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Was rhetoric on the lips of sorrow hung

DMI number:
25183
First Line:
Was rhetoric on the lips of sorrow hung
Last Line:
Kind heaven has called him to eternal youth
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death, Grief / sadness / melancholy, and Heaven
Related People
Author:
Christopher Smart
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Poetical Works, IV, 297.
Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.75
Poem Title:
On a Young Clergyman at St. Peter's, in the Isle of Thanet.
Attribution:
C. Smart.
Attributed To:
Christopher Smart
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.51-52
Poem Title:
On a young Clergyman at St. Peter's, in the Isle of Thanet.
Attribution:
C. Smart.
Attributed To:
Christopher Smart
Title:
Miscellaneous poems. On religious, moral, and entertaining subjects: collected from the best English authors. [N4203] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.15
Poem Title:
Epigraph on a young Clergyman.
Attribution:
By Mr. C. Smart, M. A.
Attributed To:
Christopher Smart
Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 1] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
On a young Clergyman at St. Peter's, in the Isle of Thanet.
Attribution:
C. Smart.
Attributed To:
Christopher Smart
Title:
Select Epitaphs [Vol. 2] [ESTC T137253]
Page No(s):
p.219
Poem Title:
On a young Clergyman, at St. Peter's, in the Isle of Thanet.
Attribution:
By Mr. Smart.
Attributed To:
Christopher Smart