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Nature sent us all abroad

DMI number:
42593
First Line:
Nature sent us all abroad
Last Line:
And thus we'll find the way to live
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Carpe diem, Hope, and Philosophical enquiry
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Author:
Thomas Wood
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 44.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
XXII. Life.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed