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A pacquet from Parnassus [vol I. numb II] [T66974]

DMI number:
124
Aliases
Paquet from Parnassus
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1702
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T66974
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113751786
Shelfmark:
BOD Hope adds 1188 (bound together with vol. I. numb. I]
Full Title:
A | PAQUET | FROM | PARNASSUS: | OR, A | [g]Collection of Papers,[/g] | [i]VIZ.[/i] | [two columns] [column one] I. An Essay on Variety. | II. Advice to the Unfortunate. | III. An Encomium on Prince [i]Eugene,[/i] De-|dicated to the French King, for the use | of the Dauphin. In Latin. | IV. The Whim, dedicated to 2 Kings, &c. | V. The Modern Lawyer, in Imitation of | [i]Erasmus[/i]. | VI. On the Descent of the Germans from | the [i]Alps[/i] to [i]Verona[/i], and their Ascent | from the Aquaduct into [i]Cremona[/i]. | VII. A Prologue design'd for [i]Tamerlane[/i] | but never spoke. Written by Doctor [i]G[/i]. | VIII. An Ode, in Imitation of [i]Horace[/i]'s | 14th of the 2d Book, &c. By [i]J. H.[/i]. [/column one] | [column two] IX. A Bombastical Letter to a Bombastical | Parson. | X. A Paradox in praise of War. | XI. On the Art of Painting. | XII. The Play-House: A Satyr. By [i]T. G.[/i] | Gent. | XIII. On the Advancement of Poetry. | XIV. On the Preference of Oronoko To-| bacco by the Dutch. | XV. The Dawn. Done out of Latin. | XVI. On Content. In Latin and English | XVII. On Eternity. | XVIII. On the French King. In French | and English. | XIX. On his late Majesty. [/column two] | [rule] | Vol. I. Numb. II. | [rule] [i]London[/i] Printed by [i]J. How[/i], in the [i]Ram-Head-Inn-Yard[/i] in [i]Fanchurch-| street[/i]; and Sold by most Booksellers, 1702.
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellaneous collection and Periodical miscellany
Format:
Quarto
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
[4], 1-24, 23-26 pp. (i.e. 23, 24 are repeated).
Bibliographic details:
Mispagination: 6 misnumbered '5'.
Comments:
Contents: Items linked by brief prose notes. Also contains prose (pp. 1. 13-15); Latin (pp. 2-4, 10); prose dialogue (pp. 7-10); French (p. 24, 23[i.e. 25]).
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Advertisements (Av); Preface signed H. D. (A2r-v)
References:
ESTC P2108 refers to both this and T43544.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
A pacquet from Parnassus [vol I numb I] [T43544]
Publication Date:
1702
ESTC No:
T43544
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Printer:
John How
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
'Printed by J. How, in the Ram-Head-Inn-Yard in Fanchurch-street; and Sold by most Booksellers'
Content/Publication
First Line:
There is a tax which must be paid to fate
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
Advice to the Unfortunate
Attribution:
H.D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Midst pretty tricks and quaint device
Page No:
p.4-5[i.e. 6]
Poem Title:
The Whim, Dedicated to two Kings, that of Madrid and that of St. Germains.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
From parting clouds the German eagle brings
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
On the Descent of the Germans from the Alps to Verona And their Ascent from the Aquaduct into Cremona.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Today a mighty hero comes to warm
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
A prologue designed for Tamerlane, but never spoke &c.
Attribution:
Written by Dr. G----
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Alas how swift the crowding minutes pass
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
An ode, in imitation of Horace's 14th of the 2d book, beginning Eheu! Fugaces, Posthume, Postume, Labuntur Anni, &c.
Attribution:
By J. H.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Peace thou corrupter of mortality
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
A Paradox in Praise of War.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As when the charms of harmony we hear
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
On the Art of Painting.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Near to the Rose where punks in numbers flock
Page No:
pp.18-21
Poem Title:
The Play-House: A Satyr.
Attribution:
By T. G. Gent
Attributed To:
First Line:
When yet the world was young and nature new
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
To my Ingenious Friend Mr. B. H. on the Advancement of Poetry: Occasion'd by an Edition of his.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
View those that frequent the Virginia walk
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
On the Preference of Oronoko Tobacco by the Dutch.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Now from the eastern quarter of the sky
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
The dawn: done out of Latin. Statius lib. 1.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Should the whole art of growing numbers stand
Page No:
pp.24-23[ i.e. 25]
Poem Title:
Eternity
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh the surprising storms and numerous train
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
On Content: Done out of Latin
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
See thou disturber of the world's repose
Page No:
pp.24-25 [i.e. 26-27]
Poem Title:
To the French King
Attribution:
Previous poem (in French: 'Au Roy Francais' p. 23 [25]) is by H. D; this is headed with the note 'The translation of the foregoing French, by the same' (p. 24 [26])
Attributed To:
First Line:
How long must the restorer of our state
Page No:
pp.25-26 [i.e. 27-28]
Poem Title:
On the King.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To: