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Talk not to me of schoolmen's rules

DMI number:
42608
First Line:
Talk not to me of schoolmen's rules
Last Line:
All lie silent in the grave
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Age, Carpe diem, Education, Food and drink, and Knowledge / learning
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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Michael Hilton, 'The Anacreontea in England to 1683', 2 vols (unpublished doctoral thesis, 1980) II: 43.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Talk not to me of schoolmen's rules
Last Line:
For all lie silent in the grave
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.70-71
Poem Title:
XXXIII. The Vain Advice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed