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Subject:  Re: Leigh Hunt Date:  3/26/2005  3:07 PM
Author:  patchdodd Number:  186 of 218

actually this poem was written by Thomas Randolph in the 1600's. :-) Great poem.

Leigh Hunt translated the poem to English. Thomas Randolph's original was in Latin from Amyntas. The metre and flavor should be credited to Hunt.

That said, I didn't realize Randolph was the original author.
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