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Tis said when the renowned Augustus reigned

DMI number:
17536
Poem Aliases
Unhappy Favourite or the Earl of Essex. Prologue.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Banks. Unhappy Favourite or the Earl of Essex.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Tis said when the renowned Augustus reigned
Last Line:
This modest poem is the ladies' play
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Drama, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Prologue
Themes:
History, Poetry / literature / writing, Theatre, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
John Banks
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Prologue to The Unhappy Favourite or the Earl of Essex (1682: ESTC R10948).
Content/Publication
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.21-22
Poem Title:
Intended to be Spoke to the Tragedy of The Unhappy Favourite; or, The Earl of Essex.
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.21-22
Poem Title:
Intended to be Spoke to the Tragedy of The Unhappy Favourite; or, the Earl of Essex.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed