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Quevedo Y Villegas, Francisco Gomez De    Poet's Biography
Alternate Author Name(s): Quevedo, Francisco Gomez De; Quevedo, Francisco De
5 poems available by this author


MADRIGAL: THE RESTLESS LOVER    Poem Text    
First Line: The birds to wanton in the air desire
Last Line: Cannot the fire which burns my heart allay.


ROME BURIED IN HER RUINS    Poem Text    
First Line: Amidst these scenes, o pilgrim, seek'st thou rome?
Last Line: Nought but the wave, a fugitive, -- remains.
Subject(s): Rome, Italy


SONNET: DEATH-WARNINGS    Poem Text    
First Line: I saw the ramparts of my native land
Last Line: That was not a reminder of the end.
Subject(s): Death; Decay; Omens; Dead, The; Rot; Decadence


THE FLY    Poem Text    
First Line: Out of the wine-pot cried the fly
Last Line: Thus from the wine-pot, &c.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Flies


TO ROME; BURIED IN ITS RUINS    Poem Text    
First Line: Stranger, 'tis vain! Midst rome thou seek'st for rome
Last Line: Which seemed so fleet and fugitive remains.
Subject(s): Rome, Italy



Villegas, Esteban Manuel De    Poet's Biography
1 poems available by this author


TIS SWEET, IN THE GREEN SPRING