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Farewell a long farewell to all my greatness

DMI number:
11672
Poem Aliases
Shakespeare. Henry VIII.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Farewell a long farewell to all my greatness
Last Line:
Of a rude stream that must for ever hide me
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Fate / fortune / providence and Hopelessness / vanity of life
Related People
Author:
William Shakespeare
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Henry VIII Act 3 Scene 2.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Miscellanies in verse and prose, written by the right honourable Joseph Addison [T142873: Reissue of N20505, T142806 and T143098]
Page No(s):
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shakespeare has an admirable passage on this head...
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (A-L) [T136727]
Page No(s):
p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare