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What has this bugbear death to frighten man

DMI number:
3914
Poem Aliases
Lucretius. De Rerum Natura. Book 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
What has this bugbear death to frighten man
Last Line:
As he who died a thousand years ago
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Philosophic poetry
Themes:
Ancient history, Death, Mythology, Philosophical enquiry, and Science
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. III (1969): 48-56.
Translated from:
Lucretius
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Related Poems
First Line:
From death we rose to life tis but the same
Last Line:
As he who died a thousand years ago
Relationship:
Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of the best english poetry by several hands [vol I] [T71]
Page No(s):
pp.2-10
Poem Title:
Lucretius A Poem Against The Fear of Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellany poems: in two parts [ESTC R31378]
Page No(s):
pp.60-79
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Latter Part of the Third Book Of Lucretius, Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Sylvae: or the second part of poetical miscellanies [T116469]
Page No(s):
pp.30-44
Poem Title:
Translation of the Latter Part of the Third Book of Lucretius. Against the fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R1682]
Page No(s):
pp.60-79
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Latter Part of the Third Book Of Lucretius Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R31379]
Page No(s):
pp.60-79
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Latter Part of the Third Book Of Lucretius; Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R41930]
Page No(s):
pp.60-79
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Latter Part of the Third Book Of Lucretius; Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.94-105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [N70161]
Page No(s):
pp.50-59
Poem Title:
Translation of the latter Part of the Third Book of Lucretius; against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [T117014] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.49-57
Poem Title:
Translation of the latter Part of the Third Book of Lucretius; against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden