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Jack buys an ancient cottage dismal foul

DMI number:
27963
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 11. Epigram 35
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Jack buys an ancient cottage dismal foul
Last Line:
Jack will not lodge so well as he will eat
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Architecture / buildings and Food and drink
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.85
Poem Title:
Ep. XXXV.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay