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The Councillors' Lament single work   poetry   "Pity the sorrows of some poor old men"
Issue Details: First known date: 1841... 1841 The Councillors' Lament
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'On the death of the old Council and the fact that the new one will be more democratic.' (Webby)


  • Poem is prefaced by a letter to the editor, written by Somnambulus and dated 12 October 1841.

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