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This night presents a play which public rage

DMI number:
38305
Poem Aliases
Word to the wise. Prologue.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
This night presents a play which public rage
Last Line:
And mirth was bounty with a humbler name
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Prologue
Themes:
Theatre
Related People
Author:
Samuel Johnson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Fleeman (1971): 133.
Content/Publication
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [N64656] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.211-212
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Word to the Wise. For the Benefit of Mrs. Kelly and her Children...And spoken by Mr. Hull.
Attribution:
Written for the Occasion by Dr. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [T193665] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.211-212
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Word to the Wise. For the Benefit of Mrs. Kelly and her Children...And spoken by Mr. Hull.
Attribution:
Written for the Occasion by Dr. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [T70688] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.211-212
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Word to the Wise. For the Benefit of Mrs. Kelly and her Children...And spoken by Mr. Hull.
Attribution:
Written for the Occasion by Dr. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson