viii.
Content/Publication
Title:
Examen Poeticum being the third part of miscellany poems [N6500]
Page No(s):
pp.82-84
Poem Title:
To a Person of Honour: Upon his Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R122]
Page No(s):
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
To A Person of Honour: Upon His Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R228541]
Page No(s):
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
To A Person of Honour: Upon His Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The third part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
To a Person of Honour, (Mr. Edward Howard) upon his Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem, intitled the British Princes.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The third part of miscellany poems [N49205]
Page No(s):
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
To a Person of Honour, (Mr. Edward Howard) upon his Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem, intitled the British Princes.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller