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The husbandman in vain renews his toil

DMI number:
17528
Poem Aliases
Love for Love. Prologue.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Congreve. Love for Love.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The husbandman in vain renews his toil
Last Line:
Before your late encouragement of wit
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Drama, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Prologue
Themes:
Ambition, Critics / criticism, Gardens, and Theatre
Related People
Author:
William Congreve
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
McKenzie I: 251-252.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection and selection of English prologues and epilogues [vol 3] [T145232] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.74-75
Poem Title:
Prologue To Love For Love. Spoken At The Opening Of The New House.
Attribution:
Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
Title:
A Second and Last Collection of the Most Celebrated Prologues and Epilogues Spoken at the Theatres of Drury-Lane and Lincoln's-Inn. [N21645]
Page No(s):
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
Spoken at the Opening of the New House by Mr. BETTERTON, to the Comedy of LOVE for LOVE.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A second and last collection of the most celebrated prologues and epilogues spoken at the theatres of Drury-Lane and Lincolns-Inn. [ESTC N27804] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
Spoken at the Opening of the New House by Mr. Betterton, to the Comedy of Love for Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Prologues and epilogues, celebrated for their poetical merit [ecco] [N12159]
Page No(s):
pp.168-169
Poem Title:
Prologue To Mr. Congreve's Love for Love. Spoken At the Opening of the New-House.
Attribution:
Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve