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

DMI number:
4922
First Line:
As I went by St James's I heard a bird sing
Last Line:
There was no other way of mending the creed
Poem Genre / Form:
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 for mending the breed
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Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. III] [T144915]
Page No(s):
pp.267-268
Poem Title:
An excellent new song, call'd, the prince of darkness: shewing how three kingdoms may be set on fire by a warming-pan
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [Vol. III] [T144918]
Page No(s):
p.239
Poem Title:
An excellent new Song, call'd, The Prince of Darkness: Shewing how three Kingdoms may be set on fire by a Warming-Pan.
Attribution:
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