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The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean

DMI number:
7109
First Line:
The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean
Last Line:
Judge you as you please but I scorn to flatter
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Marriage
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Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Vieth (1968): 233: Noted but omitted.
Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of 'A Satire on Marriage'. Brown (1715) I: 64-65. Vieth (1968): 233: 'By Tom Brown'.
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The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of miscellany poems, letters &c. [ESTC R15161]
Page No(s):
pp. 32-4
Poem Title:
Avis sur a Mariage.
Attribution:
Collected under Brown's name.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
A collection of miscellany poems, letters &c. By Mr. Brown, &c. [R31629]
Page No(s):
pp.32-34
Poem Title:
Avis sur a Mariage
Attribution:
Collected under Brown's name.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
A new years gift for batchelors: or, a looking glass for cuckolds [T225979]
Page No(s):
n. p.
Poem Title:
A Satir on Marriage.
Attribution:
By Mr. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry and several occasions by the wits of the last and present age [Vol II] [T64796 ]
Page No(s):
pp.311-312
Poem Title:
P.S. The Verses sent in the same Letter.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry and several other occasions by the wits of the last and present age [vol II] [T64784]
Page No(s):
pp.299-300
Poem Title:
P. S. The Verses sent in the same Letter.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
Miscellany poems upon several occasions: consisting of original poems [ESTC R21564]
Page No(s):
pp. 40-3
Poem Title:
Advice about Marriage: An Imitation of a French Satyr; by Mr. Tho. Brown.
Attribution:
by Mr. Tho.Brown.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown