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Subject: BACON
Matches Found: 7

BACON'S EPITAPH, MADE BY HIS MAN, by JOHN COTTON (1640-1699)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Death, why so cruel? What! No other way
Last Line: Whether to caesar he was friend or foe.
Subject(s): Bacon, Nathaniel (1647-1676); Jamestown, Virginia


ENIGMA: 8, by FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: What was I? Such a clever friar
Last Line: I learned to smoke instead of sleep.
Subject(s): Bacon


NAT BACON'S BONES, by ARCHIBALD MACLEISH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
Alternate Author Name(s): Fleming, Archibald
Subject(s): Bacon, Nathaniel (1647-1676); Social Protest


RADIOACTIVE ASSAY AND EPITAPH: INDIAN SCHOOL, by LIZ WALDNER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The way paved with iron of interdicted sites
Subject(s): Bacon, Francis (1561-1626); Philosophy & Philosophers; Science; Scientists


SHAKSPERE-BACON CIPHER, by WALT WHITMAN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I doubt it not - then more, far more
Last Line: A mystic cipher waits infolded.
Subject(s): Bacon, Francis (1561-1626); Dramatists; Philosophy & Philosophers; Plays & Playwrights; Poetry & Poets; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)


THE BURNING OF JAMESTOWN, by THOMAS DUNN ENGLISH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Mad berkeley believed, with his gay cavaliers
Last Line: The rogues rule and ruin, while honest men swing.
Subject(s): Bacon, Nathaniel (1647-1676); Jamestown, Virginia


THE MODERN TIPPLING PHILOSOPHERS, by JAMES HAY BEATTIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Father hodge had his pipe and his dram
Last Line: If I blame, be assured I am tipsy.
Subject(s): Bacon, Roger (1214-1292); Drinks & Drinking; Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679); Philosophy & Philosophers; Science; Wine; Scientists