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Grown old in rhyme twere barbarous to discard

DMI number:
1970
First Line:
Grown old in rhyme twere barbarous to discard
Last Line:
Nor force him to be damned to get his living
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Prologue
Themes:
Money / wealth and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 101.
Author:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
'Uncertain attribution' c. f. Keith.
Author:
Joseph Addison
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 102 notes Addison might be a possible co-author.
Author:
Sir Richard Steele
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 102 notes Steele might be a possible co-author.
Dedicatee:
Thomas D'Urfey
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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First Line:
Grown old in rhyme twas barbarous to discard
Last Line:
Nor force him to be damned to get his living
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 4] [T93622] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Prologue...Designed For Mr. D'Urfey's Last Play.
Attribution:
Written By Several Hands.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A Supplement to Dr. Swift's and Mr. Pope's Works [ECCO] [T48930]
Page No(s):
pp.327-328
Poem Title:
Prologue design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The Last Volume [**query: possible duplicate record]
Page No(s):
pp.208-209
Poem Title:
Prologue, design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The last volume [ECCO] [T173801]
Page No(s):
pp.208-209
Poem Title:
Prologue, design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The last volume [T172697] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.117-118
Poem Title:
Prologue, Design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The last volume [T204336] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
Prologue Designed for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The last volume [T39473] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.117-118
Poem Title:
Prologue, Design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Miscellanies. The last volume [T39474]
Page No(s):
pp.208-209
Poem Title:
Prologue, design'd for Mr. Durfy's last Play.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies consisting of original poems and translations [T133656]
Page No(s):
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Prologue. Design'd for Mr. D---'s last Play.
Attribution:
Written by several Hands
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies consisting of original poems and translations [T75180]
Page No(s):
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Prologue, Design'd for Mr. D----'s last Play.
Attribution:
Written by several Hands
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poetical Miscellanies, consisting of original poems and translations [T75179]
Page No(s):
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
Prologue, Design'd for Mr. D---'s last Play.
Attribution:
Written by several Hands
Attributed To:
Not attributed