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Betwixt two suitors sat a lady fair

DMI number:
42015
Poem Aliases
Basse. Eclogue 7.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Betwixt two suitors sat a lady fair
Last Line:
She gave or him she took the garland from
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Question
Themes:
Love, Objects[Garland (for the head).], and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
William Basse
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract, with variants, from 'Eclogue 7'. Basse, Poetical Works, ed. by R. Warwick Bond (London, 1893): 233-34.
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First Line:
In my conceit she him would soonest have
Last Line:
She doth most honour she most love doth bear
Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A help to discourse [ESTC R218198]
Page No(s):
p.227
Poem Title:
The Proposition and Resolution of the Garland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed