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Ambition is the stamp impressed by heaven

DMI number:
37441
First Line:
Ambition is the stamp impressed by heaven
Last Line:
Conducts the sun and regulates the spheres
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Drama, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Ambition, Nature, Politics, Religion, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Samuel Johnson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Excerpt from 'Irene' (1749): 44.
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.295-296
Poem Title:
Ambition inseparable from Great Minds. [S. Johnson.]
Attribution:
S. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.274-275
Poem Title:
Ambition inseparable from Great Minds. [S. Johnson.]
Attribution:
S. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets ... The fourth edition [T121136] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.274-275
Poem Title:
Ambition inseparable from Great Minds. [S. Johnson.]
Attribution:
S. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry; extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. ... The fifth edition [T202612] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.274-275
Poem Title:
Ambition inseparable from Great Minds. [S. Johnson.]
Attribution:
S. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson