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Behold in peace and war a monarch great

DMI number:
8978
First Line:
Behold in peace and war a monarch great
Last Line:
And seen his lilies dim their eagle's eye
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Ten-line stanza aabbccddee
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state) and War
Related People
Translated from:
Nicolas Boileau Despréaux
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143903]
Page No(s):
p.171
Poem Title:
Verses to be put under the King's Busto, (made by the Famous Statuary M. Girardon,) the Year the Germans took Belgrade.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143904]
Page No(s):
p.171
Poem Title:
Verses to be put under the King's Busto, (made by the Famous Statuary M. Girardon,) the Year the Germans took Belgrade.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands. [Vol II] [ECCO] [N25822]
Page No(s):
p.171
Poem Title:
Verses to be put under the King's Busto, (made by the Famous Statuary M. Girardon,) the Year the Germans took Belgrade.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed