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Whoever thou art to me and sense unknown

DMI number:
3586
First Line:
Whoever thou art to me and sense unknown
Last Line:
Defeats their cure and mocks their great designs
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Topical satire
Themes:
Dunces and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Sir Richard Blackmore
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
The vol. was a response in favour of B, though most would only go as far as 'his supporters Discommendatory Verses' (ODNB), rather than attribute them to B himself.
Content/Publication
Title:
Discommendatory verses on those which are truly commendatory on the author of the two Arthurs [R29732]
Page No(s):
p.7
Poem Title:
To a Rhimer, who if he takes pains, Writes as if he did not
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed