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The greatest monarch may be stabbed by night

DMI number:
29993
First Line:
The greatest monarch may be stabbed by night
Last Line:
And buy distinction at the dearest rate
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Scandal / fame / notoriety
Related People
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Swift Poems Project, 506-
Content/Publication
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.28
Poem Title:
LXXVII. To a Friend, who had been abus'd by a Libel.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e., Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.24
Poem Title:
To a Friend, who had been abus'd by a Libel.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e. Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.24
Poem Title:
To a Friend, who had been abus'd by a Libel.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e. Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift