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Why we love and why we hate

DMI number:
6977
First Line:
Why we love and why we hate
Last Line:
Seek the riddle in the skies
Poem Genre / Form:
Lyric and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Love and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Ambrose Philips
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Segar (1937): 106. Chalmers (1810) XIII: 120.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies: the sixth part [T142876]
Page No(s):
pp.281-282
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By the same Hand [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. I. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
p.48
Poem Title:
Song 72.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
p.73
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [preceding poem unattributed]
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Title:
The sixth part of miscellany poems [T175048]
Page No(s):
pp.126-127
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Attribution:
By the same Hand [preceding poem unattributed]
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Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol I] [T85787] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.48
Poem Title:
Song 72.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips