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A mighty pain to love it is

DMI number:
9748
First Line:
A mighty pain to love it is
Last Line:
Gold alas does love beget
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Money / wealth
Related People
Author:
Abraham Cowley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Waller (1905): 55.
Translated from:
Anacreon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Anacreon done into English out of the original Greek [ESTC R7394]
Page No(s):
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
XLIII. Upon Gold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellaneous tracts; or, select passages, historical, chronological, moral, &c. extracted from eminent authors, ancient and modern [T119426] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.252
Poem Title:
Mischievous Effects of Gold.
Attribution:
Mr. Cowley from Anacreon.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
Title:
The virgin muse [T118389]
Page No(s):
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Gold.
Attribution:
Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
Title:
The virgin muse [T124513]
Page No(s):
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Gold.
Attribution:
Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
Title:
The virgin muse [T124652]
Page No(s):
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Gold.
Attribution:
Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
Title:
The works of Anacreon and Sappho [T85628] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
XLIII. Gold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed