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Because forsooth you're young and fair

DMI number:
42606
First Line:
Because forsooth you're young and fair
Last Line:
And kiss and hug most decently
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Age and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Thomas Wood
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 44.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Because forsooth you're young and fair
Last Line:
Thine be red the white all mine
Relationship:
Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
XXXI. To his Young Mistriss.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed