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You bid me take my pen again tis true

DMI number:
3590
First Line:
You bid me take my pen again tis true
Last Line:
You need not scribble knight you're sure to live
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
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.9
Poem Title:
To an author, who never wrote but two Distichs and an half, and those could not pass Muster
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed