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Folly and vice are easy to describe

DMI number:
4153
First Line:
Folly and vice are easy to describe
Last Line:
But from the uncorrupted blood of kings
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Panegyric
Themes:
Patriotism / glory of the British nation, Politics, The monarchy (heads of state)[Duke of York (later James II)], and War
Related People
Author:
Wentworth Dillon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Niemayer (1939): 627-28. Chalmers (1810) VIII: 266.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems by the Earl of Roscomon. To which is added, An essay on poetry, by the Earl of Mulgrave, now Duke of Buckingham. Together with Poems by Mr. Richard Duke. [T132427]
Page No(s):
pp.122-124
Poem Title:
A Prologue Spoken to His Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
Poetical miscellanies: the fifth part [T161282]
Page No(s):
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
Spoken to his Royal Highness the Duke of York, at the Theatre in Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Written by the Right Honourable the Earl of Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The minor poets or the works of the most celebrated authors [vol 1] [N6033]
Page No(s):
p.19
Poem Title:
A Prologue spoken to his Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The works of celebrated authors of whose writings there are but small remains [vol I] [T145013] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.18
Poem Title:
A Prologue spoken to his Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [2nd ed] [T185023] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.22
Poem Title:
A Prologue Spoken to His Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [N25943] [ECCO] (1751)
Page No(s):
p.22
Poem Title:
A Prologue Spoken to His Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 1] [T79268]
Page No(s):
p.22
Poem Title:
A Prologue Spoken to His Royal Highness the Duke of York, at Edinburgh.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon