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As distant thunder in a rolling cloud

DMI number:
43182
First Line:
As distant thunder in a rolling cloud
Last Line:
Ireland will never again know cause of public grief or fear
Poem Genre / Form:
Elegy, Ode, and Panegyric
Themes:
Civil war / interregnum, Death, Fate / fortune / providence, Grief / sadness / melancholy, The monarchy (heads of state)[Charles II; James II.], Virtue / vice, and Visions
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of 86 loyal poems, all of them written upon the two late plots [ESTC R19822]
Page No(s):
pp.351-362.
Poem Title:
Ireland's Tears. A Pindarique Poem upon the Death of our late Soveraign Charles the Second; and the Peaceful and Happy Succession and Inauguration of our present Great Monarch King James the II.
Attribution:
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