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While you my friend were pleading at the bar

DMI number:
23337
Poem Aliases
Horace. Epistles. Book 1 Epistle 2
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
While you my friend were pleading at the bar
Last Line:
Nor press upon you if you lead the way
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epistle, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Ancient history, Hopelessness / vanity of life, and Virtue / vice
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Author:
Sneyd Davies
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Hardinge (1816): 95-98.
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of original poems and translations [ESTC T101302]
Page No(s):
pp.116-127
Poem Title:
To C.P. Esq. Translation of Horace, Book I. Epist. II.
Attribution:
Collected under Whaley's name.
Attributed To:
John Whaley
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 6] [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.147-150
Poem Title:
To Charles Pratt, Esq. From Horace, Book I. Epist. II.
Attribution:
Mr. Whaley
Attributed To:
John Whaley