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Leave off thy paint perfumes and youthful dress

DMI number:
6321
Poem Aliases
Martial. Book 3 Epigram 42.
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Leave off thy paint perfumes and youthful dress
Last Line:
Plain downright ugliness would less offend
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram and Quatrain aabb
Themes:
Beauty and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Sir Charles Sedley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Pinto (1928) I: 54.
Translated from:
Martial
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CLXXIII.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
XLVIII.
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.21
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. II. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
p.146
Poem Title:
XCIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.49
Poem Title:
LXIV. To a painted Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.45
Poem Title:
To a painted Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.45
Poem Title:
To a painted Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The poetical works of the honourable Sir Charles Sedley Bar...with a new miscelany of poems by several of the most eminent hands [T132211]
Page No(s):
p.79
Poem Title:
To Cloe
Attribution:
Collected under Sedley's name.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Sedley
Title:
The poetical works of the honourable Sir Charles Sedley Baronet...with a new miscellany of poems by several of the most eminent hands [T72752]
Page No(s):
p.79
Poem Title:
To Cloe.
Attribution:
Collected under Sedley's name.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Sedley