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Poems on several occasions. By Michael Bruce [ecco] [T144078]

DMI number:
1027
Publication Date:
1770
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T144078
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB131373420
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BOD
Full Title:
POEMS | ON | SEVERAL OCCASIONS. | BY | MICHAEL BRUCE. | [epigraph] | EDINBURGH: | Printed by J. ROBERTSON. | [short rule] | M,DCC,LXX.
Epigraph:
[i]-Sine me, liber, ibis in urbem.[/i] OVID.
Place of Publication:
Edinburgh
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
Contents: preface notes that, alongside Bruce's verse 'some poems, wrote by different authors, are inserted, all of them, original, and none of them destitute of merit. The reader of taste will easily distinguish them from those of MR BRUCE, without their being particularlized by any mark.' Prose 'Eclogue. In the manner of Ossian' pp. 17-24. Attributions: as no additional authors are identified and it is not clear which poems in the collection are by Bruce, all poems are treated as 'not attributed'.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface pp. [iii]-viii; Contents pp. [i]-ii.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Poems on several occasions. By Michael Bruce [T173479]
Publication Date:
1772
ESTC No:
T173479
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Poems on several occasions. By Michael Bruce [ecco] [T59953]
Publication Date:
1782
ESTC No:
T59953
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Poems on several occasions. By Michael Bruce [ecco] [T144079]
Publication Date:
1796
ESTC No:
T144079
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
John Logan
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Logan was the editor of the original 1770 miscellany (see entry for 'Logan, John', in ODNB).
Printer:
J Robertson
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Beneath the horror of a rock
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
The Eagle, Crow and Shepherd: A Fable.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Upon a bank with cowslips covered over
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pp.3-7
Poem Title:
Alexis: A Pastoral.
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First Line:
Mild from the shower the morning's rosy light
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pp.7-14
Poem Title:
Damon, Menalcas, and Meliboeus: An Eclogue.
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First Line:
In may when the gowans appear on the green
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pp.14-17
Poem Title:
Pastoral Song. To the tune of the Yellow-hair'd Laddie.
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First Line:
No more of youthful joys or love's fond dreams
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pp.24-29
Poem Title:
Daphnis: A Monody. To the Memory of a young Boy of great Parts.
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First Line:
Of all the scottish northern chiefs
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pp.30-42
Poem Title:
Sir James The Ross: A Historical Ballad.
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First Line:
See see the genial spring again
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pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Vernal Ode.
Attribution:
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First Line:
O fountain of the wood whose glassy wave
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pp.45-47
Poem Title:
Ode: To a Fountain.
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First Line:
The great the glorious deed is done
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pp.48-50
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
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First Line:
In deeds of arms our fathers rise
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pp.50-52
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
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First Line:
Winged wanderer of the sky
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pp.53-56
Poem Title:
Anacreontic: To a Wasp.
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First Line:
In ancient times ere traps were framed
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pp.56-63
Poem Title:
The Musiad: A Minor Epic Poem/ In the manner of Homer. A Fragment.
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First Line:
Hail native land where on the flowery banks
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pp.63-101
Poem Title:
Lochleven: A Poem.
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First Line:
What man what hero shall the muses sing
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pp.101-107
Poem Title:
Ode: To Paoli.
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First Line:
Hail beauteous stranger of the wood
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pp.107-109
Poem Title:
Ode: To the Cuckoo.
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First Line:
Tis past the iron north has spent his rage
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pp.110-117
Poem Title:
Elegy: To Spring.
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