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Heroic claims a loftier strain

DMI number:
7506
First Line:
Heroic claims a loftier strain
Last Line:
And strows with lavish hand his opening flowers
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dryden's The Art of Poetry. Calif. II (1972): 142. [‘But the Heroic’]
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Delights for the ingenious [P6193] [Feb 1711]
Page No(s):
p.49
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
by the ingenious Author of the Art of Poetry
Attributed To:
Not attributed