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From Romulus the rise of plays began

DMI number:
4146
Poem Aliases
Ovid. Art of Love. Book 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
From Romulus the rise of plays began
Last Line:
That faith to thee that solemn vow I pass
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Narrative verse
Themes:
Ancient history, Crime[Rape], Sex / relations between the sexes, and Theatre
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'The first book of Ovid's Art of Love'. Calif. IV (1974): 483-84.
Translated from:
Ovid
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
The Rape of the Sabines, From Ovid.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden