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We grant although he had much wit

DMI number:
31546
Poem Aliases
Butler. Hudibras.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
We grant although he had much wit
Last Line:
As metaphysic wit can fly
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Satire
Themes:
Humour, jokes and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Samuel Butler
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Hudibras. Wilders (1967): 2-6 (I, i).
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry made easy, [...]: being the seventh volume of the Circle of the sciences [T120153]
Page No(s):
pp.159-162
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Samuel Butler (p.158)
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.141-144
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Samuel Butler
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler