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What's the worth of any thing

DMI number:
10447
Poem Aliases
Butler. Hudibras.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
What's the worth of any thing
Last Line:
But as much money as 'twill bring
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Money / wealth and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Samuel Butler
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Hudibras. Wilders (1967): 113 (II, i), ['For what is worth']
Content/Publication
Title:
The laws of poetry, as laid down by the Duke of Buckinghamshire in his Essay on poetry, by the Earl of Roscommon... and by the Lord Lansdowne. (1721; T86917)
Page No(s):
p.227
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
'for they seem of Hudibras's opinion,'
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
Title:
The laws of poetry, as laid down by the Duke of Buckinghamshire in his Essay on poetry, by the Earl of Roscommon... and by the Lord Lansdowne. (N10409) [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.227
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
'for they seem of Hudibras's opinion,'
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler