Document ReferencePw V 38/13 (pp 71-72)
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Song Upon Ld Rochester's Death', by Thomas Flatman; n.d.
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 38.
Text consists of three 6-line verses.

Written in 1680 on the death of John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester.
Title Of WorkSong Upon Ld Rochester's Death
First Line of PoemAs on his death bed gasping Strephon lay
Last Line of PoemLive not like Strephon, but like Strephon dye
Physical DescriptionFor details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 38.
Related MaterialCrum, Index, A 1621
Publication NoteT. Flatman, Poems and Songs, 3rd ed. (1682) p 146
T. Flatman, Poems and Songs, 4th ed. (1686) pp 173-74

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA573Wilmot; John (1647-1680); 2nd Earl of Rochester; poet1647-1680
NA72802Flatman; Thomas (1637-1688); Mr; poet and miniature painter1637-1688
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