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You whose ambition labours to be great

DMI number:
30518
Poem Aliases
Gay. Dione.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
You whose ambition labours to be great
Last Line:
And close behind him horrid murder stalks
Poem Genre / Form:
Drama, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Pastoral
Themes:
Poverty and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dione Act 5 Scene 2. Fuller (1983) I.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems for reading and repetition selected from the most celebrated British poets [ESTC T119516] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
Poverty
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed