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When men of God will do the devil's work

DMI number:
5920
First Line:
When men of God will do the devil's work
Last Line:
And bathe with tears of joy each bishop's hearse
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Jacobitism, Politics, Religion, Supernatural, and Visions
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [Vol. IV] [N12191]
Page No(s):
pp.318-321
Poem Title:
Marvell's Ghost: Being a true Copy of a Letter sent to the A. Bp. of Cant. upon his sudden sickness, at the Prince of Orange's first Arrival into London, 1688/9.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. IV] [T144916]
Page No(s):
pp.318-321
Poem Title:
Marvell's Ghost: Being a true Copy of a Letter sent to the A. Bp. of Cant. upon his sudden sickness, at the Prince of Orange's first Arrival into London, 1688/9.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed