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Whenever the fates resume thy breath

DMI number:
27604
Poem Aliases
Sappho. Fragment 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Whenever the fates resume thy breath
Last Line:
Shall flourish in eternity of fame
Poem Genre / Form:
Fragment and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Beauty, Death, and Fame
Related People
Author:
Francis Fawkes
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) XX: 376.
Translated from:
Sappho
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The Works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [N25547]
Page No(s):
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
Fragments of Sappho...Fragment II.
Attribution:
Francis Fawkes (title-page).
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes
Title:
The Works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [T85626]
Page No(s):
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
Fragments of Sappho...Fragment II. This seems to have been addressed to an arrogant unlettered Lady, vain of her Beauty and Riches.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Cambridge.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus and Museaeus [T85627] [2nd ed]
Page No(s):
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
Fragments of Sappho...Fragment II.
Attribution:
Francis Fawkes (title-page).
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes