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I write not elegies nor tune my verse

DMI number:
6797
First Line:
I write not elegies nor tune my verse
Last Line:
Thus their own funeral ashes to survive
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Elegy
Themes:
Death and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Sir Thomas Hawkins
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VI: 7-8.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of the best english poetry by several hands [vol II] [T71]
Page No(s):
pp.6-8
Poem Title:
An Elegy dedicated to the Memory of his much Honoured Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Knight and Baronet.
Attribution:
Thomas Hawkins
Attributed To:
Sir Thomas Hawkins
Title:
Bosworth-field: a poem...with several verses in praise of the author, and elegies on his death by the greatest wits then living [T29559]
Page No(s):
pp.6-8
Poem Title:
An Elegy dedicated to the Memory of his much Honoured Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Knight and Baronet.
Attribution:
Thomas Hawkins
Attributed To:
Sir Thomas Hawkins
Title:
The rhapsody. Being a display of the wit and humour of past times [T62617]
Page No(s):
pp.8-10
Poem Title:
An Elegy dedicated to the Memory of his much honoured Friend, Sir John Beaumont, Knight and Baronet.
Attribution:
Thomas Hawkins.
Attributed To:
Sir Thomas Hawkins