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Now Bacchus calls me to his jolly rites

DMI number:
4151
Poem Aliases
Ovid. Art of Love. Book 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Now Bacchus calls me to his jolly rites
Last Line:
The bridegroom's liquor lays the bride asleep
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Narrative verse
Themes:
Food and drink[Wine], Mythology, and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'The first book of Ovid's Art of Love'; Calif. II (1972): 497-98.
Translated from:
Ovid
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
pp.34-36
Poem Title:
The Meeting of Bacchus with Ariadne. Out of Ovid.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden