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Why why your sheathed swords drawn again

DMI number:
42156
Poem Aliases
Horace. Epode 7.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Why why your sheathed swords drawn again
Last Line:
On the cursed ground was spilt
Poem Genre / Form:
Admonition, Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...], Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Lyric
Themes:
Ancient history, Civil war / interregnum, and Fate / fortune / providence
Related People
Author:
Sir Richard Fanshawe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Ode VII. To the People of Rome'. Fanshawe (1652): 64-65.
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
pp.171-172
Poem Title:
Epode VII. ... To the People of Rome.
Attribution:
By Sir R. F.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Fanshawe