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How many ages since has Virgil writ

DMI number:
10780
Poem Aliases
Roscommon. Essay on translated verse.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
How many ages since has Virgil writ
Last Line:
Than poets should before their Mantuan god
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing[Virgil]
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Author:
Wentworth Dillon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from An essay on translated verse. Chalmers (1810) VIII: 261-264.