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As I went by St James's I heard a bird sing

DMI number:
42381
First Line:
As I went by St James's I heard a bird sing
Last Line:
There was no other way for mending the breed
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad, Couplet, Satire, and Topical satire
Themes:
Politics, Religion, and The monarchy (heads of state)[James II; Mary of Modena; James Francis Edward Stuart.]
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As I went by St James's I heard a bird sing
Last Line:
There was no other way of mending the creed
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A supplement to the collection of miscellany poems against popery & slavery [ESTC R28188]
Page No(s):
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
An Excellent New Ballad, call'd, The Prince of Darkness; shewing how three Nations may be set on Fire by a Warming-Pan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A supplement to the Muses farewel to popery & slavery [ESTC R21092]
Page No(s):
pp. 16-7
Poem Title:
An Excellent new Ballad, call'd the | Prince of Darkness; shewing how three | Nations may be set on Fire by a | Warming-Pan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed