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The greatest attribute of heaven is mercy

DMI number:
16508
Poem Aliases
Beaumont and Fletcher. Lovers' Progress.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Fletcher/Massinger. Lovers' Progress.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The greatest attribute of heaven is mercy
Last Line:
Where it may kill with right to save with pity
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
God, Punishment, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
John Fletcher
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Lovers' Progress Act 3 Scene 3. Bowers (1966-1996) X.
Author:
Philip Massinger
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Lovers Progress Act 3 Scene 3. Bowers (1966-1996) X.
Content/Publication
Title:
The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. [vol II] [T131617] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.240
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Beaumont and Fletcher's Lovers Progress
Attributed To:
John Fletcher
Francis Beaumont