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Man wants but little nor that little long

DMI number:
34212
Poem Aliases
Young. Night Thoughts. Night 4.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Man wants but little nor that little long
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Graveyard school
Themes:
Hopelessness / vanity of life
Related People
Author:
Edward Young
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Night 4. Chalmers (1810) XIII: 432-438.
Related Poems
First Line:
Man wants but little nor that little long
Last Line:
Which frugal nature lent him for an hour
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Content/Publication
Title:
Solitary walks; to which are added the consolations of religion [N24695] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.47
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Solitary walks; to which are added the consolations of religion [T81041] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.47
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed