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Oft by the covert of night's shade

DMI number:
27799
First Line:
Oft by the covert of night's shade
Last Line:
Hung out the faithful torch to guide him to her bower
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Love, Mythology[Hero and Leander], and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Charles Parrott
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
LION: extract from Ode to Night.
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Relationship:
Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The Works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [N25547]
Page No(s):
p.295
Poem Title:
The Loves of Hero and Leander. Translated from the Greek of Musaeus...Dodsley's Miscell. Vol. 4. P. 308.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [T85626]
Page No(s):
p.294
Poem Title:
The Loves of Hero and Leander. Translated from the Greek of Musaeus...Dodsley's Miscell. Vol. 4. P. 308.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [T85627] [2nd ed]
Page No(s):
p.294
Poem Title:
The Loves of Hero and Leander. Translated from the Greek of Musaeus...Dodsley's Miscell. Vol. 4. P. 308.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed