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Westminster is a mill that grinds all causes

DMI number:
41933
First Line:
Westminster is a mill that grinds all causes
Last Line:
The toll is oft made greater than the grist
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram, Quatrain abab, and Satire
Themes:
City[Westminster.] and The law
Related People
Author:
Sir John Davies
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Alexander B. Grosart comments that this and other epigrams 'have the ring of Davies in them'. Grosart, ed., The Works in Verse and Prose [...] of Sir John Davies, 3 vols (1869-76), I: 311, 353.
Content/Publication
Title:
A help to discourse [ESTC R218198]
Page No(s):
p.97
Poem Title:
Epig. 9. In Aulam West.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed