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Whilst you my Lord acquire a deathless name

DMI number:
12498
First Line:
Whilst you my Lord acquire a deathless name
Last Line:
And swims in rapture through a flood of day
Poem Genre / Form:
Allegory, Country house poem, and Couplet
Themes:
Architecture / buildings, High society / the court[Duke of Chandos], Landscapes, and Virtue / vice[Envy; Astraea]
Related People
Author:
Samuel Humphreys
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Dedicatee:
James Brydges
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75638] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.292-305
Poem Title:
Cannons. Inscribed to his Grace the Duke of Chandos. [...] Written in the Year 1728.
Attribution:
By Samuel Humphreys, Esq;
Attributed To:
Samuel Humphreys
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75645]
Page No(s):
pp.56-69
Poem Title:
Canons. Inscribed to his Grace the Duke of Chandos. ... Written in the Year 1728.
Attribution:
By Samuel Humphreys, Esq;
Attributed To:
Samuel Humphreys
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75657]
Page No(s):
pp.292-305
Poem Title:
Cannons. Inscribed to his Grace the Duke of Chandos. [...] Written in the Year 1728.
Attribution:
By Samuel Humphreys, Esq;
Attributed To:
Samuel Humphreys
Title:
Poems on several occasions. By the late Matthew Prior [3rd ed.] [T75656]
Page No(s):
pp.138-153
Poem Title:
Cannons. Inscrib'd to his Grace the Duke of Chandos. [...] Written in the Year 1728.
Attribution:
By Samuel Humphreys, Esq;
Attributed To:
Samuel Humphreys