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Ye damnable dunces ye scribblers what mean ye

DMI number:
1131
First Line:
Ye damnable dunces ye scribblers what mean ye
Last Line:
While Patt's is a reading now sleeps in its cover
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Topical satire
Themes:
Money / wealth, Patronage, and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Rupert Barber
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Swift Poems Project, S175 (Exchanges (parts of) with Swift: poems to which he responded or vice versa)
Author:
Thomas Sheridan
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
See also Harold Williams. ed, Swift's Poems, II, pp. 486-487.
Content/Publication
Title:
Select Poems from Ireland [Part I] [N21895] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.25-30
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Christmas-Box, In Defence of Doctor D--n--y.
Attribution:
By Rupert Barber
Attributed To:
Rupert Barber