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Old as I am for ladies love unfit

DMI number:
3930
First Line:
Old as I am for ladies love unfit
Last Line:
When beauty fires the blood how love exalts the mind
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Dunces, Love, and Poetry / literature / writing
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. VII (2000): 513-14.
Translated from:
Giovanni Boccaccio
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Sylvae: or the second part of poetical miscellanies [T116469]
Page No(s):
pp.162-164
Poem Title:
Cymon and Iphegenia From Boccace. ...Poeta loquitur.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden