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The Atomic Poems of Margaret (Lucas) Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, from her Poems, and Fancies, 1653, an electronic edition. Edited with an introduction by Leigh Tillman Partington

by Margaret Cavendish [Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of, 1624?-1674]

date: 1653
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collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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Cavendish, Margaret (Lucas).

What Atomes cause Sicknesse.

1653


WHen sicke the Body is, and well by fits,
Atomes are fighting, but none the better gets.
If they agree, then Health returnes againe,
And so shall live as long as Peace remaine.