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So politicians thrive | That with their crabbed faces and sly tricks

DMI number:
17222
Poem Aliases
Ford. Lover's Melancholy. Act 4.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
So politicians thrive | That with their crabbed faces and sly tricks
Last Line:
Then the whole body follows
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Extract / snippet from longer work, Satire, and Verse-drama
Themes:
Animals[Fox], Manners, and Politics
Related People
Author:
John Ford
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Ford (1652): 1st pagination, 59 (extract from 'The Louers Melancholy', Act 4, Scene 1).
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