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Under this stone lies virtue youth

DMI number:
23921
First Line:
Under this stone lies virtue youth
Last Line:
Though young like fruit that's ripe he fell
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death, Parents and children, and Retirement
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Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VIII: 82.
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Last Line:
Nor wanton luxury made less
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
On Sir George Speke.
Attribution:
Edm. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
A select collection of epitaphs carefully collected from the tombstones of the most eminent personages in England Scotland and Ireland [T131017] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.118-119
Poem Title:
On Sir George Speke.
Attribution:
Edm. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 1] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.278-279
Poem Title:
On Sir George Speke.
Attribution:
Edm. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Select Epitaphs [Vol. 1] [ESTC T137253]
Page No(s):
pp.158-159
Poem Title:
On Sir George Speke.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller