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Sure heaven's unerring voice decreed of old

DMI number:
13744
First Line:
Sure heaven's unerring voice decreed of old
Last Line:
Yet in Astrea's hands the fatal scale does lie
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Patriotism / glory of the British nation, The monarchy (heads of state), War, and Women / the female character
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Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Brown (1715) I: 143.
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First Line:
Sure heaven's unerring voice decreed of old
Last Line:
Yet in Astrea's hand the fatal scale does lie
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CDLXIV.
Poem Title:
On the fortunate and auspicious Reigns of Q. Elizabeth and Q. Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
CDLX.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.18
Poem Title:
XLIV. On the fortunate and auspicious Reigns of Q. Elizabeth and Q. Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
On the fortunate and auspicious Reigns of Q. Elizabeth and Q. Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
On the fortunate and auspicious Reigns of Q. Elizabeth and Q. Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed