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The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol I] [T85787] [ecco]

DMI number:
836
Publication Date:
1752
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T85787
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW114771435
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
THE | SPORTS of the MUSES. | OR A | MINUTE's MIRTH | For any HOUR of the DAY. | Containing a Select COLLECTION of only the best | and most approved ENGLISH and SCOTCH SONGS, | BALLADS and TALES; and of the most in-| genious and diverting EPIGRAMS, EPITAPHS, | RIDDLES, BON MOTS, and other short Pieces | of Wit and Humour, by our most celebtated | Poets, [i]viz.[/i] | [three columns] [col1] SPENSER, | SHAKESPEAR, | JOHNSON, | MILTON, | DRYDEN, | COWLEY, | WALLER, [/col1] | [col2] ROCHESTER, | ROSCOMMON, | BUCKINGHAM, | CONGREVE, | ADDISON, | STEELE, | PRIOR, [/col2] | [col3] GAY, | PARNELL, | PHILIPS, | SWIFT, | POPE, | CHE--F--D, | L--Y--N, [/col3] | And Others, whose Names are here prefixed to the | several Pieces of which they are the Authors. | VOL. I. | [engraved ornament] | LONDON Printed: And Sold by M. Cooper, 1752.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse, Collection of songs, and Collection of 16th century verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Contents: Songs, pp. 1-288; Scots Songs, pp. 289-336.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Advertisement [2pp.]
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The sports of the muses. Or a minute's mirth for any hour of the day [vol II] [T85787] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1752
ESTC No:
T85787
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Sold by:
Mary Cooper
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Come live with me and be my love
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
Song 1.
Attribution:
By Christopher Marlow.
Attributed To:
Christopher Marlowe
First Line:
Come live with me and be my love
Page No:
pp.2-3
Poem Title:
Song 3. The Bait; in Imitation of Marlow.
Attribution:
By Dr. Donne.
Attributed To:
John Donne
First Line:
If all the world and love were young
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
Song 2. In Answer to the preceding.
Attribution:
By Sir Walter Ralegh.
Attributed To:
Sir Walter Ralegh [Raleigh]
First Line:
Passions are likened best to floods and streams
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
Song 4. The Silent Lover.
Attribution:
By Sir Walter Ralegh.
Attributed To:
Sir Walter Ralegh [Raleigh]
First Line:
This day dame nature seems in love
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
Song 5. The Spring. By Sir Hen. Wotton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir Henry Wotton
First Line:
Poor poets oft with silly painters join
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
Song 6. The true Picture of Love.
Attribution:
By Sir Philip Sidney.
Attributed To:
Sir Philip Sidney
First Line:
Happy insect what can be
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
Song 7. The Grashopper.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Amoret the milky way
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
Song 8. To Amoret.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Phyllis why should we delay
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Song 10.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Peace babbling muse
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Song 9.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
While I listen to thy voice
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
Song 11.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Take oh take those lips away
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
Song 12.
Attribution:
By Shakespeare, in Measure for Measure.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Under the greenwood tree
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
Song 13.
Attribution:
By Shakespeare, in As you like it.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
In youth when I did love did love
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
Song 14.
Attribution:
By Shakespeare, the Clowns in Hamlet.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Go and catch a falling star
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
Song 15.
Attribution:
By Dr. Donne.
Attributed To:
John Donne
First Line:
To little or no purpose I spent many days
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
Song 17.
Attribution:
By Sir Geo. Etherege, in She wou'd if she cou'd.
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
How charming Phillis is how fair
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
Song 16.
Attribution:
By Sir Geo. Etherege, in the Man of Mode.
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
Ye happy swains whose hearts are free
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
Song 18.
Attribution:
By Sir Geo. Etherege.
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
When gentle Parthenissa walks
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Song 20.
Attribution:
By Sir Richard Steele, in the Tender Husband.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Steele
First Line:
Let not love on me bestow
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
Song 19.
Attribution:
By Sir Richard Steele, in the Funeral.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Steele
First Line:
Not angel dwells above
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
Song 22.
Attribution:
By Sir John Vanburgh. in the Provok'd Wife.
Attributed To:
Sir John Vanbrugh
First Line:
Since the day of poor man
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
Song 21.
Attribution:
By Sir Richard Steele, in the Lying Lover.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Steele
First Line:
What though they call me country lass
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
Song 24. In the Provok'd Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh I'll have a husband ay marry
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
Song 23. In the Provok'd Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Have ye seen the morning sky
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
Song 25. The Happy Swain.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
From White's and Will's
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Song 26.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Little siren of the stage
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Song 27...To Signora Cuzzoni.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
From harmony from heavenly harmony
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
Song 28. For St Cecilia's Day.
Attribution:
By Mr Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Chloe found Amyntas lying
Page No:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
Song 30.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A choir of bright beauties in spring did appear
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Song 29.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The night her blackest sables wore
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Song 31.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I looked and I sighed and I wish I could speak
Page No:
pp. 21-22
Poem Title:
Song 33.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Thus Damon knocked at Celia's door
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Song 32.
Attribution:
By Mr. Farquhar, in the Constant Couple.
Attributed To:
George Farquhar
First Line:
Your hay is mowed and your corn reaped
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Song 34. sung by Comus and the three Peasants, in Dryden's King Arthur.
Attribution:
Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I lately saw what now I sing
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
Song 35.
Attribution:
By Mr. Matthew Green, of the Custom-House.
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
The heavy hours are almost past
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
Song 35.
Attribution:
By Geo. Ly--tl--n, Esq;
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
First Line:
On Thames's bank a gentle youth
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Song 38. On a Lady's pleading Want of Time.
Attribution:
By Geo. Ly--tl--n, Esq;
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
First Line:
Say Myra why is gentle love
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Song 37.
Attribution:
By Geo. Ly--tl--n, Esq;
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
First Line:
If truth can fix thy wavering heart
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
Song 40.
Attribution:
By D--d G--k, Esq;
Attributed To:
First Line:
Too plain dear youth these tell-tale eyes
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
Song 39.
Attribution:
By S--me J--y--ns, Esq;
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh the charming month of may
Page No:
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
Song 41.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Winter thy cruelty extend
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
Song 42...On a young Lady who sung finely, and was afraid of a Cold.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
If those who live in shepherd's bower
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
Song 44. In Alfred.
Attribution:
By Mr. Thomson and Mr. Mallet.
Attributed To:
David Mallet
James Thomson
First Line:
I am cried Apollo when Daphne he wooed
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Song 43. Apollo making Love, from Fontinelle.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tickell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Grave fops my envy now beget
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Song 45.
Attribution:
By the Duke of Buckingham.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Come let us now resolve at last
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
Song 46.
Attribution:
By the Duke of Buckingham.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Morpheus the humble god that dwells
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
Song 47.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
I am a man of war and might
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
Song 48.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
I prithee send me back my heart
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
Song 49.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Of thee kind boy I ask no red and white
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
Song 50.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
In harmony would you excel
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Song 51.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
If I live to be old for I find I go down
Page No:
pp.34-37
Poem Title:
Song 52. The Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Domestic bird whom wintry blasts
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
Song 53. Invitation to a Robin Red-Breast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When thy beauty appears
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
Song 54.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
Thirsis a young and amorous Swain
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
Song 55.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
Still to be neat still to be dressed
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Song 57.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson, in Epicaene.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Fools they are the only nation
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Song 56.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson, in Volpone.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Yes I'm in love I feel it now
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
Song 58.
Attribution:
By Mr. Whitehead.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Sweet are the charms of her I love
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Song 59.
Attribution:
By Mr. Booth.
Attributed To:
Barton Booth
First Line:
Whilst I gaze on Chloe trembling
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
Song 61.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Cupid god of pleasing anguish
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
Song 60.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Alexis shunned his fellow swains
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
Song 62.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
As Cynthia late within the grove
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Song 63. The Shepherd comforted.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Blessed as the immortal Gods is he
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
Song 64.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
As I saw fair Chloe walk alone
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
Song 67.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Would you taste the noontide air
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Song 65. In Milton's Comus.
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Love thou art the best of human joys
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Song 66.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Selinda sure's the brightest thing
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Song 69.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
May the ambitious ever find
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Song 68.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
My goddess Lydia heavenly fair
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
Song 71.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye virgin powers defend my heart
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
Song 70.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why we love and why we hate
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
Song 72.
Attribution:
By Amb. Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Shall I wasting in despair
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
Song 73.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh happy happy grove
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
Song 74.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When bright Aurelia tripped the plain
Page No:
pp.49-50
Poem Title:
Song 75.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Belinda with affected mien
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
Song 76.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
We all to conquering beauty bow
Page No:
pp.51-52
Poem Title:
Song 78.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
While silently I loved nor dared
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Song 77.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Nature so tender to Chloe has shown
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
Song 80. The Indifferent.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Stella and Flavia every hour
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
Song 78.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Waft me some soft and cooling breeze
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Song 81. The Midsummer Wish.
Attribution:
By the Author of the Fair Circassian.
Attributed To:
First Line:
The shepherd Adonis
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
Song 84.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
See see she wakes Sabina wakes
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
Song 82. The Morning Salutation.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
See see my Seraphina comes
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
Song 83. Three Nymphs, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
One evening as I lay
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
Song 86.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Woman thoughtless giddy creature
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
Song 85
Attribution:
By Mr. Baker.
Attributed To:
Henry Baker
First Line:
As Chloris full of harmless thought
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Song 87. Lucky Minute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe blushed and frowned and swore
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Song 88.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Farewell thou false Philander
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
Song 89. False Philander.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gently touch the warbling lyre
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
Song 90. Geminiani's Minuet.
Attribution:
By Mr. Bradley.
Attributed To:
Arthur Bradley
First Line:
The play of love is now begun
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
Song 92. The Play of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gently stir and blow the fire
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
Song 91. In Ridicule of the preceeding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Remember Damon you did tell
Page No:
pp.61-62
Poem Title:
Song 93. The Irish Howl.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As Amoret and Phillis sat
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Song 94.
Attribution:
In Sir Geo. Etherege's Man of Mode.
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
You may cease to complain
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
Song 95.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Despairing beside a clear stream
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
Song 96. Colin's Complaint.
Attribution:
By Nich. Rowe, Esq;
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
My days have been so wondrous free
Page No:
pp.65-66
Poem Title:
Song 97.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
As Celia in her garden strayed
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
Song 98.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Would fate to me Belinda give
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
Song 99.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
All in the downs the fleet was moored
Page No:
pp.67-69
Poem Title:
Song 100. William and Susan.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
When Fanny blooming fair
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
Song 102.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Ch--t--rf--d.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chloe be wise no more perplex me
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Song 101.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Twas when the seas were roaring
Page No:
pp.70-71
Poem Title:
Song 103.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay, in the What d'ye call it.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Vain Belinda are your wiles
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
Song 104. In the Temple Beau.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Thus Kitty beautiful and young
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
Song 106.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why will Florella when I gaze
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
Song 105.
Attribution:
By Mr. Budgell.
Attributed To:
Eustace Budgell
First Line:
Twas at the silent midnight hour | When all were fast asleep
Page No:
pp.73-75
Poem Title:
Song 107. Margaret's Ghost.
Attribution:
By Mr. Mallet.
Attributed To:
David Mallet
First Line:
On a bank of flowers in a summer's day
Page No:
pp.75-76
Poem Title:
Song 108.
Attribution:
By Mr. Theobald.
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
My time o ye muses was happily spent
Page No:
pp.76-78
Poem Title:
Song 109.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
From native stalk the provence rose
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
Song 110.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
It is not Celia in our power
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
Song 112.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The night was still the air serene
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
Song 111.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Farewell the world and mortal cares
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Song 113.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
She that would gain a constant lover
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Song 114.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Love's a dream of mighty treasure
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
Song 116.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Others false tongues can you believe
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Song 117.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Go tell Amyntas gentle swain
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
Song 115.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Dear Chloe whilst thus beyond measure
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
Song 119.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The charms of bright beauty so powerful are
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
Song 118.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Dear Chloe attend
Page No:
pp.83-84
Poem Title:
Song 120.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
At dead of night when rapt in sleep
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
Song 121. Power of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Can love be controlled by advice
Page No:
pp.85-86
Poem Title:
Song 123. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Ten years like Troy my stubborn heart
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
Song 122.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Virgins are like the fair flower in its lustre
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
Song 125. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Say lovely dream where couldst thou find
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
Song 124.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Cynthia saw Bathsheba's charms
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
Song 126.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Molly smiles beneath her cow
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
Song 127.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Damon if you will believe me
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Song 128.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Can then a look create a thought
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Song 129.
Attribution:
By Mr. Booth.
Attributed To:
Barton Booth
First Line:
Whenever Chloe I begin
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
Song 130.
Attribution:
By the E. of Ch---t--rf---d.
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
Ye nymphs and ye swains from the groves and the plains
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
Song 131.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I am a poor shepherd undone
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
Song 132.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The lass that would know how to manage a man
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
Song 135.
Attribution:
By Mr. Concanon.
Attributed To:
Matthew Concanen
First Line:
How court Dorinda who the devil
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Song 133.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Blow blow thou winter wind
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Song 134.
Attribution:
By Shakespear.
Attributed To:
First Line:
To charming Celia's arms I flew
Page No:
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
Song 136.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What though I am a country lass
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
Song 138.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The wanton god that pierces hearts
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
Song 137. In Milton's Comus.
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Since you will needs my heart possess
Page No:
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
Song 139
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A curse attends that woman's love
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
Song 140. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Sure never was dog so wretched as I
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Song 141.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come and listen to my ditty
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
Song 142. The Sailor's Complaint.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I love thee by heavens I cannot say more
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
Song 143.
Attribution:
By Mr. Concanen.
Attributed To:
Matthew Concanen
First Line:
Fair Iris and her swain
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
Song 144.
Attribution:
By Dryden, in Amphytrion.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
That man who for life
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Song 146.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Tell me no more I am deceived
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
Song 145.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
As archers and fiddlers who cunningly know
Page No:
pp.100-101
Poem Title:
Song 148.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The man who for life
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
Song 147.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ask not the cause why sullen spring
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
Song 149.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Young virgins love pleasure
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
Song 150. In the Beggar's Wedding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Have you not seen the morning sun
Page No:
pp.102-103
Poem Title:
Song 151.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
On a bank beside a willow
Page No:
pp.103-104
Poem Title:
Song 153.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O gentle sleep to thee alone
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
Song 152.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Now the bright morning star day's harbinger
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
Song 154. On May Morning.
Attribution:
By Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Behold the winter disappears
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
Song 155.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
For many unsuccessful years
Page No:
pp.105-106
Poem Title:
Song 156.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden.
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
I smile at love and all its arts
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Song 158. By Sir John Vanbrugh, in the Relapse.
Attribution:
By Sir John Vanbrugh, in the Relapse.
Attributed To:
Sir John Vanbrugh
First Line:
Though Flavia to my warm desire
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
Song 157.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
From rosy bowers where sleeps the god of love
Page No:
pp.107-108
Poem Title:
Song 159.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
No more think me false
Page No:
pp.108-109
Poem Title:
Song 160.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Pretty parrot say when I was away
Page No:
pp.109-110
Poem Title:
Song 162.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A nymph and a swain to Apollo once prayed
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
Song 161.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve, in Love for Love.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
When Chloe we ply
Page No:
p1p.110-111
Poem Title:
Song 163.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Prithee Billy be not so silly
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
Song 164.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why Celia should you so much strive
Page No:
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
Song 165.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Pious Selinda goes to prayers
Page No:
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
Song 167.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
One April morn when from the sea
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
Song 166.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Mistaken fair lay Sherlock by
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
Song 168.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Ch--t--rf---d.
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
Help me each harmonious grove
Page No:
pp.113-114
Poem Title:
Song 169.
Attribution:
By Mr. Arthur Bradley.
Attributed To:
Arthur Bradley
First Line:
One night when all the village slept
Page No:
pp.114-115
Poem Title:
Song 171.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Alas when charming Sylvia's gone
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
Song 170.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Over the mountains
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
Song 172.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What woman could do I have tried to be free
Page No:
pp.116-117
Poem Title:
Song 173. In Cibber's Love in a Riddle.
Attribution:
Cibber.
Attributed To:
Colley Cibber
First Line:
Bright as Phoebe in her glory
Page No:
pp.117-118
Poem Title:
Song 176.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How hard is the fate of all womankind
Page No:
p.117
Poem Title:
Song 175.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The men of pleasure
Page No:
p.117
Poem Title:
Song 174.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
You little blind deceiver go
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
Song 177.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come from the groves each goddess
Page No:
pp.118-119
Poem Title:
Song 178.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
And canst thou leave thy Nancy
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
Song 179. [A Two-Part Song.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When icicles hang by the wall
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
Song 181. Winter.
Attribution:
By Shakespear, in Love's Labour lost.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
When daisies pied and violets blue
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
Song 180. Spring.
Attribution:
By Shakespeare, in Love's Labour lost.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Were I laid on Greenland's coast
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
Song 182. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
The youth whom I to save would die
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
Song 184.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Man may escape from rope and gun
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
Song 183. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Youth's the season made for joy
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
Song 185. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Custom prevailing so long mongst the great
Page No:
pp.122-123
Poem Title:
Song 187
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How cruel are the traitors
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
Song 186. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Of all the girls in our town
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
Song 188.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye minutes swiftly move
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
Song 190.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If love the virgin's heart invade
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
Song 189. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Fill me a bowl a mighty bowl
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
Song 191.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come cheer up your hearts
Page No:
pp.124-126
Poem Title:
Song 192.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Here's a health to the king and a lasting peace
Page No:
pp.126-127
Poem Title:
Song 193.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gay Bacchus liking Estcourt's wine
Page No:
pp.127-129
Poem Title:
Song 194.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
Diogenes surly and proud
Page No:
pp.129-131
Poem Title:
Song 196
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Vulcan contrive me such a cup
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
Song 197.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If any so wise is
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
Song 198.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
We'll drink and we'll never have done boys
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
Song 199.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Twas in the land of cyder
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
Song 200.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Be gone old care I prithee begone from me
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
Song 201.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why Lycidas should man be vain
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
Song 202.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Freedom is a real treasure
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
Song 203.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolseley.
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
First Line:
Tis woman that seduces all mankind
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
Song 205. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Ambition never me seduced
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
Song 204.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A lovely lass to a friar came
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Song 206.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Transporting are the solid joys
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Song 207.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let ambition fire thy mind
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
Song 208.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Blow on ye winds descend soft rains
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
Song 209.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Of all the simple things we do
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
Song 210
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A cobbler there was and he lived in a stall
Page No:
pp.140-141
Poem Title:
Song 211.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Whilst the town's brim full of folly
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
Song 212.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come follow follow me
Page No:
pp.142-143
Poem Title:
Song 214.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I have been in love and in debt and in drink
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
Song 213.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Who has ever been at Paris must needs know the grave
Page No:
pp.143-145
Poem Title:
Song 215. The Thief and the Cordelier.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
The stone that all things turns at will
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
Song 216.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Forth from my dark and dismal cell
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Song 217.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I know I'm no poet my song it will show it
Page No:
pp.147-149
Poem Title:
Song 218
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
All the world's in strife and hurry
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
Song 219
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I'll sing you a song that was never in print
Page No:
pp.150-151
Poem Title:
Song 220.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I am in truth
Page No:
pp.151-152
Poem Title:
Song 221.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How much egregious Moore are we
Page No:
pp.152-153
Poem Title:
Song 222. The Worm.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
How pleasant a sailor's life passes
Page No:
pp.153-154
Poem Title:
In Perseus and Andromeda.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
No glory I covet no riches I want
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
Song 224.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Some hoist up fortune to the skies
Page No:
pp.154-155
Poem Title:
Song 225.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Not Eden's Garden did disdain
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
Song 227.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
There were three lads in our town
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
Song 226. In the Play call'd Wit without Money.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Go vind the vicar of Taunton Dean
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
Song 228.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Fair Venus they say
Page No:
pp.157-158
Poem Title:
Song 229
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In pimps and politicians
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
Song 231
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Happy is a country life
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
Song 230.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A soldier and a sailor
Page No:
pp.159-160
Poem Title:
Song 232
Attribution:
Mr. Congreve's Love for Love.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Come hither my country squire
Page No:
pp.160-161
Poem Title:
Song 233.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why should we that ambition call
Page No:
pp.161-162
Poem Title:
Song 234.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My passion is as mustard strong
Page No:
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
Song 235.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
That all men are beggars we plainly may see
Page No:
pp.164-165
Poem Title:
Song 236.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Amongst the pure ones all
Page No:
pp.165-166
Poem Title:
Song 237.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If any wench Venus' girdle wear
Page No:
p.166
Poem Title:
Song 238. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
A maid is like the golden ore
Page No:
p.166
Poem Title:
Song 239. In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attribution:
Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
I said to my heart between sleeping and waking
Page No:
pp.167-168
Poem Title:
Song 241.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Genius of England from the pleasant bower of bliss
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
Song 240.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Apollo once finding fair Daphne alone
Page No:
pp.168-169
Poem Title:
Song 242.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The pride of every grove I chose
Page No:
pp.169-170
Poem Title:
Song 243.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Of all the girls that are so smart
Page No:
pp.170-172
Poem Title:
Song 244.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh love if a god thou wilt be
Page No:
pp.172-173
Poem Title:
Song 245.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh London is a fine town and a gallant city
Page No:
pp.173-183
Poem Title:
Song 246.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Of all the girls that ever were seen
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
Song 247.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
When as corruption hence did go
Page No:
pp.178-180
Poem Title:
Song 248.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Of all the things beneath the sun
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
Song 249.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
God prosper long from being broke
Page No:
pp.181-184
Poem Title:
Song 250.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The sun was sunk beneath the hill
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
Song 251.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Says my uncle I pray now discover
Page No:
p.186
Poem Title:
Song 252.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Young Corydon and Phillis
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
Song 253.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Young I am and yet unskilled
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
Song 254.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To all you ladies now at land
Page No:
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
Song 255.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
The charms of Florimel
Page No:
pp.190-191
Poem Title:
Song 256.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
At noon in a sultry summer's day
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
Song 257.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
To lordlings proud I tune my song
Page No:
pp.192-196
Poem Title:
Song 258.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift, Mr. Pope, and Dr. Arbuthnot.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Last Sunday at St James's prayers
Page No:
pp.196-197
Poem Title:
Song 259.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Apollo I will not implore
Page No:
pp.197-199
Poem Title:
Song 260.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A dean and prebendary
Page No:
pp.199-200
Poem Title:
Song 261.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Say lovely Sylvia lewd and fair
Page No:
pp.200-201
Poem Title:
Song 262.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye sons of the platter give ear
Page No:
pp.201-203
Poem Title:
Song 264.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ah bright Belinda hither fly
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
Song 263.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Some liken man to brittle glass
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
Song 266.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why cruel creature why so bent
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
Song 265.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
By the mole on your bubbies so round and so white
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
Song 267.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Here are people and sports
Page No:
pp.205-206
Poem Title:
Song 268.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Would you have a young virgin of fifteen years
Page No:
pp.206-207
Poem Title:
Song 269.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A very pretty fancy and brave gallante show
Page No:
pp.207-208
Poem Title:
Song 270.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I'll tell thee Dick where I have been
Page No:
pp.208-212
Poem Title:
Song 271.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Listen all I pray to the words I've to say
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
Song 272
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ah how sweet it is to love
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
Song 273.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Upon Clarinda's panting breast
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
Song 274.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Tobacco's but an indian weed
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Song 275.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How blessed are beggar lasses
Page No:
pp.215-216
Poem Title:
Song 276. In the Beggar's Wedding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How cruel is a parent's care
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
Song 277.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Some sing Molly Mog of the rose
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
Song 278.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When first I sought fair Celia's love
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Song 279.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Tell me Dorinda why so gay
Page No:
pp.218-219
Poem Title:
Song 280...on the Countess of Dorchester.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Why so cold and why so coy
Page No:
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
Song 282.
Attribution:
In Sir John Vanbrugh's Aesop.
Attributed To:
Sir John Vanbrugh
First Line:
Love's an idle childish passion
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
Song 281.
Attribution:
By Mr. Baker.
Attributed To:
Henry Baker
First Line:
Of Anna's charms let others tell
Page No:
pp.220-221
Poem Title:
Song 283.
Attribution:
By Mr. Baker.
Attributed To:
Henry Baker
First Line:
In good king Charles's golden days
Page No:
pp.221-223
Poem Title:
Song 284.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
With an old song made by an old ancient pate
Page No:
pp.223-225
Poem Title:
Song 285.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Sylvia the fair in the bloom of fifteen
Page No:
pp.225-226
Poem Title:
Song 286.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Young Roger came tapping at Dolly's window
Page No:
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
Song 287.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If love be a fault and in me thought a crime
Page No:
p.227
Poem Title:
Song 288.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Tis not your wealth my dear
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
Song 290.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How brimful of nothing's the life of a beau
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
Song 289.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Chaste Lucretia when you left me
Page No:
pp.229-230
Poem Title:
Song 29 .
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A certain presbyterian pair
Page No:
p.229
Poem Title:
Song 291.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Love's a gentle generous passion
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
Song 293.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Damon asked me but once and I faintly denied
Page No:
pp.230-231
Poem Title:
Song 294.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Sabina in the dead of night
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
Song 295.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Methinks the poor town has been troubled too long
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
Song 296.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
What dire misfortune hath befell
Page No:
pp.232-233
Poem Title:
Song 297.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why so pale and wan fond lover
Page No:
pp.233-234
Poem Title:
Song 299.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling in Aglaura.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Sooner than I'll my love forego
Page No:
p.233
Poem Title:
Song 298.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A wig that's full
Page No:
pp.234-235
Poem Title:
Song 300.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Pursuing beauty men descry
Page No:
p.235
Poem Title:
Song 301.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh what a plague is love
Page No:
pp.236-238
Poem Title:
Song 302.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh where's the plague in love
Page No:
pp.238-240
Poem Title:
Song 303.
Attribution:
By Mr. A. Bradley.
Attributed To:
Arthur Bradley
First Line:
O my little Punchinello
Page No:
pp.241-242
Poem Title:
Song 305.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Happy the man whose wish and care
Page No:
p.241
Poem Title:
Song 304.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Mothers through too much pride or love
Page No:
pp.242-243
Poem Title:
Song 306.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye winds to whom Collin complains
Page No:
pp.243-245
Poem Title:
Song 308.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
If the heart of a man is depressed with cares
Page No:
p.243
Poem Title:
Song 307.
Attribution:
In Gay's Beggar's Opera.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
On every hill in every grove
Page No:
pp.245-246
Poem Title:
Song 309.
Attribution:
In Milton's Comus.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
By dimpled brook and fountain brim
Page No:
p.246
Poem Title:
Song 310.
Attribution:
In Milton's Comus.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
As Damon late with Chloe sat
Page No:
pp.246-247
Poem Title:
Song 311.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Daphnis stood pensive in the shade
Page No:
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
Song 313.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
At the close of the day
Page No:
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
Song 313.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
I heard much talk of Oxford town
Page No:
pp.250-253
Poem Title:
Song 314.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
There was an old woman and she had a son
Page No:
pp.253-254
Poem Title:
Song 315.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Of Leinster famed for maidens fair
Page No:
pp.254-256
Poem Title:
Song 316...Colin and Lucy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tickell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Give ear you sons of Britain
Page No:
pp.256-259
Poem Title:
Song 317.
Attribution:
By Mr. Estcourt.
Attributed To:
Richard Estcourt
First Line:
The story of king Arthur old
Page No:
pp.259-269
Poem Title:
Song 318.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Old stories tell how Hercules
Page No:
pp.269-274
Poem Title:
Song 319.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Phillis for shame let us improve
Page No:
p.274
Poem Title:
Song 320.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Pray listen to my story well
Page No:
pp.275-276
Poem Title:
Song 321.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When first I laid siege to my Chloris
Page No:
p.276
Poem Title:
Song 322.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
There was a friar a walking a walking
Page No:
pp.276-277
Poem Title:
Song 323.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
All attendants apart
Page No:
pp.277-278
Poem Title:
Song 324.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
There was a fair maid of Islington
Page No:
pp.278-279
Poem Title:
Song 325.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Three children sliding on the ice
Page No:
p.279
Poem Title:
Song 326.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Of a noble race was Shinkin
Page No:
pp.279-280
Poem Title:
Song 327.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When dearest I but think of thee
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
Song 330.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Tis now since I sat down before
Page No:
pp.282-283
Poem Title:
Song 331.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Honest lover whosoever
Page No:
pp.283-284
Poem Title:
Song 332.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Come my fairest learn of me
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
Song 333.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Old Saturn that drone of a god
Page No:
pp.285-286
Poem Title:
Song 334.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As tippling John was jogging on
Page No:
pp.286-287
Poem Title:
Song 335. Sung in the Provk'd Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Fluttering spread thy purple pinions
Page No:
pp.287-288
Poem Title:
Song 336. A Love Song in the Modern Taste.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
The lass of Peatie's mill
Page No:
pp.289-290
Poem Title:
Song 337.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What beauties does Flora disclose
Page No:
p.290
Poem Title:
Song 338.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As early I walked on the first of sweet May
Page No:
pp.291-292
Poem Title:
Song 339.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Happy's the love which meets return
Page No:
pp.292-293
Poem Title:
Song 340.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The smiling morn and breathing spring
Page No:
p.293
Poem Title:
Song 341.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
A lass that was loaden with care
Page No:
pp.293-294
Poem Title:
Song 342.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
O Bessy Bell and Mary Gray
Page No:
pp.294-295
Poem Title:
Song 343.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In April when primroses paint the sweet plain
Page No:
p.295
Poem Title:
Song 344.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Of race divine thou needs must be
Page No:
pp.296-297
Poem Title:
Song 346.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
By smooth winding Tay a swain was reclining
Page No:
p.296
Poem Title:
Song 345.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The last time I came over the moor
Page No:
pp.297-298
Poem Title:
Song 347.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
By a murmuring stream a fair shepherdess lay
Page No:
pp.298-299
Poem Title:
Song 348.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As walking forth to view the plain
Page No:
pp.299-300
Poem Title:
Song 349.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hear me ye nymphs and every swain
Page No:
pp.300-301
Poem Title:
Song 350.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Love's goddess in a myrtle grove
Page No:
pp.301-302
Poem Title:
Song 351.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Devil take the war that hurried Willy from me
Page No:
pp.302-303
Poem Title:
Song 352.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
John Anderson my jo
Page No:
pp.303-304
Poem Title:
Song 353.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Twas within a furlong of Edinburgh town
Page No:
pp.304-305
Poem Title:
Song 354.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How sweetly smells the simmer green
Page No:
pp.305-306
Poem Title:
Song 355.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Jocky met with Jenny fair
Page No:
pp.306-308
Poem Title:
Song 356.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What numbers shall the muse repeat
Page No:
pp.308-309
Poem Title:
Song 357.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Farewel to Lochaber and farewel my Jean
Page No:
p.309
Poem Title:
Song 358.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How blyth ilk morn was I to see
Page No:
pp.309-310
Poem Title:
Song 359.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The lowland lads think they are fine
Page No:
p.311
Poem Title:
Song 360.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
O waly waly up the bank
Page No:
pp.312-313
Poem Title:
Song 362.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
At Polwart on the green
Page No:
p.312
Poem Title:
Song 361.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
While some for pleasure pawn their health
Page No:
p.314
Poem Title:
Song 363.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The collier has a daughter
Page No:
pp.314-315
Poem Title:
Song 364.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When first these blooming charms I spied
Page No:
pp.315-316
Poem Title:
Song 365.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Gin ye meet a bonny lassie
Page No:
pp.316-317
Poem Title:
Song 366.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My Patie is a lover gay
Page No:
p.317
Poem Title:
Song 367.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye shepherds and nymphs that adorn the gay plain
Page No:
pp.318-319
Poem Title:
Song 369.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Leave kindred and friends sweet Betty
Page No:
p.318
Poem Title:
Song 368.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Now wat ye wha I met yestreen
Page No:
pp.319-320
Poem Title:
Song 370.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My Minny's ay glowran over me
Page No:
p.320
Poem Title:
Song 371.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In winter when the rain rained cauld
Page No:
pp.321-322
Poem Title:
Song 372.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Beneath a green shade I fand a fair maid
Page No:
pp.322-323
Poem Title:
Song 373.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Bright Cythia's power divinely great
Page No:
p.323
Poem Title:
Song 374.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Dumbarton's drums beat bonny o
Page No:
p.324
Poem Title:
Song 375.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye gales that gently wave the sea
Page No:
p.325
Poem Title:
Song 376.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My sweetest May let love incline thee
Page No:
p.325
Poem Title:
Song 376.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
With broken words and down cast eyes
Page No:
pp.326-327
Poem Title:
Song 378.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The pawky auld carle came over the lee
Page No:
pp.327-329
Poem Title:
Song 379.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The widow can bake and the widow can brew
Page No:
p.329
Poem Title:
Song 380.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When innocent pastime our pleasure did crown
Page No:
pp.330-331
Poem Title:
Song 381.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Harken and I will tell you how
Page No:
pp.331-333
Poem Title:
Song 381.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The lawland maids gang trig and fine
Page No:
pp.333-334
Poem Title:
Song 383.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My soul is ravished with delight
Page No:
pp.334-335
Poem Title:
Song 384.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As from a rock past all relief
Page No:
p.335
Poem Title:
Song 385.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
With tuneful pipe and merry glee
Page No:
p.336
Poem Title:
Song 386.
Attribution:
Attributed To: