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The hunger starved the naked and the lame

DMI number:
6860
First Line:
The hunger starved the naked and the lame
Last Line:
Bounteous but almost bounteous to a vice
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Virtue / vice and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dryden's Eleonora: A panegyrical poem dedicated to the memory of the late Countess of Abingdon; Calif. III (1969): 236-8.
Content/Publication
Title:
Athenianism: or the new projects of Mr. John Dunton [T145151]
Page No(s):
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed