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Poor little pretty fluttering thing

DMI number:
1736
First Line:
Poor little pretty fluttering thing
Last Line:
Thou dread'st and hop'st thou know'st not what
Poem Genre / Form:
Quatrain abab
Themes:
Death
Related People
Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears (1971) I: 196.
Translated from:
Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Translated from:
Hadrian
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Extract Of/Extracted In
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CDXXXVI.
Poem Title:
The Emperor Adrian's Verses, to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
CDXXXI.
Poem Title:
The Emperor Adrian's Death bed Verses, to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A Collection of Poems, From the Best Authors: Adapted to every age, but peculiarly designed to form the Taste of Youth. [T78176] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.230
Poem Title:
XXXI. Adriani Moreientis, ad Animam fuam. [in Table of Contents: Dying Adrian's Address to His Soul.]
Attribution:
Translated by Fontenelle and Prior. [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle
Matthew Prior
Title:
Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.30
Poem Title:
The Emperor Adrian's Verses to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
Title:
Fables and other Short Poems
Page No(s):
f. 9
Poem Title:
Adrian's address to his departing soul.
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
p.211
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Not attributed
Title:
The agreeable companion [ESTC T97919, P6248]
Page No(s):
p.348
Poem Title:
The Emperor Adrian's Death-Bed Verses to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
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Matthew Prior
Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. II. [ESTC N51175]
Page No(s):
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
CXCV. The Emperor Adrian's Verses, to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
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Matthew Prior
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.104
Poem Title:
XLVI. The Emperor Hadrian to his departing Soul:
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
The Emperor Hadrian to his departing Soul:
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
The Emperor Hadrian to his Departing Soul:
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [ecco] [T117014]
Page No(s):
pp.95-96
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[no title]
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Not attributed
Title:
The fifth part of miscellany poems [T214159]
Page No(s):
p.97
Poem Title:
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Attribution:
Attributed To:
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Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol II] [T85787] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
CXCV. The Emperor Adrian's Verses, to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior