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A new tea-table miscellany [T177626]

DMI number:
762
Publication Date:
1750
ESTC number:
T177626
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW115661736
Shelfmark:
BOD Hope 8`979.
Full Title:
A NEW | TEA-TABLE | MISCELLANY: | OR, | BAGATELLES | For the Amusement of | The FAIR SEX. | To which are added, | A Collection of Conundrums, | with their Solutions. | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for [i]E. Duncomb[/i], in [i]Butcherhall-| Lane, Newgate-Street.[/i] | [short rule] | M.DCC.L.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellaneous collection
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
2 s
Pagination:
[4], [i]-vi, [i]-xii, [8], [13]-186
Bibliographic details:
Half title: [double rule] | A NEW | TEA-TABLE | MISCELLANY. | [Price Bound Two Shillings.] | [double rule] A Collection of Conundrums has separate title page p. [135].
Comments:
Contents: A Collection of Conundrums with their solutions pp. [135]-186.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: address 'To the Fair Sex' signed 'The Editor' pp. [i]-vi; Preface pp. [i]-xii; Contents [7pp.].
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Title:
A new tea-table miscellany [T180767] [second ed]
Publication Date:
1750
ESTC No:
T180767
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
E. Duncomb
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Apollo silenced long ago
Page No:
pp.13-18
Poem Title:
The Tea-Table Oracle: Or, Modern Fortune-Teller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Tis not Chloe's piercing eye
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Cloe's Power. In Cowley's stile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
For want of something else to do
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
An Excuse for Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Fair Chloe will not sure this gem despise
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
An Epigram. Wrote on a window, with a diamond.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Does Strephon wish his heart was glass
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Answer'd.
Attribution:
By Cloe.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Lydia once was pretty
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
For once fair Chloe though I fear
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
To Cloe, refusing to hear me.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Power wisdom and beauty stark naked were seen
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When Paris the apple to Venus declared
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Paris the apple to Venus declared
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Clarissa's decked with every pleasing grace
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pp.28-31
Poem Title:
The Beauties of the Mind.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When Paris the apple to Venus declared
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p.28
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ah grant me fair one all I crave
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
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First Line:
See see my dear Damon behold with surprize
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
Dialogue. Celia and Damon.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Come come my dear Chloe and make no delay
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
The Confident Lover.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ye warblers while Strephon I moan
Page No:
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
Phillis's Complaint.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The leer the fondle and the smile
Page No:
pp.37-41
Poem Title:
A Lover's Resolution.
Attribution:
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First Line:
In vain the bright sun of my love
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
Resolution and Repentance.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When charming Chloe speaks
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
Cloe. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Thraso requests his friend to find
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
False hair false teeth and one false eye
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Clo asked me one day to tell her a lie
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Aeneas to Venus with ardour thus prayed
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Arachne's snares catch none but flies
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
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First Line:
If a maid's sense in penetration lies
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The gay coquet though innocent
Page No:
pp.49-50
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If beauty be fancy
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Yes fancy is the only test
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
On Fancy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My distemper is gone
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe your friend Pythagoras tis said
Page No:
pp.53-58
Poem Title:
On Wit and Sense.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Blessed is the man who may but Chloe see
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
An Epigram. From the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Prostrate at Chloe's feet one day
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Cloe's Modesty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
You Chloe all mankind must own
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In vain dear friend you bid me rove
Page No:
pp.61-62
Poem Title:
To a Friend, who disuaded him from Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe what tongue can speak thy praise
Page No:
pp.62-65
Poem Title:
To Cloe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Your shoe is a neat one dear friend I declare it
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Full five times wrapped around her knee
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Cloe's Garter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Would gods descend as ancient poets feign
Page No:
pp.67-71
Poem Title:
Cloe's Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
That love is a child by all is confessed
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Streph and Chlo part you knave
Page No:
pp.72-75
Poem Title:
Reasons for Parting.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The fair the wise the witty and the young
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Lucia was charming young and gay
Page No:
pp.76-80
Poem Title:
The Husband.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Cross.
Attributed To:
Mr. Cross
First Line:
Behold the fond Damon's despair
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Foolish Coyness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Fair Chloe gay smiling one day
Page No:
pp.83-85
Poem Title:
The Sympathy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A reason why we love
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
You say I'm false and fickle no
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As fair Aminta walked in yonder grove
Page No:
pp.86-89
Poem Title:
Cantata.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What a prude o' th' sudden prythee girl why so coy
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
To Cloe, in a grave humour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What sense and wit are
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Me Chloe you so totally subdue
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Cloe's Faults.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
You Strephon had a sumptuous treat
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe tis past dispute that you
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Advice against Pride. To Cloe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A farmer who traversed his ground in the morning
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe's a jilt which ah too soon I know
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Strephon first saw Chloe's charms
Page No:
pp.95-98
Poem Title:
The Progress of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I'll die a maid I vow says modest Jane
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
And can you unkindly reprove
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Song. Sung by Mrs. Mozeen, in The Merchant of Venice, in the character of Jessica.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In love affairs believe me friend the fault
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Complaining to fortune on whom I relied
Page No:
pp.101-105
Poem Title:
The House on the Hill. A Ballad. Tune of, There liv'd long ago, &c.
Attribution:
This ballad was wrote by a gentleman, on a house he had upon Wandsworth-Hill, in Surry.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let wanton bards a nymph implore
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
On a Farmer's Daughter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Though gardens in blossom afford you delight
Page No:
pp.107-108
Poem Title:
The Gardener's Complaint to his Friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
To hallow my birthday and roar out my praise
Page No:
pp.109-111
Poem Title:
Ode on the Author's Birth-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gallants tonight our prompter we produce
Page No:
pp.112-115
Poem Title:
The Universal Prompter. An Epilogue. Spoken by Mrs. Woffington, at the theatre royal in Drury - Lane, at Mr. Cross's benefit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
To you ye master spirits of the pit
Page No:
pp.115-118
Poem Title:
Epilogue. Spoken by Mrs. Woffington.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A long lost orphan we present tonight
Page No:
pp.118-121
Poem Title:
Prologue. Spoken at the rivival [sic] of Double Falshood, at the theatre royal in Covent-Garden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Lion for thee
Page No:
pp.121-123
Poem Title:
On the marriage of Mr. John Lion and Mrs. Martha Lamb.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Believe me friend platonic love
Page No:
pp.123-126
Poem Title:
Platonic Love. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Is life a jest then life's a fart
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
To Cloe, On reading these lines on Gay's tomb: Life is a jest, and all things show it; | I thought so once, but now I know it.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
While heavy cares affect my tortured breast
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
An Epigram. To Cloe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Rejoice all ye Britons your loyal strains raise
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
Duet. Sung by Mr. Lowe and Mrs. Clive, at the theatre royal in Drury-Lane.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
That no true wisdom ever can lie
Page No:
pp.130-132
Poem Title:
Cloe's Foot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Love is a kind of a non-entity
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
A modern philosophical definition of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When first to ravish you the prisoner tried
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe is never naked seen
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
On Cloe's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe's true name says Frank declare
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
Cloe's True Name.
Attribution:
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