Blacklight

Of gentle race his parents' only treasure

DMI number:
32458
First Line:
Of gentle race his parents' only treasure
Last Line:
From youth he soared to heaven the shortest way
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Elegy
Themes:
Death and Parents and children
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. VII (2000) 540.
Related Poems
First Line:
Of gentle blood his parents only treasure
Last Line:
He leaped over age and took a shorter way
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
First Line:
Of gentle blood his parents only treasure
Last Line:
He leaped over age and took the shortest way
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.147
Poem Title:
XLVIII. On a young Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.144
Poem Title:
On a young Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.144
Poem Title:
On a young Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed