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The muses mercury [P2007] [December 1707]

DMI number:
187
Aliases
Muses mercury
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
Publication Date:
01/12/1707
Volume Number:
12 of 13
ESTC number:
P2007
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB128994980
Shelfmark:
BOD Don. e. 167.
Full Title:
THE | Muses Mercury | OR, | [g]Monthly Miscellany.[/g] | Consisting of | Poems, Prologues, Songs, Sonnets, Translations, | and other Curious Pieces, Never before Printed. | By the Best and most Celebrated Hands; | WITH | An Account of the [i]Opera's[/i] and [i]Plays[/i] that have been lately Acted and Performed, or are preparing | for the THEATERS. | [rule] | For the Month of [i]DECEMBER.[/i] | [rule] | [g]To be continu'd Monthly.[/g] | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i], Printed by [i]J. H.[/i] for [g]Andrew Bell[/g], at the [i]Cross-Keys[/i] | and [i]Bible[/i] in [i]Cornhill[/i], near [i]Stocks-Market[/i]. 1707. | Where are to be sold those for [i]January, February, March, April, May, June, | July, August, September, October, November,[/i] &c.
Epigraph:
[i]Ex quovis ligno non fit Mercurius[/i]
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Periodical miscellany
Format:
Quarto
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
[2], 267-288 pp. (pagination continues from preceeding issue)
Bibliographic details:
BOD Don. e. 167 contains all 13 issues
Comments:
Contents: Latin verse signed K. C. pp. 283-285; prose p. 287-288.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Contents p. [266]; apology for the late appearance of the issue and discussion of the project pp. 267-268.
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Related People
Editor:
John Oldmixon
Confidence:
Confident
Comments:
See ESTC record P2007
Publisher:
Andrew Bell
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
'Printed by J. H. for Andrew Bell, at the Cross Keys and Bible in Cornhill, near Stocks-Market.'
Printer:
J. H.
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
'Printed by J. H. for Andrew Bell, at the Cross Keys and Bible in Cornhill, near Stocks-Market.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
A peasant past his climacteric year
Page No:
pp.268-269
Poem Title:
Death and the Clown. Out of Aesop. An Imitation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A man unfortunate was wont to cry
Page No:
p.269
Poem Title:
The Unfortunate Man and Death. Out of Fontane.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Though neither of us many years have known
Page No:
pp.270-271
Poem Title:
To T. S. Esq; Sent with a Poem on a Country Life.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. H.
Attributed To:
First Line:
How am I rapt when I upon thee gaze
Page No:
p.271
Poem Title:
On Miss Santlow
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The drugs in me which Ch--se was wont to pound
Page No:
p.272
Poem Title:
Verses written Extempore, on Sight of an Apothecary's Mortar turn'd into a Flower-Pot.
Attribution:
By E. E.
Attributed To:
First Line:
I thence into the land of lying came
Page No:
p.272
Poem Title:
A Description of the Land of Lying. Out of Boccace and Others.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I led my Sylvia to the grove
Page No:
pp.273-274
Poem Title:
A Song for J. H.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
With envy I thy shining story read
Page No:
p.274
Poem Title:
An Epigram. To the Ingenious Author of the Treatise, in Vindication of the Right Honourable the Earl of Peterborough's Conduct in Spain.
Attribution:
By J. O.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hark fair Eliza how loud Boreas roars
Page No:
pp.275-276
Poem Title:
On Eliza's Voyage for Ireland.
Attribution:
By Mr. Thomas Uvedale
Attributed To:
Thomas Uvedale
First Line:
The lark now leaves his watery nest
Page No:
pp.276-277
Poem Title:
A Cantata...Set by Mr. Leveridge
Attribution:
The Words by Sir W. D.
Attributed To:
First Line:
For shame no disputes over the glass then drink fair
Page No:
p.277
Poem Title:
A Drinking Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. T. Green of Cambridge
Attributed To:
T. Green
First Line:
Go bid the fiery chariot of the sun
Page No:
pp.278-279
Poem Title:
The Constant
Attribution:
By Mr. Rich. Clavering
Attributed To:
Richard Clavering
First Line:
Whether your sparkling eyes I see
Page No:
p.279
Poem Title:
To Delia
Attribution:
By J. S.
Attributed To:
First Line:
I laugh my friend at that contentious strife
Page No:
pp.280-282
Poem Title:
To William Blackbourne, Esq; On the Folly of Faction.
Attribution:
By J. O.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gaze not on swans on whose white breast
Page No:
pp.285-286
Poem Title:
On a Young Lady of Quality
Attribution:
By her Lover
Attributed To:
First Line:
We say you mean this and you say you mean that
Page No:
p.286
Poem Title:
The Aenigma in the last Mercury explain'd.
Attribution:
By Mr. Allen
Attributed To:
Mr. Allen
First Line:
I'm a monster as great Sir
Page No:
p.287
Poem Title:
An Aenigma.
Attribution:
By Capt. H. S--s
Attributed To: