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The free born English generous and wise

DMI number:
3648
First Line:
The free born English generous and wise
Last Line:
To have enslaved but made this isle their friend
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Ancient history[Tacitus], History[Roman / Norman conquests], Liberty, Politics[moderate English constitution; tyranny.], Social order, and The law
Related People
Author:
Robert Wolseley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Gillespie and Hopkins (2008) I: cxviii.
Translated from:
Tacitus
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'In Allusion to' Tacitus.
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Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems on state affairs, several never before printed [T114980]
Page No(s):
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
A Character of the English.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
A character Of The English.
Attribution:
By Robert Wolsey, Esq.
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol I] [T108847]
Page No(s):
p.131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [N12193 part 1]
Page No(s):
p.131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144919]
Page No(s):
p.131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144920 part 1]
Page No(s):
p.131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26563]
Page No(s):
p. 131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26892]
Page No(s):
pp. 140-1
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The first part of miscellany poems [N6906]
Page No(s):
p.268
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolseley
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
Title:
The first part of miscellany poems [T117014] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.259
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolseley.
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
Title:
The muses farewel to popery & slavery [ESTC R23130]
Page No(s):
pp. 37-8
Poem Title:
A Character of Old England, in Allu-sion to a Piece of Tacitus de Vita | Agricolae.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
Title:
The muses farewel to popery and slavery [ESTC R19207]
Page No(s):
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
A Character of Old England, In Allusion to a Piece of Tacitus de Vita Agricolae.
Attribution:
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Not attributed