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Within this little urn the bones remain

DMI number:
14302
First Line:
Within this little urn the bones remain
Last Line:
Of him whom all the world could not contain
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Epitaph
Themes:
Ancient history[Alexander the Great], Death, and Scandal / fame / notoriety
Related People
Author:
John Morrice
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Thomas Mautner, 'An Unknown Author', Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies Vol. 32 No. 2 (2009), 173-196, 183.
Content/Publication
Title:
Original and genuine letters sent to the Tatler and Spectator [T147412] [vol. 2]
Page No(s):
p.305
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Alexander the Great.
Attribution:
R. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed