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To burning Rome when frantic Nero played

DMI number:
12248
First Line:
To burning Rome when frantic Nero played
Last Line:
Nor could he burn so fast as thou could'st build
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Beauty, Music, and Women / the female character
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Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears I: 82. (Extract from 'To the Countess of Exeter, Playing on the Lute' ('What charms you have from what high race you sprung').
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefixed, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [Vol. I] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
XIX.
Poem Title:
To a Lady playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. To which is prefix’d, a critical dissertation on this species of poetry. [ESTC T41]
Page No(s):
XVIII.
Poem Title:
To a Lady playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Art of English Poetry (A-L) [T136727]
Page No(s):
p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.69
Poem Title:
XVII. To a Lady, playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
To a Lady, playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
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Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
To a Lady, playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed