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While sacred bard far worlds thy works proclaim

DMI number:
33934
First Line:
While sacred bard far worlds thy works proclaim
Last Line:
May Cowley's dust this marble shrine defend
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death, Fame, and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Translated from:
Thomas Sprat
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Translation of epitaph attributed to Sprat.
Content/Publication
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
On Abraham Cowley.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 1] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
Westminster-Abbey. [...] The Epitaph is in English thus:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed