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I joy to mingle where the battle bleeds

DMI number:
12922
Poem Aliases
Pope. Iliad. Book 17.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Homer. Iliad. Book 17.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
I joy to mingle where the battle bleeds
Last Line:
Strikes the fresh garland from the victor's brow
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Fate / fortune / providence and Mythology
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from the Iliad, Book XVII. Twickenham edition VIII.
Translated from:
Homer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of select pieces from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, Dryden and Pope, for schools [T128606] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.286
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T128313]
Page No(s):
pp.303-304
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope