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The plot being thus subtly contrived as you hear

DMI number:
43152
First Line:
The plot being thus subtly contrived as you hear
Last Line:
So prosper all traitors and God save the king | The truth of my story if any one doubt | We have witnesses ready to swear it all out
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad, Nine-line stanzas, Song with refrain, and Topical satire
Themes:
Betrayal / deception, Crime, Ireland, Politics, and Religion
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of 86 loyal poems, all of them written upon the two late plots [ESTC R19822]
Page No(s):
pp.228-232
Poem Title:
The Second Part.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed