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Of an old fig-tree once the trunk was I

DMI number:
42176
Poem Aliases
Horace. Satires. Book 1 Satire 8.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Of an old fig-tree once the trunk was I
Last Line:
And made them run from one more weak than they
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, Satire, and Thing-poem
Themes:
Humour, jokes, Objects[Priapus carving.], and Supernatural
Related People
Author:
Alexander Brome
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Harold F. Brooks, 'Contributors to Brome's Horace', Notes and Queries, 174 (1938), 200-1 (p. 200).
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
pp.231-234
Poem Title:
Satyr VIII. ... A Discovery of Witchcraft.
Attribution:
By A. B.
Attributed To:
Alexander Brome