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 Nar’aka.Narcissus (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Narcissa,
 
in the Night Thoughts, was Elizabeth Lee, Dr. Young’s step-daughter. In Night iii. the poet says she was clandestinely buried at Montpelier, because, being a Protestant, she was “denied the charity that dogs enjoy.” (For Pope’s Narcissa see NANCY.)   1
 


 Nar’aka.Narcissus (The). 

 
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