Blacklight

Of nature's laws his carols first begun

DMI number:
22768
Poem Aliases
Gay. Shepherd's Week. Saturday.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Of nature's laws his carols first begun
Last Line:
Till ruddy like his face the sun descends
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, Pastoral, and Composite poem
Themes:
Music and Nature
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extracts from The Shepherd's Week. Saturday. Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 119-123.
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
The Flights
Attribution:
Mr. Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay