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This bull my boy sure is some Jove

DMI number:
42607
First Line:
This bull my boy sure is some Jove
Last Line:
But he nor he were it not for love
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Animals[bull.], Love, and Mythology[Zeus and Europa.]
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Author:
Francis Willis
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 43.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
This bull my boy is sure some Jove
Last Line:
But he and only he for love
Relationship:
Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
XXXII. Upon Europa.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed