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And is the lovely shadow fled

DMI number:
34598
First Line:
And is the lovely shadow fled
Last Line:
Bright angels and the god of love
Poem Genre / Form:
Epitaph, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Sestet ababcc
Themes:
Death
Related People
Author:
Charles Wesley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Hymn XXVI. On the Death of a Child', in 'Hymns for those that seek, and those that have Redemption in the Blood of Jesus Christ. Written by Charles Wesley' (1747), 38-9. Collection attributed to John Wesley by ECCO.
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First Line:
And is the lovely shadow fled
Last Line:
To give a child to god
Relationship:
Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.253
Poem Title:
On John Mills, Aet. 12.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed