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Thou writest so seldom that there does appear

DMI number:
42181
Poem Aliases
Horace. Satires. Book 2 Satire 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Thou writest so seldom that there does appear
Last Line:
Which no proportion with thy vices bear
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Dialogue, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Satire
Themes:
Characters[Agamemnon; Ajax.], Madness, Money / wealth, Philosophical enquiry, Poetry / literature / writing, and Wisdom / folly
Related People
Author:
Alexander Brome
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Harold F. Brooks, 'Contributors to Brome's Horace', Notes and Queries, 174 (1938), 200-1 (p. 200).
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
pp.255-274
Poem Title:
Satyr III. ... That every man is in something or other mad. Damasippus and Horace.
Attribution:
By A. B.
Attributed To:
Alexander Brome