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Aurora now had left her saffron bed

DMI number:
28078
First Line:
Aurora now had left her saffron bed
Last Line:
The spouting blood came streaming on her hands
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Anger, Love, Mythology, and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. V (1988): 478-481.
Translated from:
Virgil
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Aeneis, Book IV.
Content/Publication
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.96-99
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden's Transl. [p.99]
Attributed To:
John Dryden