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Tis not that rural sports alone invite

DMI number:
37163
Poem Aliases
Gay. Rural Sports.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Tis not that rural sports alone invite
Last Line:
And my creator's name inspire my lays
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Georgic
Themes:
God, Nature, Night, Religion, and Rural life
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Rural Sports (Canto 1). Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 41-58.
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
The Employments of a Country-Life.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
The Employments of a Country Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
The Employments of a Country Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
The Employments of a Country Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay