[Page 13]

An Answer to a Rebus.

1 ALL topers are greatly attach'd to the glass,
2 And men are in general fond of a lass;
3 If the reader's an ass, 'tis more than I know,
4 Perhaps I'm another we'll let it be so.


  • TEI/XML [chunk] (XML - 12K / ZIP - 2.1K) / ECPA schema (RNC - 357K / ZIP - 73K)
  • Plain text [excluding paratexts] (TXT - 203 / ZIP - 331 )

About this text

Title (in Source Edition): An Answer to a Rebus.
Author: Anonymous
Genres: answer/reply

Text view / Document view

Source edition

Young Lady, fl. 1790. Poems on Several Occasions. Dublin: W. Porter, 1790, p. 13. 14p. (ESTC T197405)

Editorial principles

Typography, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation have been cautiously modernized. The source of the text is given and all significant editorial interventions have been recorded in textual notes. This ECPA text has been edited to conform to the recommendations found in Level 5 of the Best Practices for TEI in Libraries version 4.0.0.