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A thousand horrid prodigies foretold it

DMI number:
33506
First Line:
A thousand horrid prodigies foretold it
Last Line:
And all the maladies of sinking states
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Corruption, Disaster, and Social order
Related People
Author:
Samuel Johnson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
LION: extract from Irene (1749): 2.
Content/Publication
Title:
The fugitive miscellany: a collection of fugitive pieces in prose and verse [vol 1] [T118867] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.57
Poem Title:
Present State of Great Britain.
Attribution:
By Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson