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To close the pomp Aethon the steed of state

DMI number:
12899
First Line:
To close the pomp Aethon the steed of state
Last Line:
He walks and the big tears run rolling down his face
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Animals and Grief / sadness / melancholy
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dryden's Aeneid Book XI. Calif. VI (1987): 724-5.
Translated from:
Virgil
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.278
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T128313]
Page No(s):
p.294
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T167216] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.294
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden