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EPIGRAM IV.

Upon the Bust of English worthies, at Stow.

1 AMONG these chiefs of British race,
2 Who live in breathing stone,
3 Why has not COBHAM'S bust a place?
4 The structure was his own.

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    Title (in Source Edition): EPIGRAM IV. Upon the Bust of English worthies, at Stow.
    Themes: politics; places
    Genres: ballad metre; Chevy Chase stanza; epigram
    References: DMI 22441

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    A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes. By Several Hands. Vol. II. London: printed by J. Hughs, for R. and J. Dodsley, 1763 [1st ed. 1758], p. 235. 6v.: music; 8⁰. (ESTC T131163)

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