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Since earth and water more dilated air

DMI number:
4036
Poem Aliases
Lucretius. De Rerum Natura. Book 5.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Since earth and water more dilated air
Last Line:
And falling floods proclaimed prevailing powers
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Philosophic poetry
Themes:
Nature, Philosophical enquiry, and Science
Related People
Translated from:
Lucretius
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Author:
Sir Robert Howard
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Emrys Jones interprets the attribution in miscellany ID 1643: 'Elsewhere in the 1685 Sylvae volume (406-17) is another translation from Lucretius "By a Person of Quality," namely, Sir Robert Howard (see Fleischmann, Lucretius, 145).' Emrys Jones, “A 'Perpetual Torrent': Dryden's Lucretian Style,” Augustan Studies: Essays in Honour of Irvin Ehrenpreis, eds. Douglas Lane Patey and Timothy Keegan (Newark, DE, 1985), 47-63, p. 62.
Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.147-154
Poem Title:
Nature's Changes, Lucret. Book V.
Attribution:
By The Hon. Sir Robert Howard.
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
Title:
Miscellany poems: in two parts [ESTC R31378]
Page No(s):
pp.406-417
Poem Title:
Of Natures Changes. From Lucretius. Lib. V.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R1682]
Page No(s):
pp.406-417
Poem Title:
Of Natures Changes. From Lucretius. Lib. V.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R31379]
Page No(s):
pp.222-233
Poem Title:
Of Natures Changes. From Lucretius. Lib. V.
Attribution:
By a person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R41930]
Page No(s):
pp.222-233
Poem Title:
Of Natures Changes. From Lucretius. Lib. V.
Attribution:
By a person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [N70161]
Page No(s):
pp.355-360
Poem Title:
Of Nature's Changes. From Lucretius, Lib. V.
Attribution:
By Sir Robert Howard
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [T117014] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.350-355
Poem Title:
Of Nature's Changes. From Lucretius, Lib. V.
Attribution:
By Sir Robert Howard.
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard