Blacklight

The new miscellany, consisting of poems and translations from Ovid and Horace; with a song [T99410]

DMI number:
669
Publication Date:
1720
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T99410
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB126545312
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 2198
Full Title:
THE NEW | MISCELLANY : | Consisting of | Poems [i]and[/i] Translations | FROM | [i]OVID[/i] and [i]HORACE[/i]; | WITH A | SONG, | Most humbly Inscrib'd to an | OLD WOMAN. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for T. BICKERTON, at the [i]Crown[/i], in | [i]Pater-Noster-Row[/i]. 1720. | (Pr. 6[i]d[/i].)
Epigraph:
[i]Scribere Jussit Amor.[/i]
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of translations/imitations, Miscellaneous collection, Collection includes verse in other languages, and Collection of songs
Format:
Octavo
Price:
6d.
Pagination:
[2pp.]; [3]-36
Bibliographic details:
Not Case 315.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Contains songs and verse translations. Latin verse (followed by English translation), pp.32-33; French verse (followed by English translation), p.34.
Related People
Author:
William Bray
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
ESTC notes 'The translator is probably William Bray.'
Publisher:
Thomas Bickerton
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
When Sylvia sings transporting pleasures rise
Page No:
pp.[3]-4
Poem Title:
On Sylvia, Singing
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let us pay my dear Sylvia the tribute we owe
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Dear Ned let us taste the true pleasures of wine
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
Burlesqued
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Old lady for shame
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
From Horace, Inscrib'd to an Old Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As on a flowery bank I lay
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Dear friend on noisy storms of state
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
Horace Ep. 13th.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Daphne first taught the fair Latona's son
Page No:
pp.13-21
Poem Title:
Phoebus and Daphne, From Ovid Metam. Book I. Beginning with this Line, Primus Amor Phoebi Daphne Peneia &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The freshest rose neglected dies
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
To Sylvia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye heavenly Sylphs who guard the fair
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
On Sylvia's Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Prithee Sylvia why so coy
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Song to Sylvia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
One house just judgement I've decreed to fall
Page No:
pp.26-31
Poem Title:
Deucalion's Deluge. From Ovid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Prithee little Chloe stay
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
[Horace L. I. O.23. ('Vitas Hinnuleo me Similis, Chloe')] Imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As in my shady grotto once I lay
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
[('L' autre jour Isabelle')] In English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Thou little wag must I be made thy sport
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
To Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To: