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A king is sought to guide the growing state

DMI number:
12035
Poem Aliases
Ovid's Metamorphoses, Book XV.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
A king is sought to guide the growing state
Last Line:
And all the muses over his acts preside
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Narrative verse
Themes:
Mythology, Philosophical enquiry[Pythagorean Philosophy], and The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. VII (2000): 484-505.
Translated from:
Ovid
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Content/Publication
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [N41874 ] [vol.2] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.241-262
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T108889]
Page No(s):
pp.509-531
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T128848, Vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.345-369
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T138611]
Page No(s):
pp.509-531
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T169738] [vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.319-341
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T175634] [vol.2] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.319-341
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T99153] [Vol.2]
Page No(s):
pp.301-323
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books, translated by the most eminent hands [T99262, Vol 2]
Page No(s):
pp.319-341
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV... The Pythagorean Philosophy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden