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I've often wished that I had clear

DMI number:
37167
Poem Aliases
Horace. Satires. Book 2 Satire 6.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Pope/Swift. Imitation of the sixth satire of the second book of Horace.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
I've often wished that I had clear
Last Line:
A crust of bread and liberty
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Fable, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Narrative verse
Themes:
Animals, City, Money / wealth, Poverty, Rural life, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Imitation of the sixth satire of the second book of Horace. Twickenham edition IV.
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Imitation of the sixth satire of the second book of Horace. Twickenham edition IV. Swift Poems Project, 198P
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.76-82
Poem Title:
The Misery of a Town-Life, and the Happiness of a Country-one; exemplified in the Story of the Town-Mouse and Country-Mouse.
Attribution:
Swift and Pope.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Alexander Pope
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.64-69
Poem Title:
The Misery of a Town-Life, and the Happiness of a Country-one; exemplified in the Story of the Town-Mouse and Country-Mouse. Imitated from Horace. [Swift and Pope.]
Attribution:
Swift and Pope.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Alexander Pope
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.64-69
Poem Title:
The Misery of a Town-Life, and the Happiness of a Country-One; exemplified in the Story of the Town-Mouse and Country-Mouse. Imitated from Horace. [Swift and Pope.]
Attribution:
Swift and Pope.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Alexander Pope
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.64-69
Poem Title:
The Misery of a Town-Life, and the Happiness of a Country-One; exemplified in the Story of the Town-Mouse and Country-Mouse. Imitated from Horace. [Swift and Pope.]
Attribution:
Swift and Pope.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Alexander Pope