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Poems, divine and moral [T173370]

DMI number:
865
Publication Date:
1754
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T173370
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB127362619
Shelfmark:
Ecco - Bod
Full Title:
POEMS, | DIVINE and MORAL. | Many of them ORIGINALS. | [double rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | [i]NORWICH:[/i] | Printed and Sold by W. CHASE, in the [i]Cockey-Lane.[/i] | MDCCLIV.
Place of Publication:
Norwich
Genres:
Collection of religious verse and Miscellany dominated by poet
Format:
Octavo
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: preface signed John Hawes pp.i-ii.
Related People
Printer:
William II Chase
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
John Hawes
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Want is a bitter but a wholesome good
Page No:
p.i
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
No books have I to help my faultering brain
Page No:
p.ii
Poem Title:
Poeta Loquitur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Errors like straws upon the surface flow
Page No:
p.i
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ere gins were known when arrows showered the field
Page No:
p.3-7
Poem Title:
From Boteler's Hill, Norwich. To James Mackerell, Esq; This
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
For man's transgression some grave sages say
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
A Thought on the vast Chasm beneath the Hill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Above all mortal ken is space divine
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
On Space.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
The greatest blessings of our god
Page No:
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
Written sitting on a Hay-cock at Hythe in Kent, in time of great Drought.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
In that sweet month when genial heat grows warm
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
On the Town of Hythe, One of His Majesty's Cinque Ports in Kent. By the Desire of some Gentlemen, its Inhabitants.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
In noble morals prudence leads the way
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
On Prudence.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Fir to grace a bridgegroom's arms
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mrs. Elizabethan Harrison, aged 20.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Trust secrets to thy friend who will conceal
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On Secrecy.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
In frantic pleasures he pursues his chase
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
The Libertine.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Relieve the widow's and the orphan's tears
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On Charity.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
It happened on a summer's day
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
The Milk-Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
She first departed he for one day tried
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Gentleman, who died the Day after his Lady died.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
To you ye happy few who here repair
Page No:
pp.16-18
Poem Title:
On Sherringham, a Town on the Sea-Coast in Norfolk.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
It oft times makes me scatch my head where it don't itch
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From Chaucer.
Attributed To:
Geoffrey Chaucer
First Line:
If ever I'm doomed the marriage bed to wear
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
The Maiden's Choice.
Attribution:
By a Young Lady.
Attributed To:
First Line:
In softest chosen words reprove your friend
Page No:
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
On Reproof.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
An easy temper is above disdain
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On Good Nature.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
With that stern frowm it points its ugly way
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On Ill Nature.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Oh beastlike passion how you sink the man
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On Lust.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Blessed be the man who first with artful skill
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
On seeing a Person make Pens.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
A conscience clear and void of all offence
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Six good Things.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
His infant fingers scarce could grab the quill
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
On seeing an Infant Boy of seven Years of Age learning to write.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
A miser's soul endowed with generous fires
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Six Things hard to find.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Uncertain doubts are mingled in the breast
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
On Jealousy.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
The rich for want of labour to their cost
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On Labour.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Let Arnam's name recorded stand
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
On the Alteration of the Castel Dyke.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Invectives we too oft at others throw
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
On Sharpness of Wit.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Censure's revengeful sting so oft we throw
Page No:
p.24.2
Poem Title:
On Reproof.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
This ancient sage whom wisdom had inspired
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
On Socrates his wanting a Coat.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Search narrowly the soul of him you choose
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Good Advice.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
First Line:
As when a noxious seed takes root
Page No:
p.26-27
Poem Title:
At the Desire of a Gentleman at Aldborough, I wrote on the Sentence, Nemo repente fuit Turpissimus.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes
First Line:
Madam accept these lines which he who durst not bring
Page No:
pp.27-29
Poem Title:
To Miss B--d, after the Manner of Ovid. Design'd to be slip'd on the Collar of a Grey-hound, who frequently traversed teh way between her House and the Author's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hythe's sweets I've sung its pastures and its flocks
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
On Folkestone, a Fishing Town in Kent.
Attribution:
J. H.
Attributed To:
John Hawes