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A public loss demands a public tear

DMI number:
35952
First Line:
A public loss demands a public tear
Last Line:
His vessel sailed with glory to the grave
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Elegy
Themes:
Death, Virtue / vice, and War
Related People
Author:
Edward Thompson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
An asylum for fugitives. [T118927] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.54
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Cap. John Bentinck, who was a Native of Holland, a Commander in the English Navy, and Nephew to the Duke of Portland. By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson