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BOOK XII. Ep. 23.

1 Your teeth from Hemmet, and your hair from Bolney,
2 Was not an eye too to be had for money?


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    Title (in Source Edition): BOOK XII. Ep. 23.
    Author: John Hoadly
    Themes: beauty; money; wealth
    Genres: epigram; imitation; translation; paraphrase; distich
    References: DMI 27756

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    A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes. By Several Hands. Vol. V. London: printed by J. Hughs, for R. and J. Dodsley, 1763 [1st ed. 1758], p. 287. 6v.: music; 8⁰. (ESTC T131163; OTA K104099.005)

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