Blacklight

A little farm you purchase near the town

DMI number:
28265
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 12. Epigram 72
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
A little farm you purchase near the town
Last Line:
The lawyer got which now the farmer buys
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Architecture / buildings, Retirement, and Trades / labour[lawyer]
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
Ep. LXXII.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay