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Mirth diverts all care [T182529]

DMI number:
142
Aliases
Deliciae Poeticae/Mirth diverts all care
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1709
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T182529
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW115630903
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 2055
Full Title:
[i]Mirth Diverts all Care: | BEING | Excellent New SONGS, | COMPOS'D by the | Most Celebrated Wits of the Age, | On Divers Subjects, [i]viz.[/i] | [two columns] [column one] The [i]Scotch[/i] Riddle unfolded. | News from [i]London[/i]. | The Voyage to [i]Scotland[/i]. | Sir [i]Henry Wotten[/i] to Q. [i]Anne[/i]. | The Golden Age. | An Old Man Courting a | young Girl. | The Leveller. | The Chearful Heart. | The Quaker's Ballad. | The Quiet Retreat. | Win at first, Lose at last, | or a Game at Cards. | The Loyal Scot. | On a Ladies Eyes and Lips. [/column one] | [column two] A Fly drown'd in a Ladies | Eye. | The Character of a Good | Parson. | A Song by Col. [i]Salisbury[/i]. | A Song on Ingratitude. | A Song in [i]English[/i] and | [i]Latin[/i]. | The Grand Tack. | The Fable. | The Honest Man's Fate. | A Peruke Block. | A Latin Song. | In Truncum Capillatum. [/column two] | With many more Rare SONGS, worthy of | the Reader's Esteem. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: | Printed for [i]W. Lewis[/i], at the [i]Dolphin[/i] next [i]Tom[/i]'s Coffee-| House in [i]Russel-Street, Covent-Garden[/i], 1709.
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse and Miscellaneous collection
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
[10], 1-156 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Second(?) reissue of T93810. Two leaves have been cancelled (presumably title page of T93810 and title page of T119714). No half-title. No frontispiece.
Comments:
Contents: Latin translations of English poems, pp. 123-141; 153.
Other matter:
Prefatory mattter: Preface to the reader signed Philomusus (sigs. A2r-A3v); Contents (sigs. A4r-A5v).
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Mirth diverts all care [T119714]
Publication Date:
1708
ESTC No:
T119714
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Deliciae Poeticae; or Parnassus display'd in a choice collection of poems and songs [T93810]
Publication Date:
1706
ESTC No:
T93810
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
William Lewis
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
'Printed for W. Lewis, at the Dolphin next Tom's Coffee-House in Russel-Street, Covent-Garden.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
Come hither learned sisters
Page No:
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
Sir John Falstaff's song in praise of sack
Attribution:
Written by Ben Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Sir or madam chose you whether
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
Upon an hermaphrodite
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How providence and yet a Scottish crew
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pp.7-10
Poem Title:
The rebel scot
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Stand off and let me take the air
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
A fair nymph scorning a black boy courting her
Attribution:
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First Line:
Come beauteous nymph canst thou embrace
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pp.11-14
Poem Title:
An old man courting a young girl
Attribution:
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First Line:
All hail fair fruit may every crab tree bear
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
On the happy memory of Alderman Hoyle that hang'd himself
Attribution:
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First Line:
Nay prithee don't fly me
Page No:
pp.16-18
Poem Title:
The leveller
Attribution:
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First Line:
What though these ill times do go cross to our will
Page No:
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
A song. The chearful heart
Attribution:
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First Line:
O gag for shame that strumpet muse
Page No:
pp.19-21
Poem Title:
A song. The answer to the curse against ale.
Attribution:
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First Line:
All you that for parliament members do stand
Page No:
pp.22-24
Poem Title:
On a butcher's dog that bit a commanders mare, that stood to be a knight of the shire
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ye she-friends and he-friends whoever inherit
Page No:
pp.24-27
Poem Title:
The quakers ballad
Attribution:
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First Line:
Oh how I abhor
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
A song in Epsome-Wells. The quiet retreat
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ye merry hearts that love to play
Page No:
pp.29-32
Poem Title:
Win at first, lose at last, or, the game at cards
Attribution:
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First Line:
I am the woeful'st mad-man
Page No:
pp.32-37
Poem Title:
A song. The mad-man
Attribution:
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First Line:
All that have two or but one ear
Page No:
pp.37-42
Poem Title:
The four legg'd quaker
Attribution:
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First Line:
It fell on a day
Page No:
pp.42-44
Poem Title:
A Jolt on Michaelmas-Day, 1654. To him that hath fool'd More than Mahomet could, &c.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Stand up Smectymnuus and hear thy trial
Page No:
pp.44-48
Poem Title:
The scotch riddle unfolded, or reflections upon R. W. his most lamentable balad, called the Loyal non-conformist
Attribution:
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First Line:
I went from England into France
Page No:
pp.48-53
Poem Title:
Dr. Corbet's journey into France
Attribution:
Dr. Corbet's journey
Attributed To:
Richard Corbett
First Line:
Now at last the riddle is expounded
Page No:
pp.53-55
Poem Title:
The riddle of the Roundhead
Attribution:
By Mrs Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Bred of gued I think the nation's mad
Page No:
pp.55-58
Poem Title:
The loyal scot: an excellent new song.
Attribution:
By the same [i. e. Behn]
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Remember ye whigs what was formerly done
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
Advice to the city, or the whigs loyalty
Attribution:
By Mr. D'Urfey
Attributed To:
Thomas D'Urfey
First Line:
Joy to great Caesar
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
The king's health, set to Farinel's grounds. In six parts.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. D'Urfey]
Attributed To:
Thomas D'Urfey
First Line:
See see the air clears the murmurers that grumbled
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
A song at the loyal feast in Westminster-Hall, on July the 10th. 1684
Attribution:
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First Line:
Dear Will thy last did earnestly enquire
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
News from London
Attribution:
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First Line:
In that calm age for many blessings styled
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
The golden age
Attribution:
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First Line:
How happy is the peasant's life
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
Of a country life
Attribution:
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First Line:
When crowding folks with strange ill faces
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
A petitionary epistle: from Mr. Prior, to Fleet Shepherd.
Attribution:
From Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
The gods and the goddesses lately did feast
Page No:
pp.70-71
Poem Title:
Bacchinalia Coelestia. Or a receipt how to make punch.
Attribution:
By Alexander Ratcliff
Attributed To:
Alexander Radcliffe
First Line:
A new song made by an old quibbling pate
Page No:
pp.71-74
Poem Title:
The second part of the old courtier
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In vain we dissemble in vain do we trifle
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Whilst on Septimius' panting breast
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pp.75-76
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ah what can mean that eager joy
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
A dialogue between Phillis and Strephon
Attribution:
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First Line:
Soft notes and gently raised lest some harsh sound
Page No:
pp.77-78
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
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First Line:
Beneath an unfrequented shade
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Should I once fall in love as I hope I never shall
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
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First Line:
Love thee till there shall be an end of matter
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Phillis be gentler I advise
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
A song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The sweets of good humour with those of your eyes
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Haste Charon haste tis Noll commands thy speed
Page No:
pp.80-82
Poem Title:
A dialogue betwixt Oliver Cromwell and Charon
Attribution:
By Mr. Henry Hall
Attributed To:
Henry Hall
First Line:
Cynthia with an awful power
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
You meaner beauties of the night
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
Sir Henry Wotton to Queen Anne
Attribution:
Sir Henry Wotton
Attributed To:
Sir Henry Wotton
First Line:
In Celia's face a question did arise
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
A song on a ladys lips and eyes
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Keep on your mask and hide your eye
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
by Mr. Strowd
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
When this fly lived she used to play
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
On a fly drown'd in a lady's eye
Attribution:
By Dr. Loe
Attributed To:
Dr. Loe
First Line:
When whispering strains do softly steal
Page No:
pp.85-86
Poem Title:
A song in the commendation of musick
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
O when will Cupid shew such art
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come spur away
Page No:
pp.86-89
Poem Title:
An ode to a friend to hasten him into the country
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Randolph
Attributed To:
Thomas Randolph
First Line:
Let all be hushed each softest motion cease
Page No:
pp.89-91
Poem Title:
On Mrs Arabella Hunt singing. Pindarique Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
What art thou love whence are those charms
Page No:
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
What art thou, love!
