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The curfeu tolls the knell of parting day

DMI number:
34431
First Line:
The curfeu tolls the knell of parting day
Last Line:
The bosom of his Father and his God
Poem Genre / Form:
Elegy, Graveyard school, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Death and Night
Related People
Author:
Thomas Gray
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard', Lonsdale (1969): 103-141.
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First Line:
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Last Line:
With these few lines engraved upon his tomb
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Content/Publication
Title:
Exercises for improvement in elocution [T126614] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.87-90
Poem Title:
Gray. An Elegy. Written in a country church-yard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
Select lessons in verse and prose from various authors designed for the improvement of youth [T78290]
Page No(s):
pp.112-117
Poem Title:
An Elegy written in a Country Church Yard.
Attribution:
Grey.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
The beauties of the poets. Being a collection of moral and sacred poetry, from the most eminent authors [T90031] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.127-132
Poem Title:
An Elegy, Written in a Country Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
The beauties of the poets. Being a collection of moral and sacred poetry, from the most eminent authors. [T87951] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.133-138
Poem Title:
An Elegy, Written in a Country Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
The beauties of the poets: being a collection of moral and sacred poetry, from the most eminent authors. [N16023] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.142-148
Poem Title:
An Elegy, Written in a Country Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
The beauties of the poets: being a collection of moral and sacred poetry, from the most eminent authors. [T87952] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.142-148
Poem Title:
An Elegy, Written in a Country Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
Title:
The grave a poem by Robert Blair the eighth edition [T204279]
Page No(s):
pp.35-40
Poem Title:
An Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray