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A collection of hymns and poems for the use of the October club [T146866]

DMI number:
315
Publication Date:
1711
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T146866
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB131750664
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 72
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | HYMNS | POEMS, | For the Use of | The October Club. | [rule] | [i]By Dr.[/i] S---------l, [i]Dr.[/i] A-------y, [i]Dr[/i]. S-------e, | [i]Dr[/i]. M------ss, [i]and little[/i] T---------p [i]of[/i] Oxford, | [i]Ch----ns to the said Club[/i]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the Year 1711. | [i]Price[/i] 6 d.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Political miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Price:
6 d
Pagination:
[1-9] 2-38.
Bibliographic details:
Octavo in fours. The pamphlet has been clumsily trimmed.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: 'The Epistle Dedicatory to the Right Worshipful Members of the October Club' is a mock dedication lamenting the fact that "some people may turn so grave a Composure into Ridicule' and poking fun at passive obedience and the drunkeness of the Tory members of the club.
References:
Case 256.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Gay was the treat and spacious was the board
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pp.1-4
Poem Title:
The O---br Feast.
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First Line:
A poor Samaritan as story goes
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pp.5-6
Poem Title:
A Tale of the O----br C--n.
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First Line:
At the sign of Bow-Bell in a secret Cabal
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pp.7-9
Poem Title:
The C--b.
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First Line:
All you that did us trust sirs
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pp.10-15
Poem Title:
A Song. To the Tune of A Soldier and a Sailor.
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First Line:
Ye sons of October
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pp.16-21
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
To the knights burgesses and cits
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pp.22-27
Poem Title:
The Gamester's Petition To The House of Commons, Against The Bill for the better Preventing of Excessive and Deceitful Gaming.
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First Line:
The barren age of unbelief is past
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pp.28-29
Poem Title:
The O---br Jubilee.
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First Line:
Brethren behold how kind and good
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pp.30-32
Poem Title:
The Marquis of Tw------'s Speech to the Scotch Parliament, About Their Carrying on a Trade to the South Seas, by their intended Settlement at Darien. [Set to the Tune of one of Buchanan's Psalms.]
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First Line:
A wretch had committed all manner of evil
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
The Church Builder.
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First Line:
What from the month October take your name
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pp.35-36
Poem Title:
To The October Club, On The B-ll for Importing F----
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First Line:
As when the church's doctrines were arraigned
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
To the House of Commons Upon The Act for Building Fifty New Churches.
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