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He spoke and speaking chased the clouds away

DMI number:
31669
Poem Aliases
Virgil. Aeneid.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
He spoke and speaking chased the clouds away
Last Line:
Throws up the reins and skims the watery way
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epic, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Ancient history, Mythology, and Weather
Related People
Author:
Christopher Pitt
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
From Pitt's Aeneid Book 1. On LION. [from The Aeneid of Virgil (1753)]
Translated from:
Virgil
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry made easy, [...]: being the seventh volume of the Circle of the sciences [T120153]
Page No(s):
p.210
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
the Poet
Attributed To:
Christopher Pitt
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pitt.
Attributed To:
Christopher Pitt