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Lie light upon him earth though he

DMI number:
34083
First Line:
Lie light upon him earth though he
Last Line:
Laid many a heavy load on thee
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Distich, and Epistle
Themes:
Death
Related People
Author:
Abel Evans
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Discussed in Evans' ODNB entry.
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Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol 2] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.10
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On Sir John Vanbrugh, the Architect.
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Title:
A select collection of epitaphs carefully collected from the tombstones of the most eminent personages in England Scotland and Ireland [T131017] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.6
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On Sir John Vanbrugh, the Architect.
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Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 2] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.13
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On Sir John Vanbrugh, the Architect.
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