Document ReferencePw V 450/1
TitleMS prologue composed by Samuel Wesley, the younger, and Thomas Fitzgerald for Terence's Phormio, performed at Westminster School (Dec. 1727); 1727
Date5 December 1727
Content DescriptionA full description of the MS in which this item appears can be found under the reference Pw V 450.
Text consists of 22 lines in elegiac couplets.

This is a prologue specially written for Terence's Phormio, performed at Westminster School, 5 Dec. 1727.

The text is preceded by the title, the date and the words 'Spoke by Gilpin' and is followed by the names Wesley and Fitzgerald.

The prologue is written on f 1r and is followed by the epilogue on f 2r, for details of which see Pw V 450/2.
Title Of WorkPrologus Phormionis
First Line of PoemAnnua pompa patet, rerumq<ue> revertitur ordo
Last Line of PoemAtq<ue> brevi longum perficietur opus
Termeducation, schools, Westminster School
Physical DescriptionFor details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, etc) of the MS in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 450.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72710Terentius Afer; P. (c.190-c.159 BC); -; Terence; Roman comic dramatistc.190-c.159 BC
NA73021Gilpin; James (c.1710-1766); Mr; King's Scholar at Westminster School 1724-8c.1710-1766
NA72806Wesley; Samuel (1691-1739); Mr; the younger1691-1739
NA74448Fitzgerald; Thomas (c.1695-1752); Mr; Queen's Scholar Westminster School 1710-14; later Usher at Westminster Schoolc.1695-1752
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