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The gentleman's journal: or the monthly miscellany [January 1692]

DMI number:
1737
Publication Date:
1692
Volume Number:
1 of 3
ESTC number:
P2023
Full Title:
The | Gentleman's Journal: | OR THE | MONTHLY | MISCELLANY. | By way of | LETTER | TO A | Gentleman in the COUNTRY. | Consisting of | [i]News, History, Philosophy, Poetry, | Musick, Translations,[/i] &c. | JANUARY 169 1 2 | [rule]
Epigraph:
[i]paulum sepultae distat inertia | Celata virtus. non ego te meis | Chartis inornatum silebo: | Totve tuos patiar labores | Impune, [/i]Lolli, [i]carpere lividae | Obliviones. - Hor.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Quarto
Pagination:
1-34
Related People
Dedicatee:
William Cavendish
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
Peter Anthony Motteux
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Printer:
R. Baldwin
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Printed and are to be sold by R. Baldwin
Content/Publication
First Line:
What is't presumptious poets will not dare
Page No:
pp.2-4
Poem Title:
On their majesties pictures drawn by the life by Mr Kneller
Attribution:
Nahum Tate
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First Line:
A frog that left her native mud
Page No:
Poem Title:
The frog and the ox
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
What the bully of France and our friends on the Rhine
Page No:
pp.13-14
Poem Title:
An Imitation of the 11th Ode of the 2d Book of Horace, Quid Bellicosus Cantaber &c
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
Tell me o Lydia for by heaven I swear
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
An Imitation of the 8th Ode of the first book of Horace, Lydia dic per omnes &c
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
My usual dwelling's never low
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
On another subject
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Magpye and linnet each perched on a tree
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Linnet and the Magpye A Fable
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
With petty ills and vulgar mischiefs tired
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Cupid turned Vulcan
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
Health to my friend who loves the town so well
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
From I.S. to C.S.
Attribution:
Not attributed
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First Line:
Dryden in never dying verse
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
An imitation of the Sixth Ode of Horace's first book of lyrics
Attribution:
Not attributed
Attributed To:
Horace
First Line:
Four crowns the British Empire claims
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
To his majesty William, by the grace of God, king of England, Scotland, France and Ireland
Attribution:
Not attributed
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