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To rack and torture thy unmeaning brain

DMI number:
5670
First Line:
To rack and torture thy unmeaning brain
Last Line:
For any thing entire but for an ass
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Dunces, Manners, Poetry / literature / writing[satire], and Wit
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Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Love: Accepted Vieth (1968): 133.
Author:
Sir Carr Scrope
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
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First Line:
To rack and torture thy unmeaning brain
Last Line:
For any thing entire but an ass
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Content/Publication
Title:
The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable the late Earls of Rochester and Roscommon [Vol I] [T95468]
Page No(s):
pp.12-14
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Defence of Satyr Written by Sir. C. Scroop.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Poetical Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset; the dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire [Vol I] [T94654]
Page No(s):
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer To The Foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Poetical Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon and Dorset; the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c [Vol I] [T130333]
Page No(s):
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer To The Foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset [vol. I] [BL]
Page No(s):
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset, the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire [Vol I] [T94653]
Page No(s):
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer To the Foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset: The Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c. [Vol I] [T146730]
Page No(s):
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the following Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset: The Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c. [Vol I] [T95240]
Page No(s):
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset [Vol I] [ECCO] [N25977]
Page No(s):
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Defence of Satire, Written by Sir C. Scroop.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset [Vol I] [T94657]
Page No(s):
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the Defence of Satire, written by Sir C. Scroop.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset, the Duke of Devonshire [Vol I] [T95241]
Page No(s):
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the Defence of Satire, written by Sir Car Scroope.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset, the Duke of Devonshire, &c. [Vol I] [T152378 ]
Page No(s):
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the Defence of Satire, written by Sir Car Scroope.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset, the Duke of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c [Vol I] [T95242]
Page No(s):
pp.102-103
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset: the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c. [Vol I] [T119718]
Page No(s):
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the following Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset; the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c. [Vol I] [ECCO] [N35511]
Page No(s):
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Right Honourable John Earl of Rochester [T94656]
Page No(s):
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's answer To the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
The Earl of Rochester's answer
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The works of the Right Honourable the Earls of Rochester, and Roscommon... The Third Edition (1709) [N36008]
Page No(s):
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Defence of Satyr, written by Sir C. Scroop.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of the Right Honourable the late Earls of Rochester and Roscommon [Vol I] [T95392]
Page No(s):
pp.96-98
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Defence of Satyr, written by Sir C. Scroop.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Title:
The Works of the Right Honourable the Late Earls of Rochester and Roscommon [Vol I]. [T94652]
Page No(s):
pp.12-14
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Defence of Satyr Written by Sir C. Scroop.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot