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The unhappy man slave to his wild desire

DMI number:
5949
Poem Aliases
Blackmore. Prince Arthur.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The unhappy man slave to his wild desire
Last Line:
The ill reveals but hides the benefit
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work and Couplet
Themes:
The happy man / contentment
Related People
Author:
Sir Richard Blackmore
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Book IV of Blackmore's Prince Arthur (1695): 117.
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First Line:
Tis equal if our fortunes should augment
Last Line:
The ill reveals but hides the benefit
Relationship:
Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.98
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Attributed To:
Not attributed