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The talk up and down

DMI number:
42379
First Line:
The talk up and down
Last Line:
And faith I think not sooner
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad metre, Ballad, Sestet aabccb, and Topical satire
Themes:
Manners, Politics, Religion, The monarchy (heads of state)[James II.], and Time[months of the year.]
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Relationship:
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The talk about went
Last Line:
For sooner you cannot expect it
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Content/Publication
Title:
A supplement to the collection of miscellany poems against popery & slavery [ESTC R28188]
Page No(s):
pp.21-28
Poem Title:
The States-Man's Almanack: Being an Excellent New Ballad, in which the Qualities of each Month are consider'd; whereby it appears, that a Parliament cannot meet in any of the Old Months: With a Proposal for mending the Kalendar, humbly offered to the Packers of the next Parliament.
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Title:
The muses farewel to popery & slavery [ESTC R23130]
Page No(s):
pp. 91-6
Poem Title:
The States-Man's Almanack: Being | an Excellent New Ballad, in which | the Qualities of each Month are con- | sider'd; whereby it appears, that a | Parliament cannot meet in any of the | Old Months: With a Proposal for | mending the Kalender, humbly of- | fered to the Packers of the next Parliament.
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