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A manly wit a child's simplicity

DMI number:
16357
Poem Aliases
Pope. Epitaph on Gay.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
A manly wit a child's simplicity
Last Line:
Striking their aching bosoms here lies Gay
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 349-350.
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A manly wit a child's simplicity
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Striking their pensive bosoms here lies Gay
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of epigrams [vol. 2] [T170823]
Page No(s):
CXCVI.
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mr. Gay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of epigrams. [Vol. II] [ESTC T130692]
Page No(s):
CXCVI.
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mr. Gay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
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