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Me from the womb the midwife muse did take

DMI number:
28380
First Line:
Me from the womb the midwife muse did take
Last Line:
And all thy forefathers were from Homer down to Ben
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work and Ode
Themes:
Fate / fortune / providence and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Abraham Cowley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Waller (1905): 193: Extract from Cowley's 'Destinie'.
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.241-242
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowley. [p.241]
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley