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Others lext luxury and pomp allure

DMI number:
28302
First Line:
Others lext luxury and pomp allure
Last Line:
Worse is an evil fame much worse than none
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Retirement
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Author:
George Granville
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract w. variants from An imitation of the second chorus in the second act of Seneca's Thyestus ('When will the gods propitious to our prayers'). Chalmers (1810) XI: 13-14.
Translated from:
Seneca
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.2]
Page No(s):
p.124
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed