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The art of courtship; or, the school of delight [ESTC R28304]

DMI number:
1699
Publication Date:
1686
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R28304
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://ezproxy-prd.bodleian.ox.ac.uk:2176/search/full_rec?SOURCE=config.cfg&action=byid&ID=10521736&SUBSET=
Shelfmark:
EEBO - BL
Full Title:
The Art of Courtship; | OR, | [g] The School of Delight [/g], | Containing [i] Amorous Dialogues [/i], Complemental | Expressions, Poems, Letters, and | Discourses upon sundry occasions, relating to | Love and business: Pleasant New Songs, | and Directions for Courtship and behaviour; | And rules for carving of [i] Flesh, Fish, | Fowl [/i], and cutting up [i] Pastry [/i]: Also to | distinguish the best Pieces, and decently to | serve a Table after the most Modish and | Courtly manner. | With other delightful and profitable things, | necessary for the accomplishment of all | Persons. | [i] To which is added [/i], | The signification of [i] MOLES [/i], in any | part of the Body, in relation to good and | bad fortunes. | As likewise The Interpretation of [i] Dreams [/i], | as they presage happiness or unhappiness | to Men and Women, in all Stations and | Conditions, Very Profitable and advantageous | to all Persons. | [rule] | Printed for [i] I. M. [/i] for [i] I. Back [/i], at the [i] Black, | Boy [/i] on [i] London Bridge [/i], 1686.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of erotic verse, Collection including prose, and Collection of songs
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[i-iii], 1-21 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Second title-page: The Art of Courtship; | [ornament] | [ornament] | [g] This may be printed [/g], R. L. S. | [rule] | Printed for [i] I. Back [/i], on [i] London-Bridge [/i].
Comments:
Contents: prose, pp.15-20
References:
NCBEL 336 - 1686
Related People
Publisher:
John Back
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Oh my love how happy am I
Page No:
pp.1-3
Poem Title:
An Amorous Dialogue between Thomas and Sarah; Or, The Ready Way of Wooing
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Say why are you of late so drowsy grown
Page No:
pp.3-5
Poem Title:
A Dialogue between Amintas and Pricilla: Or, The Willing Lovers
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Well brother Will how sped
Page No:
pp.5-7
Poem Title:
The different Effects in LOVE; Or, A discourse between Will and Ned
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Sir the joy to see you is more than words can utter
Page No:
pp.7-9
Poem Title:
Complemental Expressions, and Love Posies
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Whilst gales of sighs were sent from my sad breast
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
A Letter in Verse, from a Love-sick Youth to a Scornful Maid
Attribution:
J.B.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Beauty with virtue joined is the bright gem
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
The Perfection of Women-kind
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
How happy Celia is it now we are
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
The Delights of Marriage
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My life & my death are both in your power
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
Song. To a pleasant New Tune
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Young Pheon strove the bliss to taste
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Song. Tune of Amoret and Phillis
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Lightning is swifter then the glance
Page No:
pp.13-14
Poem Title:
Love's Power and Cruelty
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ah my joy you now are in my power
Page No:
p.14.
Poem Title:
The Happy Success; Or, Damaris and Rosa
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Sweet my Ambition is only to love ye
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
A Song of Courtship. To the Tune of, State and Ambition
Attribution:
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