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Contented with an old estate

DMI number:
25964
First Line:
Contented with an old estate
Last Line:
Nor wanton luxury made less
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
The happy man / contentment
Related People
Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Epitaph on Sir George Speke ('Under this stone lies virtue youth'). Chalmers (1810) VIII: 82.
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First Line:
Under this stone lies virtue youth
Last Line:
Though young like fruit that's ripe he fell
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Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of epitaphs carefully collected from the tombstones of the most eminent personages in England Scotland and Ireland [T131017] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Waller on Sir George Speke.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 2] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.20
Poem Title:
Waller on Sir George Speks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed