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Ask not the cause why sullen spring

DMI number:
657
Poem Aliases
Song to a Fair Young Lady, going out of Town in the Spring
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Ask not the cause why sullen spring
Last Line:
I only am by love designed
Poem Genre / Form:
Song
Themes:
Hopelessness / vanity of life and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. IV (1974): 421-2.
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The Musical Miscellany [v.3] [not Suarez?] [T118842] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.198-200
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Charming Cloris
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed