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While satire pleased and nothing else was writ

DMI number:
3912
First Line:
While satire pleased and nothing else was writ
Last Line:
Not only what you wrote but what you were
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Panegyric
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems by the Earl of Roscomon. To which is added, An essay on poetry, by the Earl of Mulgrave, now Duke of Buckingham. Together with Poems by Mr. Richard Duke. [T132427]
Page No(s):
[3pp.]
Poem Title:
To the Earl of Roscomon, on his Excellent Essay on Translated Verse.
Attribution:
J. Amherst.
Attributed To:
J. Amherst
Title:
Sylvae: or the second part of poetical miscellanies [T116469]
Page No(s):
A6r-A7r
Poem Title:
To the Earl of Roscomon, on his Excellent Essay on Translated Verse.
Attribution:
J. Amherst.
Attributed To:
J. Amherst