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Miscellany, being a collection of poems by several hands [ESTC R3358] [EEBO]

DMI number:
1641
Publication Date:
1685
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R3358
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:12310986
Shelfmark:
EEBO - Bod
Full Title:
MISCELLANY, | Being A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | [rule] | By several Hands. | [rule] | Together with | REFLECTIONS | ON | MORALITY, | OR | SENECA UNMASQUED. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: Printed for [i]J. Hindmarsh[/i], at | the [i]Golden Ball[/i] over against the [i]Royal Ex- | change[/i] in [i]Cornhil[/i], 1685.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection including prose, Miscellaneous collection, Collection of 17th century verse, and Collection includes verse in other languages
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
CHECK: leaf A2 missing in EEBO facsimile.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Latin poems on Titus Oates, pp. 115-118. 'Seneca Unmasqued, Or, Moral Reflections. From The French: By Mrs. A. B.' (i.e. Aphra Behn), a translation of maxims written by the Duc de La Rochefoucauld, pp. 301-82; preceded by 'The Preface', unpaginated.
Other matter:
'The Epistle Dedicatory' sigs A2r (?) - A4v. Signed 'A. Behn'. CHECK: leaf A2 missing in EEBO facsimile. 'The Table of Contents' sigs a1r - a3v.
References:
NCBEL 335 (1685)
Related People
Publisher:
Joseph Hindmarsh
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
Aphra Behn
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Come sing my muse that lamp that once did prove
Page No:
pp.1-20
Poem Title:
Musaeus Of Hero and Leander
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Cupid from his mother ran away
Page No:
pp.21-23
Poem Title:
The Runaway Cupid: Out Of Moschus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
When Cupid once the little thief would play
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
The Honey Stealer, the 20th. Idylium Of Theocrites.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What Damon sleeping and all over day
Page No:
pp.26-35
Poem Title:
Damon and Thyrsis: A Pastoral On The Right Honourable, The Earl of Pembroke's Wedding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let debauchees call matrimony dull
Page No:
pp.36-38
Poem Title:
He advises his friend to Marry. Shews the Happiness of that, and the Miseries of a looser Life
Attribution:
By Mr. H. C. of K. C. C.
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Feeble like me with such grey locks as these
Page No:
pp.39-40
Poem Title:
From Homer's Iliads ... Priam's Speech To Achilles.
Attribution:
By Mr. T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
I often have admired dear friend why we
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
A Letter from one in the University to his Friend in the Country.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
My dear mistress has a heart
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By the Earl of Rochester
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Mourn mourn ye muses all your loss deplore
Page No:
pp.45-49
Poem Title:
On the Death of the late Earl of Rochester
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Great ruler of the glorious world above
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
The Fifth Metre in the first Book of Boetius, done in 1680. on occasion of the present confusion.
Attribution:
By Mr. E. A.
Attributed To:
First Line:
The stars whose splendour gilds the skies
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
The Seventh Metre in the first Book of Boetius.
Attribution:
By Mr. E. A.
Attributed To:
First Line:
I love I dote I rave with pain
Page No:
pp.55-57
Poem Title:
The Complaint. A Song To a new Scotch Tune of Mr. Farmers
Attribution:
By Mr. T. O.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Forgive him no no damn me if I do
Page No:
pp.58-60
Poem Title:
Against Duelling.
Attribution:
By Mr. H. C. of Kings Colledge.
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
As Damon that unhappy swain
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
The Parting
Attribution:
By Mr. T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Not I I'll never never entertain
Page No:
pp.61-63
Poem Title:
Out of Ovid's Amours: Book 3. Elegy 3. On his Perjur'd Mistris.
Attribution:
By Mr. H. C. of K. C.
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Behold the promised land where pleasure flows
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
On Flowers in a Ladies Bosom
Attribution:
By T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Ah fly me not bright creature stay
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Song ... to Lady F.
