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As the bold bird her helpless young attends

DMI number:
12916
Poem Aliases
Pope. Iliad. Book 9.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Homer. Iliad. Book 9.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
As the bold bird her helpless young attends
Last Line:
And sweat laborious days in dust and blood
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epic simile, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Animals, Fighting / conflict, and Parents and children
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from the Iliad, Book IX. Twickenham edition VII.
Translated from:
Homer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of select pieces from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, Dryden and Pope, for schools [T128606] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.283
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T128313]
Page No(s):
p.300
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T167216] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.300
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope