Elegy

In literature, an elegy is a mournful, melancholic or plaintive poem, especially a funeral song or a lament for the dead.

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... In 1751, Thomas Gray published "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard", composed in the heroic stanza ... seen in Annus Mirabilis, but the use of the poetic form in an elegy gave it the title of the "elegiac decasyllabic quatrain" ... of Gray's time also wrote heroic stanzas about topics similar to those in Elegy, such as Thomas Warton in Pleasures of Melancholy and William Collins in Ode to Evening ...
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... The Latin elegy of ancient Roman literature was most often erotic or mythological in nature ... Other than epitaphs, examples of ancient elegy as a poem of mourning include Catullus' Carmen 101, on his dead brother, and elegies by Propertius on his dead mistress Cynthia and a matriarch of ... established the genre in English literature is Thomas Gray's Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard (1750) ...