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Melpomene whom Jove our father deigns

DMI number:
42055
Poem Aliases
Horace. Odes. Book 1 Ode 24.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Melpomene whom Jove our father deigns
Last Line:
Which to correct or change exceeds our might
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, Ode, and Proverbs / gnomic verse
Themes:
Death, Grief / sadness / melancholy, and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Sir Thomas Hawkins
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Ode XXIV. To Virgil'. Hawkins (1638): 17.
Translated from:
Horace
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
p.34
Poem Title:
Ode XXIV. ... To Virgil. Who immoderately bewailed the death of Quintilius.
Attribution:
By Sir T. H.
Attributed To:
Sir Thomas Hawkins