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Mean time at distance from the scene of blood

DMI number:
28429
Poem Aliases
Pope. Iliad. Book 17.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Homer. Iliad. Book 17.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Mean time at distance from the scene of blood
Last Line:
Now plies the javelin now directs the reins
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Animals[Horse] and Grief / sadness / melancholy
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from the Iliad, Book XVII. Twickenham edition VIII.
Translated from:
Homer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.272-274
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
II. XVIII. Pope's Trans. [p.272]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope