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A goblin of the merry kind

DMI number:
12351
First Line:
A goblin of the merry kind
Last Line:
Both you and all your whole fraternity
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Narrative verse
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears II: 809. 'Wrongly attributed to Prior'.
Author:
William Congreve
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears II: 809. McKenzie II: 430-6.
Translated from:
Jean de La Fontaine
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
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Comments:
First Line:
A goblin of a merry kind
Last Line:
Both you and all your whole fraternity
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Tales and novels in verse. From the French of La Fontaine [T146694] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.136-146
Poem Title:
The Impossible Thing.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
Tales and novels in verse. From the French of La Fontaine [T147480]
Page No(s):
pp.104-112
Poem Title:
The Impossible Thing.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
The muse in good humour [T100480] [vol. I]
Page No(s):
pp.213-220
Poem Title:
The Impossible Thing. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve