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Tis vice alone disturbs the human breast

DMI number:
33716
First Line:
Tis vice alone disturbs the human breast
Last Line:
On life or death a prison or a crown
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Virtue / vice
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Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Possibly an extract w. variants from An Ode in Imitation of the Second ode of the Third Book of Horace ('How long enchanted Albion wilt thou lie'). Wright and Spears I: 112-122.
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Page No(s):
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