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Why dost thou me with gifts and letters

DMI number:
42161
Poem Aliases
Horace. Epode 12.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Why dost thou me with gifts and letters
Last Line:
Useless as if I had a clap
Poem Genre / Form:
Imitation / translation / paraphrase, Comic verse, Lyric, and Couplet
Themes:
Age, Sex and bawdy humour, Women / the female character, and Personal insults
Related People
Author:
Thomas Flatman
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Not in Flatman (1686).
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
p.177
Poem Title:
Epode XII. ... Against a libidinous old Woman.
Attribution:
By T. F. Paraphrased.
Attributed To:
Thomas Flatman