C. H. Herford, Percy Simpson, and Evelyn Simpson (eds), Ben Jonson, Vol. 11: Commentary; Jonson's Literary Record; Supplementary Notes; Index

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31. In Obitum Ben. Ionson.

  • 1NEc sic excidimus: pars tantùm vilior audit
  • 2     Imperium Libitina tuum, cœlestior urget
  • 3Æthereos tractus, mediasreproduced character supervolat Auras,
  • 4 Et velut effusum spissa inter nubila lumen
  • 5Ingenij strictura micat; fœlicior ille,
  • 6Quisquis ab hoc victurum a〈r〉ctavit Lampada Phœbo.
  • 7In famulante faces accendimus, idreproduced character severœ,
  • 8Quod damns alterius vitœ, concedimus Vmbrœ.
  • 9Sic Caput Ismarij, cœsd cervice, Poetæ,
  • 10Nescio quid rapido vocale immurmurat Hebro,
  • 11Memnonis adverso sic stridit Chordula Phœbo,
  • 12Datreproduced character modos magicos, tenuesreproduced character, reciprocal Auras:
  • 13Seu Tu Grandiloqui torques vaga frœna Theatri,
  • 14 En Tibi vox geminis applaudit publica Palmis;
  • 15 Seu juvat in Numeros palantes cogere voces
  • 16Mæoniâ Jonsone cheli, Te pronus amantum
  • 17Prosequitur Cœtus, studioso imitamine vatum.
  • 18 Beniamini insignis quondam quintuplice ditis
  • 19 Suffitu Mensœ, densareproduced character paropside, sed Tu
  • 20  Millenâ plus parte alios excedis, et auctis
  • 21  Accumulas dapibus, propriâ de dote, Placentam.

Sam. Evans, LL. Bace.

No. Coll. Oxon. Soc.

Samuel Evans, entered New College 1625, aged 18; B.C.L. 1632; incorporated at Cambridge 1635; rector of Syresham., Northants, 1637.

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