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As Rochfoucault his maxims drew

DMI number:
19383
First Line:
As Rochfoucault his maxims drew
Last Line:
Methinks you may forgive his ashes
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Satire
Themes:
Death, Friendship, Manners, Memory, Scandal / fame / notoriety, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Variant of 'Verses on the Death of Dr. Swift, D. S. P. D.' Swift Poems Project, 553- See also headnote in The Complete Poems ed. Rogers: this version is described by him as version (4).
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Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.106-115
Poem Title:
Dr. Swift's Verses on his own Death
Attribution:
Dr. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
The muse in good humour [T100480] [vol II]
Page No(s):
pp.22-35
Poem Title:
Swift's Verses on his own Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
The muse in good humour [T41632 vol. II]
Page No(s):
pp.36-49
Poem Title:
Swift's Verses on his own Death.
Attribution:
Swift's Verses...
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Title:
The muse in good humour: or a collection of comic tales (vol. 2) [T41631]
Page No(s):
pp.36-49
Poem Title:
Swift's Verses on his own Death.
Attribution:
Swift's Verses...
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift