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In vain the muse attempts to tune the lyre

DMI number:
17860
First Line:
In vain the muse attempts to tune the lyre
Last Line:
In Britain's groves nor sought a foreign shade
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Elegy
Themes:
Death, Grief / sadness / melancholy, and Poetry / literature / writing
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on several subjects, by a land-waiter in the Port of Poole. [T42655]
Page No(s):
pp.187-190
Poem Title:
On The Death of Dr. Sewell.
Attribution:
By Mr. Birch
Attributed To:
Mr. Birch