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Orpheus with his lute


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Sung by a Gentlewoman in All Is True (Henry VIII) 3.1.3, to her own lute accompaniment; the earliest setting to survive is by Matthew Locke, published 1667. Nineteenth- and 20th-century ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.


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