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O happy plains remote from wars alarms

DMI number:
37164
Poem Aliases
Gay. Rural Sports.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
O happy plains remote from wars alarms
Last Line:
Farewell amusing thoughts and peaceful hours
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Georgic
Themes:
Joyfulness / happiness, Love, Nature, and Rural life
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Rural Sports (Canto 2). Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 41-58.
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.55-57
Poem Title:
The Happiness of a Country-Life.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
The Happiness of a Country-Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
The Happiness of a Country-Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
The Happiness of a Country-Life. [Gay.]
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay