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How should the ignorant be judge of wit

DMI number:
9381
Poem Aliases
Roscommon. Horace's Art of poetry.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Horace. Art of Poetry.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
How should the ignorant be judge of wit
Last Line:
Or men of sense applaud the jest of fools
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Dunces
Related People
Author:
Wentworth Dillon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Horace's Art of poetry. Chalmers (1810) VIII: 272-276.
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The agreeable variety. In two parts [T61602]
Page No(s):
p.120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From the Lord Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The agreeable variety. In two parts. [T61568]
Page No(s):
p.120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From the Lord Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The agreeable variety: being a miscellaneous collection in prose and verse from the works of the most celebrated authors [T61569]
Page No(s):
p.120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From the Lord Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon