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Old Bavius fits.'] Bavins wa' in ancient Poet, celebrated by Virgil for th? tie cause
as Tibbald by our author, tho* in led christian-like manner : For heathenifhly it is
declared by Virgil of Bavius, that he ought to be laled and detested for his evil ...
315 Now Bavius, take the poppy from thy brow, And place it here ! here all ye
Heroes bow ! This, this is He, foretold by ancient rhymes, Th' Augustus born to
bring Saturnian times : Beneath his reign, (hall Eusden wear the bays, 320
322 Alaric. iii. 83 Attillj. iii. 84 B. •DLackmore, Sir Richard, i. ioz. it. 249 Befaleel,
Morris, ii. 118 Banks, i. zjo. Blome. i. 126 Bond. ii. 118. iii. 151 Brown, iii. 20
Budgel, Esq; ii. 367 Boyer, Abel. ii. 383 Breval (J. Durant) ii. 118. and 232 Bavius.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lizpatanders - LibraryThing
On the whole, I did enjoy reading this poem, although I found it very difficult to read. I've heard before that it's very hard to comprehend the first time around, and I would have to agree. Although ... Read full review