Attribution:
Made by an Old Man
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hark hark great love does give the alarms
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Grafton, Upon the first Night of Bedding his Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Let the ambitious favour find
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Ye virgin powers defend my heart
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
Made by Mrs. Taylor
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Taylor
First Line:
Mertill though my heart should break
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
To Mertill who desired her to speak to Clorinda of his Love
Attribution:
By Mrs. Taylor
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Taylor
First Line:
Strephon hath fashion wit and youth
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By Mrs. Taylor
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Taylor
First Line:
Daphnis because I am your debtor
Page No:
pp.73-77
Poem Title:
A Letter to Mr. Creech at Oxford, Written in the last great Frost.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
On twelfth night sir by that good token
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
Postcript [sic]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Happy the man whose friendly want of wit
Page No:
pp.79-83
Poem Title:
In praise of Folly
Attribution:
By Mr. R. A.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Happy the brace of souls that do conspire
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
Friendship
Attribution:
By Mr. T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Ye happy swains whose hearts are free
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Sir G. Etheridg.
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
For once kind heaven permit me to lay by
Page No:
pp.87-91
Poem Title:
To Astrea On Her Poems
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Come painter you and I you know dare do
Page No:
pp.92-114
Poem Title:
Old England: Or New Advice To A Painter. A Poem
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
I kissed the present thrice and thrice I said
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
On a Token sent me by a Lady
Attribution:
By Mr. T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Men with much toil and time and pain
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
The Female Wits. A Song
Attribution:
By a Lady of Quality
Attributed To:
First Line:
False false are the obliging things she swore
Page No:
pp.123-126
Poem Title:
From Ovid's third Book Amor. Ele. 3
Attribution:
By Mr. T. B.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Cease cease Aminta to complain
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Ah Tityrus you can sit beneath a tree
Page No:
pp.129-135
Poem Title:
Tityrus and Melibeus. From Virgil
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
What words what sense what night-piece can express
Page No:
pp.136-139
Poem Title:
On The Death Of The Earl Of Rochester
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
First Line:
Fair nymphs remember all your scorn
Page No:
pp.140-141
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By Mr. J. W.
Attributed To:
James Wright
First Line:
Eve was the first essay of unskilled Jove
Page No:
pp.142-143
Poem Title:
A Poem
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Kind thou art oh shining thing
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
To a Vizard Masque
Attribution:
By the same hand [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
First Line:
What are those lovely cruel eyes to me
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By Mr. J. W.
Attributed To:
James Wright
First Line:
Is this Dametas Melibeus flock
Page No:
pp.148-156
Poem Title:
Palemon, Menalcas, Dametas. From Virgil
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Is he then dead at last whom vain report
Page No:
pp.157-160
Poem Title:
On The Death Of Famous Mr. Hobbs Of Malmsbury
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
While Iris I at distance view
Page No:
pp.161-162
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
The man that dares his word maintain
Page No:
pp.163-169
Poem Title:
Out of Horace, Omitted in Mr. Creech. Ode III. Book III.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Those wonderful wise men nicknamed antiquaries
Page No:
pp.170-178
Poem Title:
A Description Of Holland
Attribution:
By Mr. Nevell
Attributed To:
Henry Neville
First Line:
The other day a fair young maid
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Song, From the French
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hapless Philaster in a midnight shade
Page No:
pp.180-183
Poem Title:
Eclogue
Attribution:
By Mr. J. W.
Attributed To:
James Wright
First Line:
In Chloris all soft charms agree
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
By Mr. J. H.
Attributed To:
John How
First Line:
Rome your forefathers sins you'll rue
Page No:
pp.186-189
Poem Title:
Horace. Ode VI. Book III. Of the Corrupt, and Degenerate Manners of this Age
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Lets live my Lesbia while we may
Page No:
pp.190-191
Poem Title:
To Lesbia, Out Of Catullus
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
First Line:
No wonder that great monarch did complain
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
On Alexander The Great
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
O wondrous condescension of a god
Page No:
pp.193-200
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase On The Lords Prayer
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
In a sad unfrequented cyprus grove
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
The Despair
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Oh my dear flask of mine own year
Page No:
pp.203-205
Poem Title:
Horace, Ode XXI. Book III. He treats Coroine, and sings the Praise of Wine
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As young Selinda led her flock
Page No:
pp.206-211
Poem Title:
Selinda and Cloris, Made in an Entertainment At Court
Attribution:
By Mrs A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Happy who near you sigh for you alone
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
Verses Made By Sapho [sic], Done from the Greek By Boyleau, And from the French By A Lady of Quality
Attribution:
By A Lady of Quality
Attributed To:
First Line:
Whether Bacchus full of thee
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
Horace, Ode XXV Book III. Warm with Wine, he resolves to sing the Praise of Augustus
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Damon although you waste in vain
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
A Pindaric To Mr. P who sings finely
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Francellias heart is still the same
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Know Astreas time has wings
Page No:
pp.220-221
Poem Title:
Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The wicked men a journey make
Page No:
pp.222-226
Poem Title:
Ode XXVII. Book III. He disswades Gallatea from going to Sea, from the Example of Eropa [sic]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
As the young eagle that Joves thunder bears
Page No:
pp.227-231
Poem Title:
From Horace. Ode IV. Book IV. The innate Valour of Noble Bede, which is yet improv'd by Education, in the Example of Drusus, and Tiberius, under the Discipline of Augustus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Shall heaven in vain his great credentials give
Page No:
pp.232-236
Poem Title:
On The Miraculous Escape Of His Royal Highness, Going into Scotland By Sea
Attribution:
By Mr. E.A. M.A.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Phoebus and thou great goddess of the skies
Page No:
pp.237-242
Poem Title:
From Horace, A Secular Poem: A Hymn To Phoebus and Diana, For the Prosperity of the Roman Empire
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hither as to an oracle I come
Page No:
pp.243-251
Poem Title:
On The University Of Cambridge. A Dialogue Between Tutor and Pupil. ... Annno [sic] 84
Attribution:
By an Unknown Hand
Attributed To:
First Line:
Hail learned bard who dost thy power dispense
Page No:
pp.252-256
Poem Title:
On The Author Of That Excellent Book Intituled The way to Health, Long Life, and Happiness
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
This little silent gloomy monument
Page No:
pp.257-258
Poem Title:
Epitaph On the Tombstone of a Child, the last of Seven that died before
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. B.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
That gift which late you did bestow
Page No:
pp.259-262
Poem Title:
A Pindaric ... To Mrs. B. Occasioned By a Copy she made On His Play, Called The New Eutopia
Attribution:
By The Honourable Edward Howard
Attributed To:
Edward Howard
First Line:
And how and how messieurs what do you say
Page No:
pp.263-264
Poem Title:
Epilogue To The Jealous Lovers
Attribution:
By Mrs. Behn, in 1682
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Fair royal maid permit a youth undone
Page No:
pp.265-270
Poem Title:
Ovid to Julia. A Letter
Attribution:
By an Unknown Hand
Attributed To:
First Line:
When you this title read I know you'll ask
Page No:
pp.271-277
Poem Title:
A Warning To Lovers. How Men may be wiser than their Fore-Fathers
Attribution:
Made by a Gentleman in Bethlehem
Attributed To:
First Line:
Cruel hard-hearted man was he who first
Page No:
pp.278-279
Poem Title:
Out Of Tibullus, Book III. Elegy II.
Attribution:
By H. Crisp, Fellow of Kings-College in Cambridge
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Prettiest of birds my Lesbia's favourite
Page No:
pp.280-281
Poem Title:
Lesbia's Sparrow Out Of Catullus
Attribution:
By Mr. Hen. Crisp, Fellow of Kings-College, Cambridge
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Come all ye Venus's ye Cupids all
Page No:
pp.282-283
Poem Title:
Out Of Catullus. The Death Of Lesbia's Sparrow
Attribution:
By Mr. Hen. Crisp, of Kings-College Cambridge
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Warm was the season spent was half the day
Page No:
pp.284-286
Poem Title:
Ovids Amours; Book I. Elegy V. Corina Enjoyed
Attribution:
By an Unknown Hand
Attributed To:
First Line:
Her letter comes at midnight and away
Page No:
pp.287-289
Poem Title:
Out Of Propertius, Book III. Elegy XIV. On His Imperious Mistris
Attribution:
By Mr. Hen. Crisp, of Kings-College Cambridge
Attributed To:
Henry Crispe
First Line:
Why Amarillis dost thou walk alone
Page No:
pp.290-299
Poem Title:
A Pastoral To Mr. Stafford, Under the Name of Silvio, On His Translation Of The Death of Camilla: Out Of Virgil. ... Thirsis and Amarillis
Attribution:
By Mrs. Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn