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This ancient city

DMI number:
37444
Poem Aliases
Young. Busiris.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
This ancient city
Last Line:
On the broad walls the chariots bound along
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
City, Landscapes, Money / wealth, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Edward Young
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extracts from Busiris Act 1 Scene 1 (1719 ESTC T66314).
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.298
Poem Title:
Description of a populous City. [Young.]
Attribution:
Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.276-277
Poem Title:
Description of a Populous City. [Young.]
Attribution:
Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.276-277
Poem Title:
Description of a Populous City. [Young.]
Attribution:
Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.276-277
Poem Title:
Description of a Populous City. [Young.]
Attribution:
Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young