John Milton

(9 December 1608 – 8 November 1674 / London, England)

An Epitaph On The Admirable Dramatic Poet W. Shakespeare - Poem by John Milton

What needs my Shakespeare for his honored bones
The labor of an age in piled stones?
Or that his hallowed reliques should be hid
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Comments about An Epitaph On The Admirable Dramatic Poet W. Shakespeare by John Milton

  • Fabrizio Frosini (10/15/2015 7:19:00 AM)

    this poem was written by John Milton in 1630 (Report)Reply

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  • Michael Gale (2/23/2009 1:38:00 PM)

    Quite, thy erst'while poet...
    Tho'he ne're kno'it.

    Lo' he went well blind, in'visioned, speak...
    Lest ye words, unheaded leak?

    In trouble'd with thy steadied law...
    In health, hath plum'ted to a most slow paced, crawl.

    Great poem, God bless us all-MJG.
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