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Give me Homer's tuneful lyre

DMI number:
39261
First Line:
Give me Homer's tuneful lyre
Last Line:
Defiance to sobriety
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Entertainments / pastimes and Food and drink
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Author:
Francis Willis
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 44.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Give me Homer's tuneful lyre
Last Line:
Rapturous songs that breathe of wine
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
XLV. The Drunkard's delight.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Anacreon and Sappho [T85628] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.48
Poem Title:
XLV. The Drunkard's Delight.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed