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The gods were pleased to choose the conquering side

DMI number:
2265
First Line:
The gods were pleased to choose the conquering side
Last Line:
But Cato thought he conquered when he died
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Fate / fortune / providence
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Author:
Wentworth Dillon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) VIII: 271.
Translated from:
Lucan
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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The gods were pleased to cease the conquering side
Last Line:
But Cato thought he conquered when he died
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
A supplement to the works of the most celebrated minor poets [T79269] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.5
Poem Title:
Translation of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
The Earl of Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
A Supplement To The Works Of The Most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 3] [2nd ed] [T185023] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.5
Poem Title:
Translation of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The minor poets or the works of the most celebrated authors [vol 1] [N6033]
Page No(s):
p.44
Poem Title:
Translation of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset, also those of the Dukes of Devonshire and Buckinghamshire [T95243]
Page No(s):
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset, the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire [Vol II] [T94653]
Page No(s):
p.171
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset: The Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c [Vol II] [T95240]
Page No(s):
p.166
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset: The Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire, &c. [Vol II] [T146730]
Page No(s):
p.134
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset, the Duke of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c [Vol II] [T95242]
Page No(s):
p.129
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset, the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c. [Vol II] [N35509]
Page No(s):
p.131
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset: the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c. [Vol II] [T119718]
Page No(s):
p.134
Poem Title:
Translations of the following verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
Title:
The Works of the most celebrated Minor Poets [vol. 3] [N25943] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.5
Poem Title:
Translation of the following Verse from Lucan. Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon