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Rome was not better by her Horace taught

DMI number:
4771
Poem Aliases
Waller. On Roscommon's Horace's art of poetry.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Rome was not better by her Horace taught
Last Line:
And wax that does the absent sun supply
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Panegyric
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing
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Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VIII: 69.
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems by several hands. [ESTC R38820]
Page No(s):
pp. 1-4
Poem Title:
Of This Translation, And of the Use of Poetry:
Attribution:
By Edmund Waller, Esq;
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Examen Poeticum being the third part of miscellany poems [N6500]
Page No(s):
pp.4-6
Poem Title:
Of this Translation, And of the Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edmund Waller, Esq;
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Poems by the Earl of Roscomon. To which is added, An essay on poetry, by the Earl of Mulgrave, now Duke of Buckingham. Together with Poems by Mr. Richard Duke. [T132427]
Page No(s):
pp.176-179
Poem Title:
Of This Translation And of the Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edm. Waller, Esq
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable the late Earls of Rochester and Roscommon [Vol II] [T95468]
Page No(s):
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
Of This Translation And Of The Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edm. Waller, Esq
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The works of Mr. Alexander Pope. To which are added, I. Cooper’s-Hill. By Sir John Denham. II. An Essay on Translated Verse... [ESTC T5394]
Page No(s):
p.327-329
Poem Title:
Of This Translation, And of the Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edm. Waller, Esq;
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The Works of the Right Honourable the Late Earls of Rochester and Roscommon [Vol II] [ECCO] [T94652]
Page No(s):
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
Of This Translation, And Of The Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edm. Waller, Esq;
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller