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Poems on several occasions. By Michael Bruce [ecco] [T59953]

DMI number:
1029
Publication Date:
1782
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T59953
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW115797935
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
POEMS | ON | SEVERAL OCCASIONS. | BY | MICHAEL BRUCE. | [epigraph] | EDINBURGH: | PRINTED BY J. ROBERTSON; | FOR W. ANDERSON, BOOKSELLER, STIRLING. | [short rule] | M DCC LXXXII.
Epigraph:
[i]-Sine me, liber, ibis in urbem.[/i] OVID.
Place of Publication:
Edinburgh; Stirling
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
Contents: Prose 'Eclogue. In the manner of Ossian' pp. 27-34. 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.' 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]-vii; Contents pp. 9-10.
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] [T144078]
Publication Date:
1770
ESTC No:
T144078
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
Publisher:
W. Anderson
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
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.11-12
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.13-17
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.17-24
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.24-27
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.34-39
Poem Title:
Daphnis: A Monody. To the memmory of a Young Boy of great parts.
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First Line:
Of all the scottish northern chiefs
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pp.40-52
Poem Title:
Sir James The Ross. An Historical Ballad.
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First Line:
See see the genial spring again
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pp.53-54
Poem Title:
Vernal Ode.
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First Line:
O fountain of the wood whose glassy wave
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pp.55-57
Poem Title:
Ode: To a Fountain.
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First Line:
The great the glorious deed is done
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pp.58-60
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
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First Line:
In deeds of arms our fathers rise
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pp.60-62
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
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First Line:
Winged wanderer of the sky
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pp.63-66
Poem Title:
Anacreontic: To a Wasp.
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First Line:
In ancient times ere traps were framed
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pp.66-73
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.73-111
Poem Title:
Lochleven: A Poem.
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First Line:
What man what hero shall the muses sing
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pp.111-117
Poem Title:
Ode: To Paoli.
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First Line:
Hail beauteous stranger of the wood
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pp.117-119
Poem Title:
Ode: To The Cuckow.
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First Line:
Tis past the iron north has spent his rage
Page No:
pp.120-127
Poem Title:
Elegy: To Spring.
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