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The Works of Christopher Marlowe, ed. A.H. Bullen (London: John C. Nimmo, 1885). Vol. 3.
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IN DECIUM.6 XXV.
In this epigram, as Dyce showed, Davies is glancing at a sonnet o Drayton's “To the Celestiall Numbers” in Idea. Jonson told Drum-mond that “S J. Davies played in ane Epigrame on Draton's, who in a sonnet concluded his mistress might been the Ninth [sic] Worthy, and said he used a phrase like Dametas in Arcadia, who said, For wit his Mistresse might be a Gyant.”—Notes of Ben Jonson's Conversations with Drummond, p. 15. (ed. Shakesp. Soc.)