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While swiftly down the skies the day descends

DMI number:
4237
First Line:
While swiftly down the skies the day descends
Last Line:
Adorn my songs and tune my voice to love
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Dialogue, and Pastoral
Themes:
Friendship, Love, and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of 'Love and Friendship; A Pastoral'. Rowe (1795): 20-22.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
pp.378[379]-382
Poem Title:
A Pastoral, Inscrib'd to The Honourable, Mrs. ---.
Attribution:
By the same hand [i.e. Singer]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.171-173
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A Pastoral inscrib'd to the Honourable Mrs. --
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By the same Hand [i.e. Singer Rowe]
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Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [T214159]
Page No(s):
pp.174-176
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A Pastoral, inscrib'd to the Honourable, Mrs. --
Attribution:
'By the same hand' [i.e. Singer Rowe]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]