Document ReferencePw V 450/2
TitleMS epilogue composed by Samuel Wesley, the younger, and Thomas Fitzgerald for Terence's Phormio performed at Westminster School; 5 December, 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 a dialogue of 22 lines in elegiac couplets, between Phormio (Mostyn) and Chremes 'exiturus' (Reynolds).

This is an epilogue specially written for Terence's Phormio performed at Westminster School, Dec. 1727.

The last line is taken from Martial, Epigrams 2.90.10.

The text is followed by the authors' names, Wesley and Fitzgerald.

Date not given on this folio, but suggested from the date given on the prologue on f 1r, for details of which see Pw V 450/1.
Title Of WorkEpilogus
First Line of PoemPh<ormio>. Heus tu paulisper. Ch<remes>. Quid mecum? Ph<ormio>. Siccine spretos
Last Line of PoemSit Nox cum somno, sit sine lite Dies
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
NA11457Mostyn; John (1710-1779); General; M.P. Malton 1741-68 Governor of Minorca 1770-31710-1779
NA73023Reynolds; Octavian (1707-1773); King's Scholar at Westminster School 1724-81707-1773
NA72699Martialis; M. Valerius (c.40-c.104); Martial; Roman poetc.40-c.104
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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