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What heart but yours could hold this double fire

DMI number:
1435
First Line:
What heart but yours could hold this double fire
Last Line:
The weak prevailed and the victorious died
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet
Themes:
Religion and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
John Sheffield
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of To a Lady Retiring into a Monastery ('What breast but yours can hold the double fire'). Chalmers (1810) X: 87.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies: the sixth part [T142876]
Page No(s):
pp.327-330
Poem Title:
To a Person who was Designing to retire into a Monastery.
Attribution:
Written by the E. of M-. now D. of B-
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Altar of Love [12 Theta 1321]
Page No(s):
pp.60-63
Poem Title:
To a Person, who was designing to retire into a Monastery
Attribution:
Collected under Sheffield's name.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
To a Person who was Designing to retire into a Monastery.
Attribution:
Written by the Earl of M------, now D. of B------.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [T175048]
Page No(s):
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
To a Person who was Designing to retire into a Monastery.
Attribution:
Written by the E. of M-. now D. of B-
Attributed To:
Not attributed