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Cook lawrel would needs have the devil his guest

DMI number:
3973
Poem Aliases
Jonson. Gypsies Metamorphosed.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Cook lawrel would needs have the devil his guest
Last Line:
And send him good meat and mirth without end
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad, Lampoon, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Corruption, Food and drink, Social order, Supernatural, and Tobacco
Related People
Author:
Benjamin Jonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The Gypsies Metamorphosed. Bevington (2012) V.
Content/Publication
Title:
Merry drollery compleat [ESTC R221825]
Page No(s):
pp. 214-7
Poem Title:
The feasting of the Divel by Ben Johnson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Ben Jonson
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [N70161]
Page No(s):
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
A Song, on the Devil's Arse of the Peak.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [T117014] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.140-142
Poem Title:
A Song, on the Devil's Arse of the Peak.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson