'Duett'

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Description

From Act 1, Scene 1 of The Strange Gentleman (Lord Chamberlain’s Copy, 1836).

Creator

Dickens, Charles

Source

Lord Chamberlain’s Copy, British Library.
'Duett.' The Strange Gentleman. The Letters of Charles Dickens. The Pilgrim Edition. Edited by Madeline House and Graham Storey. Volume 1 (1820-1839), p. 696. Oxford University Press, 1965.

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Bibliographic Citation

Dickens, Charles. 'Duett.' The Strange Gentleman (1836). Dickens Search. Eds. Emily Bell and Lydia Craig. Accessed [date]. https://dickenssearch.com/verse/1836_The_Strange_Gentleman_Duett.

Transcription

Around the feet of smiling love
In Wanton Gambols Myriads play –
Like Summer Zephyr’s in the Sun
And scatter roses in his way. –
A wreath entwine
Of bays divine
To Crown the boy.
With songs of praise
Our voice we’ll raise
To sing love’s joy.

Collection

Citation

Dickens, Charles, “'Duett',” Dickens Search, accessed June 25, 2022, https://dickenssearch.com/verse/1836_The_Strange_Gentleman_Duett.

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