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When young life's journey I began

DMI number:
29212
First Line:
When young life's journey I began
Last Line:
And grave these lines upon my tomb
Poem Genre / Form:
Elegy and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Death, Hopelessness / vanity of life, and Love
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Author:
Samuel Whyte
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
The authorship of the verse in The Shamrock, the collection edited by Whyte, is uncertain. Some of the verse is by Whyte, and some by unknown others.
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First Line:
Tis night dead night and over the plain
Last Line:
And bid the muse's labour cease
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [N14969] [gb]
Page No(s):
pp.295-299
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e --]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [T116245] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.255-259
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. --]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [T95888] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.289-293
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. --]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of poems. The productions of the kingdom of Ireland [T103074] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.68-73
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of poems, the productions of the kingdom of Ireland. [N5695] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.68-73
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A companion in a post-chaise [T77033] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.23-27
Poem Title:
A Love Elegy
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The fugitive miscellany: a collection of fugitive pieces in prose and verse [vol 1] [T118867] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.171-174
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Poetical Calendar. Vol. V. For May. [T146608] [gb]
Page No(s):
pp.81-85
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Poetical Calendar. Vol. V. For May. [T146609]
Page No(s):
pp.81-85
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The shamrock: or, Hibernian cresses. A collection of poems, songs, epigrams, &c. [N22315] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.173-176
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The shamrock: or, Hibernian cresses. A collection of poems, songs, epigrams, &c. [T90484] [2nd ed] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.173-176
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed