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To thee dear Dick this tale I send

DMI number:
12350
First Line:
To thee dear Dick this tale I send
Last Line:
To the recital of my fable
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epistle
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing
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.
Translated from:
Jean de La Fontaine
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Last Line:
Both you and all your whole fraternity
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Tales and novels in verse. From the French of La Fontaine [T146694] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
To Sir Richard Steele.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
Tales and novels in verse. From the French of La Fontaine [T147480]
Page No(s):
p.103
Poem Title:
La Chose Impossible. The Impossible Thing. A Tale....To Sir Richard Steele.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve