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Document ReferencePw V 1066/35 (ff 31v-26v) rev
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Upon Desire', not ascribed but by Aphra Behn, 1640-1689; n.d.
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionThe text consists of 115 lines.

The title is written in bold script and is underlined. There is a correction and underlining in line 32 and corrections in line 65.
Title Of WorkUpon Desire
First Line of PoemWhat art thou, Oh thou new found Pain?
Last Line of PoemTo charming Paris yields her Heart & Bed.
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionFor the physical description see the entry for Pw V 1066.
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library:Pw V 159
University of Nottingham Library:
Another copy of Pw V 1066/35
Publication NoteA. Behn, Lycidus: or the Lover in Fashion. Being an account from Lycidus to Lysander of his voyage from the Island of Love, From the French, By the same author of the Voyage to the Isle of Love. Together with a miscellany of new poems. By several hands (J. Knight & F. Saunders; London, 1688) pp 145-151

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1111Behn; Aphra (1640-1689); poet1640-1689
NA1111Behn; Aphra (1640-1689); poet1640-1689
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