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The first and fairest of his loves was she

DMI number:
11205
Poem Aliases
Ovid. Metamorphoses. Book 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Dryden's Metamorphoses. Book 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The first and fairest of his loves was she
Last Line:
And shook the shady honours of her head
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Mythology[Greek; Daphne; Apollo/Phoebus] and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. IV (1974): 394-8.
Translated from:
Ovid
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R122]
Page No(s):
pp.39-49
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R228541]
Page No(s):
pp.39-49
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [N41874] [vol.1] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.19-24
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T108889]
Page No(s):
pp.20-26
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T128848, Vol 1]
Page No(s):
pp.24-29
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T138611]
Page No(s):
pp.20-26
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T169738, Vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.24-29
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Laurel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T175634] [vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.24-29
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Laurel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T99153] [Vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.22-27
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T99262] [Vol. 1]
Page No(s):
pp.24-29
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. John Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden