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A pox on rhymes and physic S---ly cried

DMI number:
3579
First Line:
A pox on rhymes and physic S---ly cried
Last Line:
My papers may but thou canst never be spoiled
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Topical satire
Themes:
Dunces, Medicine, and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Sir Richard Blackmore
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
The vol. was a response in favour of B, though most would only go as far as 'his supporters Discommendatory Verses' (ODNB), rather than attribute them to B himself.
Content/Publication
Title:
Discommendatory verses on those which are truly commendatory on the author of the two Arthurs [R29732]
Page No(s):
p.3
Poem Title:
To the Poetical Knight, who would have no Body spoil Paper but Himself
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed