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What's soon obtained we nauseously receive

DMI number:
9679
First Line:
What's soon obtained we nauseously receive
Last Line:
And absent pleasures only do admire
Poem Genre / Form:
Philosophic poetry, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Couplet
Themes:
Fashion[Taste], Virtue / vice[Vanity / Fickleness], Advice / moral precepts, and The happy man / contentment[Contentment / Discontent]
Related People
Author:
William Burnaby
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
See EEBO: William Burnaby, The satyr of Titus Petronius Arbiter, a Roman knight. With its fragments, recover'd at Belgrade. Made English by Mr. Burnaby of the Middle-Temple, and another hand (1694)
Translated from:
Petronius Arbiter
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17788]
Page No(s):
p.264
Poem Title:
Upon the Vanity of our Taste, beginning, Nolo quod Cupio, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17789]
Page No(s):
p.264
Poem Title:
Upon the Vanity of our Taste, beginning, Nolo quod Cupio, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of T. Petronius Arbiter in prose and verse [T121188]
Page No(s):
p.264
Poem Title:
Upon the Vanity of our Taste; beginning, Nolo quod Cupio, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed