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From slavish fear the dreadful gods arose

DMI number:
9678
First Line:
From slavish fear the dreadful gods arose
Last Line:
Contend to multiply the brood of spurious deities
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Mythology and Religion
Related People
Author:
John Ayloffe
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Translated from:
Petronius Arbiter
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17788]
Page No(s):
pp.262-263
Poem Title:
On the Plurality of Gods, beginning, Primus in Orbe Deos fecit timor, &c.
Attribution:
By Capt. Ayloffe
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17789]
Page No(s):
pp.262-263
Poem Title:
On the Plurality of Gods, beginning, Primus in Orbe Deos fecit timor, &c.
Attribution:
By Capt. Ayloffe
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
Title:
The works of T. Petronius Arbiter in prose and verse [T121188]
Page No(s):
pp.262-236
Poem Title:
On the Plurality of Gods; beginning, Primus in Orbe Deos fecit timor, &c.
Attribution:
By Capt. Ayloffe
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe