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The Litany of Dr. Lang and the Holy Coat single work   poetry   satire   "Dr. Lang is going to England,"
  • Author:agent John Dunmore Lang
Issue Details: First known date: 1846... 1846 The Litany of Dr. Lang and the Holy Coat
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  • This poem appears in an article by Lang, titled 'Romish Tactics' that was published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 14 March 1846, prior to Lang's departure for England. In the article, Lang chastises the Herald's editor for his Roman Catholic bias. The poem takes the form of a litany; the antiphon reading: 'Holy Coat! pray for us'.

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