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Thrice twenty years you've seen your grass made hay

DMI number:
27399
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 4. Epigram 78
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Thrice twenty years you've seen your grass made hay
Last Line:
That of all fools no fool is like the old
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Age and Ignorance
Related People
Translated from:
Martial
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
Ep. LXXVIII.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
IX. Ep. 79.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.29
Poem Title:
Ep. 79.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.29
Poem Title:
Ep. 79.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed