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Wherever too much sanctity you see

DMI number:
9567
Poem Aliases
Rochester's Farewell.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Wherever too much sanctity you see
Last Line:
Be more suspicious of hid villany
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Not considered by Swift Poems Project. The attribution is erroneous; these lines are from the restoration satire 'Rochester's Farewell' (see poem links).
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Title:
The agreeable variety. In two parts [T61602]
Page No(s):
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