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As pirates all false colours wear

DMI number:
5546
Poem Aliases
Butler. Hudibras.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
As pirates all false colours wear
Last Line:
Leaves art to polish and refine
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Samuel Butler
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Hudibras. Wilders (1967): 308 (III, Hudibras to his lady).
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Last Line:
Leaves art to polish and refine
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
p.169
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (M-Z) [T136727]
Page No(s):
pp.266-267
Poem Title:
Women's Painting.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler