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  • An elegy on his death was published by William Tasker, poet and physiognomist, in the same year.
  • 1599) of Constantinople, though far from rivalling his contemporary Fuzuli, wrote much good poetry, including one piece of great excellence, an elegy on Suleiman I.
  • 20-22, this is hardly a serious deviation from the strict form of elegy (Klagelied).
  • In 1613 Donne contributed to the Lachrymae lachrymarum an obscure and frigid elegy on the death of the prince of Wales, and wrote his famous Marriage Song for St Valentine's Day to celebrate the nuptials of the elector palatine with the princess Elizabeth.
  • The noble elegy on the death of Saul and Jonathan, quoted from the Book of Jashar (2 Sam.

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