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See by some hand industrious grown

DMI number:
42614
First Line:
See by some hand industrious grown
Last Line:
So natural as if born even here
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Art / painting, Beauty, and Mythology[Venus.]
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Author:
Francis Willis
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 44.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.103-105
Poem Title:
XLVIII. Venus Engrav'd on a Dish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed