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Dead night the world in dusky clouds had dressed

DMI number:
42891
First Line:
Dead night the world in dusky clouds had dressed
Last Line:
Our selves more wretched still then angry heaven designed
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Elegy, and Panegyric
Themes:
Characters['Genius' of Britain (Britannia).], Death, Grief / sadness / melancholy, Nature, and The monarchy (heads of state)[Mary II; William III.]
Content/Publication
Title:
Lacrymae Cantabrigienses in obitum serenissimae reginae Mariae [ESTC R4779]
Page No(s):
sigs 2B2r-2B3v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Char. Whitworth Trin. Coll.
Attributed To:
Charles Whitworth