Prologue [“True patriots all” poem, 1801]

[Editor: A poem written in 1801, possibly by Henry Carter (of England). Its authorship has been misattributed to George Barrington, the famous “gentleman pickpocket” who was transported to Australia as a convict. Published in The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature for the Year 1801 (London, 1802). The poem is […]