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But tis a common proof

DMI number:
37387
First Line:
But tis a common proof
Last Line:
By which he did ascend
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Drama, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Ambition and Virtue / vice
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Author:
William Shakespeare
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Absolute (100%)
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Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.266
Poem Title:
Ambition, covered with specious Humility.
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.252
Poem Title:
Ambition, covered with specious Humility. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.252
Poem Title:
Ambition, covered with specious Humility. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.252
Poem Title:
Ambition, covered with specious Humility. [Shakespeare.]
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare