When I have sixpence under my thumb, Then I get credit in ilka town; But when I am poor, They bid me gae bye, O Poverty Parts good company.
Lithograph. 95 x 122mm. 3¾ x 4¾". Paper toning.
Robert Montgomery (1807-1855) was an English poet. This particular text comes from part of his second poem in 1827 "The Age Reviewed", a satire on contemporary mankind.
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