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While fainter merit asks the powers of verse

DMI number:
34400
First Line:
While fainter merit asks the powers of verse
Last Line:
And surely his the noblest road to god
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death
Related People
Author:
Nathaniel Cotton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Cotton (1791) I: 53.
Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.198
Poem Title:
On the Hon. Col. Gardiner, who bravely fell at the Battle of Preston Pans, in the Year 1745.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed