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To wake the soul by tender strokes of art

DMI number:
7404
Poem Aliases
Pope. Prologue to Cato.
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Cato. Prologue.
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Absolute (100%)
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First Line:
To wake the soul by tender strokes of art
Last Line:
As Cato's self had not disdained to hear
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts, Ancient history, and Theatre
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Author:
Alexander Pope
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 96-7.
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To wake the soul by tender strokes of art
Last Line:
And show you have the virtue to be moved
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Content/Publication
Title:
A collection and selection of English prologues and epilogues [vol 3] [T145232] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.118-119
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
A Collection of the Most Celebrated Prologues Spoken at the Theatres of Drury-Lane and Lincolns-Inn. [N27805]
Page No(s):
pp.i-ii
Poem Title:
Spoken by Mr. Wilks, to the Tragedy of CATO.
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Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A compleat collection of the best and most admir'd prologues and epilogues [ESTC T53679] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
The Original Prologue to Cato...spoken by Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Miscellaneous poems and translations [T5779] [vol I]
Page No(s):
pp.150-152
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Miscellaneous poems and translations [T5780] [vol I]
Page No(s):
pp.150-152
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Miscellany Poems. By Mr. Pope. The Fifth Edition [Vol. 1] [T5782]
Page No(s):
pp.183-185
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Miscellany Poems. By Mr. Pope. The Fifth Edition. [Vol. I] [ECCO] [T5781]
Page No(s):
pp.183-185
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Miscellany Poems. By Mr. Pope. The Sixth Edition [vol. 1] [N1461] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.183-185
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope (index)
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Prologues and epilogues, celebrated for their poetical merit [ecco] [N12159]
Page No(s):
pp.228-230
Poem Title:
Prologue To Mr. Addison's Cato.
Attribution:
Written by Alexander Pope, Esq;
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.177-179
Poem Title:
Prologue to Cato
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by Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The British spouter or stage assistant: containing the most celebrated prologues and epilogues [T99203] [ecco]
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pp.25-27
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato...Spoken By Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The court of Thespis, being a collection of the most admired prologues and epilogues that have appeared for many years [T71442] [ecco]
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pp.110-111
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato
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By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The essence of theatrical wit being a select collection of the best and most admired prologues and epilogues [T113755]
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pp.3-4
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The Original Prologue to Cato. Written by Mr. Pope, spoken by Wilks.
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Written by Mr. Pope
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Alexander Pope
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [N64656] [ECCO]
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pp.219-220
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato...Spoken by Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [T193665] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato...Spoken by Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The theatrical bouquet: containing prologues and epilogues from Colley Cibber to the present year. [T70688] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
Prologue To Cato...Spoken by Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The works of Mr. Alexander Pope. To which are added, I. Cooper’s-Hill. By Sir John Denham. II. An Essay on Translated Verse... [ESTC T5394]
Page No(s):
p.259-260
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
Mr. Alexander Pope (title page)
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope