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Twas a long journey lay before us

DMI number:
25660
Poem Aliases
Horace. Satires. Book 1 Satire 5.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Twas a long journey lay before us
Last Line:
Stop short the muse and traveler
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Satire
Themes:
Travel, Virtue / vice, and Weather
Related People
Author:
William Cowper
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Poetical Works, I: 63.
Content/Publication
Title:
The Works of Horace in English by Mr. Duncombe, Sen. J. Duncombe, M.A. and Other Hands [Vol 3] [T52758] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.37-44
Poem Title:
Satire V.
Attribution:
By William Cowper, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Cowper
Title:
The Works of Horace in English by Several Hands [Vol 2] [T52759] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.107-123
Poem Title:
Satire V. A humorous Description of the Author's Journey from Rome to Brundusium.
Attribution:
By William Cowper, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Cowper