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Where now are all my flattering dreams of joy

DMI number:
24449
First Line:
Where now are all my flattering dreams of joy
Last Line:
And bid the turf lie lightly on my breast
Poem Genre / Form:
Elegy, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy, Love, and Sex / relations between the sexes
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Author:
Tobias George Smollett
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) XV: 565. Gassman (1993): 47-48.
Translated from:
Tibullus
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Where now are all my flattering dreams of joy
Last Line:
And bid the turf lie light upon my breast
Relationship:
Variant Of
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Content/Publication
Title:
The Chester Miscellany [T166017]
Page No(s):
pp.285-286
Poem Title:
Despair. An Elegy, in Imitation of Tibullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed