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In vain to praise thee is my muse prepared

DMI number:
8965
First Line:
In vain to praise thee is my muse prepared
Last Line:
And plant her laurels where thy lilies grow
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epistle, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state)[King Louis XIV] and War[Crossing of the Rhine]
Related People
Translated from:
Nicolas Boileau Despréaux
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143903]
Page No(s):
pp.37-48
Poem Title:
Epistle IV. To the King.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143904]
Page No(s):
pp.37-48
Poem Title:
Epistle IV. To the King.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands. [Vol II] [ECCO] [N25822]
Page No(s):
pp.37-48
Poem Title:
Epistle IV. To the King.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed