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Ordained to tread the thorny ground

DMI number:
33553
First Line:
Ordained to tread the thorny ground
Last Line:
And poor men bless me when I die
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Fragment, and Prayer
Themes:
The happy man / contentment, The law, and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Samuel Whyte
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
The authorship of the verse in The Shamrock, the collection edited by Whyte, is uncertain. Some of the verse is by Whyte, and some by unknown others.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems, the productions of the kingdom of Ireland. [N5695] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.202-203
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Prayer. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A collection of poems. The productions of the kingdom of Ireland [T103074] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.202-203
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Prayer. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Modern poems: selected chiefly from miscellanies published lately. [T54021] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.137
Poem Title:
XLI. The Lawyer's Prayer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The fugitive miscellany: a collection of fugitive pieces in prose and verse [vol 1] [T118867] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.181-182
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Prayer. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The shamrock: or, Hibernian cresses. A collection of poems, songs, epigrams, &c. [N22315] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Prayer. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The shamrock: or, Hibernian cresses. A collection of poems, songs, epigrams, &c. [T90484] [2nd ed] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Prayer. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed