Blacklight

Thus the great lamp by which the globe is blest

DMI number:
5566
Poem Aliases
Stepney. Epistle to Charles Montague.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Thus the great lamp by which the globe is blest
Last Line:
Relieves his lustre with a milder light
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Night and Universe
Related People
Author:
George Stepney
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Epistle to Charles Montague, on his majesty's voyage to Holland ('Since you oft invite me to renew'). Chalmers (1810) VIII: 352-354.
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Last Line:
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Athenian sport: or two thousand paradoxes; with improvements from Boyle, Lock, Norris and other illustrious wits [T93435]
Page No(s):
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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