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A man may lead a happy life

DMI number:
22257
First Line:
A man may lead a happy life
Last Line:
For jobs through all the town they roam
Poem Genre / Form:
Comic verse and Couplet
Themes:
Marriage, Religion, Sex / relations between the sexes, Sex and bawdy humour, and Social order
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 217-221.
Content/Publication
Title:
The muse in good humour [part 2] [T198536]
Page No(s):
pp.109-114
Poem Title:
Work for a Cooper. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The muse in good humour [T100480] [vol II]
Page No(s):
pp.36-41
Poem Title:
Work For A Cooper. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The muse in good humour [T130695]
Page No(s):
pp.259-264
Poem Title:
Work for a Cooper. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The muse in good humour [T41632 vol. 1]
Page No(s):
pp.282-283
Poem Title:
Work for a Cooper. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The muse in good humour or a collection of comic tales. By the most eminent poets [vol I] [T41630] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.282-287
Poem Title:
Work for a Cooper. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay