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Thespis the first professor of our art

DMI number:
4024
Poem Aliases
Sophonisba. Prologue.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Thespis the first professor of our art
Last Line:
Shall then be proved a pipe of inspiration
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Prologue
Themes:
Education, Politics, Religion, and Theatre
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. I (1956): 160-1.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection and selection of english prologues and epilogues [vol 1] [T145232] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
Prologue To Sophonisba. Written by Nat. Lee, Acted At Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Miscellany poems [ESTC R297]
Page No(s):
pp.277-278
Poem Title:
The Prologue at Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Miscellany poems: in two parts [ESTC R31378]
Page No(s):
pp.272-273
Poem Title:
The Prologue at Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
Prologues and epilogues, celebrated for their poetical merit [ecco] [N12159]
Page No(s):
p.80
Poem Title:
Prologue...To Sophonisba, performed at Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
by Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [N70161]
Page No(s):
pp.324-325
Poem Title:
The Prologue at Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
The second part of miscellany poems [T117014] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.319-320
Poem Title:
The Prologue at Oxford. 1680.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden