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You dull dissenters what vain folly blinds

DMI number:
7111
Poem Aliases
Virgil. Aeneid, Book 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
You dull dissenters what vain folly blinds
Last Line:
But when he scatters gifts and mercies he's the devil
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Satire
Themes:
Politics and Religion
Related People
Author:
Thomas Brown
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Brown (1715) IV: 106.
Translated from:
Virgil
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of miscellany poems, letters &c. [ESTC R15161]
Page No(s):
pp. 39-40
Poem Title:
Antenor's Speech in the Second Aeneid, applied to the Declaration for Liberty of Conscience. In the year 1687.
Attribution:
Collected under Brown's name.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
Title:
A collection of miscellany poems, letters &c. By Mr. Brown, &c. [R31629]
Page No(s):
p.36[i.e. 39]-40
Poem Title:
Antenor's Speech in the Second Aeneid, applied to the Declaration of Liberty of Conscience. In the year 1687.
Attribution:
Collected under Brown's name.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown