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Then fell the king who yet survived the state

DMI number:
42027
Poem Aliases
Virgil. Aeneid. Book 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Then fell the king who yet survived the state
Last Line:
A headless carcass and a nameless thing
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epic, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Death[of Priam.], Disaster, The monarchy (heads of state)[King Priam.], and War[Trojan War.]
Related People
Author:
Sir John Denham
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'The Destruction of Troy'. Banks (1928): 178.
Translated from:
Virgil
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
sig. A4v (unpaged)
Poem Title:
[no title: embedded quotation]
Attribution:
done by Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham