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O sacred poesy thou spirit of Roman arts

DMI number:
17200
Poem Aliases
Jonson. Poetaster.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
O sacred poesy thou spirit of Roman arts
Last Line:
To be thought ignorant than be known poor
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Dramatic monologue, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Verse-drama
Themes:
Dunces and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Benjamin Jonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Poetaster, or his Arraignment Act 1 Scene 2. Bevington (2012) II.
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