Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

Upon Ben Jonson - Poem by Robert Herrick

Here lies Jonson with the rest
Of the poets; but the best.
Reader, would'st thou more have known?
Ask his story, not this stone.
That will speak what this can't tell
Of his glory. So farewell.

Form: Epitaph

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, October 20, 2015

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