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What crowns the fruitful marriage bed with joy

DMI number:
37254
First Line:
What crowns the fruitful marriage bed with joy
Last Line:
And mirth and joy and peace sincere the heavenly banquet crowned
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Marriage, Parents and children, and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
George Sewell
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Johnson (ed. Lonsdale), The Lives of the most eminent English poets, 4 vols. (Oxford: OUP, 2006), vol. II, p. 425, footnote 34: 'R[owe] translated Bk. I of Claude Quillet's Callipaedia (1712), George Sewell, Samuel Cobb, and William Diaper contributing the other books.'
Author:
Nicholas Rowe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Johnson (ed. Lonsdale), The Lives of the most eminent English poets, 4 vols. (Oxford: OUP, 2006), vol. II, p. 425, footnote 34: 'R[owe] translated Bk. I of Claude Quillet's Callipaedia (1712), George Sewell, Samuel Cobb, and William Diaper contributing the other books.'
Author:
Samuel Cobb
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Johnson (ed. Lonsdale), The Lives of the most eminent English poets, 4 vols. (Oxford: OUP, 2006), vol. II, p. 425, footnote 34: 'R[owe] translated Bk. I of Claude Quillet's Callipaedia (1712), George Sewell, Samuel Cobb, and William Diaper contributing the other books.'
Author:
William Diaper
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Johnson (ed. Lonsdale), The Lives of the most eminent English poets, 4 vols. (Oxford: OUP, 2006), vol. II, p. 425, footnote 34: 'R[owe] translated Bk. I of Claude Quillet's Callipaedia (1712), George Sewell, Samuel Cobb, and William Diaper contributing the other books.'
Translated from:
Claudius Quilletus
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Content/Publication
Title:
Callipaedia: Or, the art of getting beautiful children [T77314] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.32-168
Poem Title:
Callipaedia.
Attribution:
In 'Contents', Book I is attributed to N. Rowe, Esq, Book II to Mr. Sewell, and Book III to S. Cobb, M. A. and Book IV 'By Mr. Diaper to pag. 120. line 17. the Remainder by Mr. Cobb.'.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
Samuel Cobb