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Fame now the important secret had betrayed

DMI number:
8450
First Line:
Fame now the important secret had betrayed
Last Line:
Or not from trees but flinty rocks you spring
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy, Parents and children, and War
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Author:
Laurence Eusden
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
ODNB entry: 'Eusden certainly contributed translations from Claudian in The Guardian (127 and 164) which were reprinted with ten other poems by him in Steele's Miscellanies (1714).'
Translated from:
Statius
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 4] [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.161-163
Poem Title:
Book IV. 309.
Attribution:
By Mr. Eusden.
Attributed To:
Laurence Eusden
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies consisting of original poems and translations [T133656]
Page No(s):
pp.226-229
Poem Title:
From the Fourth Book of Statius's Thebaid. Beginning at Verse 309.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Eusden]
Attributed To:
Laurence Eusden
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies consisting of original poems and translations [T75180]
Page No(s):
pp.226-229
Poem Title:
From The Fourth Book of Statius's Thebaid. Beginning at Verse 309.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Eusden]
Attributed To:
Laurence Eusden
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies, consisting of original poems and translations [T75179]
Page No(s):
pp.176-178
Poem Title:
From The Fourth Book of Statius's Thebaid. Beginning at Verse 309.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Eusden]
Attributed To:
Laurence Eusden