Attribution:
Written by Mr. J. Allestry
Attributed To:
Jacob Allestry
First Line:
From harmony from heavenly harmony
Page No:
pp.93-95
Poem Title:
A song for St Cecilia's Day, 1687.
Attribution:
Written by John Dryden, Esq. Compos'd by Mr. John Baptist Draghi.
Attributed To:
Giovanni Battista Draghi
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis no disgrace brave youth to own
Page No:
pp.96-98
Poem Title:
To his friend Captain Chamberlaine; in love with a lady he had taken in an Algerine Prize at sea. In allusion to the 4th ode of Horace, Lib. the 2d.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
What charms you have from what high race you sprung
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
To a lady of quality playing on the lute
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
A parish priest was of the pilgrim train
Page No:
pp.100-103
Poem Title:
The character of a good parson. Imitated from Chaucer and Inlarg'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Great good and just could I but rate
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Below this marble monument is laid
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
The monument of a maiden lady, who dy'd at the Bath and is there interr'd
Attribution:
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First Line:
Musing on cares of humane fate
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Mr. D'urfey
Attributed To:
Thomas D'Urfey
First Line:
Whilst Cynthia sung all angry wings lay still
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let the vain spark consume his store
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If mighty wealth that gives the rules
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In courts ambition kills the great
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Where art thou god of dreams for whose soft chain
Page No:
pp.109-110
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Cease anxious world your fruitless pain
Page No:
pp.110-111
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
Fill me a bowl a mighty bowl
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Mr. Oldham
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Amidst the shades and cool refreshing streams
Page No:
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How have I served how just or true
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Collonel Salisbury
Attributed To:
Colonel Salisbury
First Line:
I little thought thou fond ungrateful sin
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
A song on ingratitude
Attribution:
By Mr. Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When I drink my heart is possessed
Page No:
pp.114-115
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By the Honourable Sir Robert Howard
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
In some kind dream upon her slumbers steal
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
Tune thy harmonious lyre begin my muse
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By George Granvile, Esq
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
When death shall part us from these kids
Page No:
pp.116-119
Poem Title:
A dialogue between Thirsis and Dorinda
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
O love that stronger art than wine
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
By Colonel Ousley
Attributed To:
Colonel Ousley
First Line:
Hence fond deceiver hence be gone
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
A dialogue betwixt love and despair
Attribution:
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First Line:
Dame Fortune if thou want'st a guide
Page No:
pp.122-124
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
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First Line:
God prosper long our noble king
Page No:
pp.124-140
Poem Title:
A song. Chevy Chase. By order of the Bishop of London
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ingrateful England cursed to that degree
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
An heroick poem on her highness the Lady Ann's voyage into Scotland: with a little digression upon the times
Attribution:
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First Line:
Although no brandished cherubins are here
Page No:
pp.145-148
Poem Title:
Upon the two gyants at the entrance of the physick-garden in Oxford
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Scorn me not fair because you see
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
An old shepherd courting a young nymph
Attribution:
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First Line:
This globe of earth on which we dwell
Page No:
p.149
Poem Title:
The grand tack
Attribution:
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First Line:
Twas night and all the village wrapped in sleep
Page No:
pp.150-151
Poem Title:
The honest man's fate
Attribution:
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First Line:
In Aesop's time a wretched man we find
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
Fable
Attribution:
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First Line:
The party's hen pecked W--- are thy wives
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
Moral
Attribution:
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First Line:
John Dryden enemies had three
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
On Mr. John Dryden
Attribution:
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First Line:
My noble blockhead does with Caesar's vie
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
On a peruque block
Attribution:
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First Line:
Of noble race was Shinkin
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
A song
Attribution:
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First Line:
Under this stone
Page No:
pp.154-156
Poem Title:
An epitaph upon that profound and learned casuist, the late ordinary of Newgate
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