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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [N14969] [gb]

DMI number:
1150
Publication Date:
1783
Volume Number:
4 of 4
ESTC number:
N14969
Shelfmark:
Ecco - Bod
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS, | IN FOUR VOLUMES. | BY | SEVERAL HANDS. | [ornament] | LONDON: | Printed by Assignment from the Executors of G. PEARCH, | For J. DODSLEY, in Pall-Mall. | [short rule] | M.DCC.LXXXIII.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Half title: A | COLLECTION of POEMS, | INTENDED AS A | SUPPLEMENT | TO | Mr. DODSLEY's COLLECTION. | A NEW EDITION. | WITH NOTES. | VOL. IV.
Other matter:
Back matter: Index [4pp.]
References:
Google books / Bodleian copy: http://dbooks.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/books/PDFs/N10337915.pdf Harold Forster, Supplements to Dodsley's Collection of Poems (Oxford Bibliographical Society, Oxford, 1980).
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Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [T116245] [ecco]
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1770
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T116245
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4 of 4
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 2] [N14969] [gb]
Publication Date:
1783
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N14969
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2 of 4
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Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 3] [N14969] [gb]
Publication Date:
1783
ESTC No:
N14969
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3 of 4
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Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 1] [N14969] [gb]
Publication Date:
1783
ESTC No:
N14969
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1 of 4
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Volume from the same edition
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Title:
A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [T95888] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1775
ESTC No:
T95888
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4 of 4
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Publisher:
James Dodsley
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Inheritance of weak but proud mortality
Page No:
pp.1-8
Poem Title:
The Valetudinarian. An Ode.
Attribution:
Said To Be Written By Dr. Marriot.
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Ye groves with venerable moss arrayed
Page No:
pp.9-18
Poem Title:
Laura: Or The Complaint. An Elegy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
The goldfinch swells his little throat
Page No:
pp.18-20
Poem Title:
Rinaldo And Armida. To A Lady Singing.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Hark through yon fretted vaults and lofty spires
Page No:
pp.20-23
Poem Title:
Sacred Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Beneath this rural cell
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
Inscription Upon A Hermitage.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Soft slept the sea within its silver bed
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
Canzonetta.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
High on the bounding bark the royal fair
Page No:
pp.25-27
Poem Title:
The Royal Voyage.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
What does the sad presaging mean
Page No:
pp.28-33
Poem Title:
Ode On Death. Written In French By His Majesty The King Of Prussia.
Attribution:
Translated By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
How soon with nimble wings our pleasures haste
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Inscription Upon A Monument.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriot]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
The weary look desponding air
Page No:
pp.34-36
Poem Title:
To A Lady Sitting For Her Picture.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Yes it is past the fatal stroke is given
Page No:
pp.36-39
Poem Title:
Elegy. On The Death Of A Young Lady.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
While silent streams the moss grown turrets lave
Page No:
pp.40-45
Poem Title:
The Academic. Written April MDCC.LV.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Marriott]
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Thy park Kimbolton and surrounding shade
Page No:
pp.46-54
Poem Title:
Kimbolton Park.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. H--.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Shook from the purple wings of even
Page No:
pp.55-58
Poem Title:
Retirement. An Ode.
Attribution:
By Dr. Beattie.
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
Memory be still why throng upon the thought
Page No:
pp.58-67
Poem Title:
The Triumph Of Melancholy
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Beattie]
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
Still shall unthinking man substantial deem
Page No:
pp.67-71
Poem Title:
Elegy. Occasioned By The Death Of A Lady.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Beattie]
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
At the close of the day when the hamlet is still
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
The Hermit.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Beattie]
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
A muse unskilled in venal praise
Page No:
pp.73-76
Poem Title:
Ode. On Lord Hay's Birth-Day.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Beattie]
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
At once to raise our reverence and delight
Page No:
pp.77-86
Poem Title:
The Genealogy Of Christ, As It Is Represented On The East Window Of Winchester College Chapel.
Attribution:
Written At Winton School By Dr. Lowth, Lord Bishop Of London.
Attributed To:
Robert Lowth
First Line:
Stern winter hence with all his train removes
Page No:
pp.87-90
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written At The Approach Of Spring.
Attribution:
By John Scott, Esq.
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Three hours from noon the passing shadow shows
Page No:
pp.91-94
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written In The Hot Weather, July MDCCLVII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Farewell the pleasant violet scented shade
Page No:
pp.94-98
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written In The Harvest.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
The sun far southward bends his annual way
Page No:
pp.99-102
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written At The Approach Of Winter.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Almighty power amazing are thy ways
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
Hymn from Psalm VIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Though kindly silent thus my friend remains
Page No:
pp.104-108
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written At Hamwell, In Hertfordshire, MDCCLXVIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
While learning's pleasing cares my friend detain
Page No:
pp.108-110
Poem Title:
Winter Prospects In The Country. An Epistle To A Friend In London, 1756.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Praise to the almighty lord of heaven arise
Page No:
pp.110-111
Poem Title:
Hymn From Psalm LXV.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Why asks my friend what cheers the passing day
Page No:
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
Sonnet. Apology For Retirement, 1766.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Of adverse fortune gentle Shenstone plained
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
Sonnet.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Thrice has the year its varied circuit run
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
Sonnet. To Delia.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Renowned Britannia loved parental land
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
Sonnet. To Britannia.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
To Albion's bards the muse of history spoke
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
On Reading Mrs. Macaulay's History Of England.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Boast not your state slaves of despotic sway
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
Sonnet. On Arbitrary Government.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Whoever thou art whom chance or choice may bring
Page No:
p.117
Poem Title:
Written At The Hermitage At Aldersbrook, MDCCLXI.
Attribution:
By Mr. C--.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Shepherd seek not wealth nor power
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
Advice To A Shepherd.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. C--]
Attributed To:
First Line:
Adieu the pleasing rural scene
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
Ode On Autumn. Written In The Year MDCCLXI.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. C--]
Attributed To:
First Line:
The swain who owned yon rural cot
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
Epitaph On A Peasant.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. C--]
Attributed To:
First Line:
Thy spirit independence let me share
Page No:
pp.121-127
Poem Title:
Ode To Independence.
Attribution:
By T. Smollett, M. D.
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
Soft sleep profoundly pleasing power
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
Ode To Sleep.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Smollett]
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
Parent of joy heart easing mirth
Page No:
pp.129-130
Poem Title:
Ode To Mirth.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Smollett]
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
O thou that gladst my lonesome hours
Page No:
pp.131-133
Poem Title:
Ode To A Singing Bird.
Attribution:
By Mr. Richardson, Of Queen's College, Oxon.
Attributed To:
Robert Richardson
First Line:
Turn gentle hermit of the dale
Page No:
pp.134-141
Poem Title:
The Hermit.
Attribution:
By Dr. Goldsmith.
Attributed To:
Oliver Goldsmith
First Line:
Hail happy beldames yours those joys
Page No:
pp.142-153
Poem Title:
The Beldames.
Attribution:
By -- .
Attributed To:
First Line:
Delightful Eden parent stream
Page No:
pp.154-156
Poem Title:
Ode To The River Eden.
Attribution:
By Dr. J. Langhorne.
Attributed To:
John Langhorne
First Line:
Ye holy cares that haunt these lonely cells
Page No:
pp.157-160
Poem Title:
On The Dutchess Of Mazarin's Retiring Into A Convent.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Langhorne]
Attributed To:
John Langhorne
First Line:
Again the royal streamers play
Page No:
pp.161-170
Poem Title:
Ode On The Duke of York's Second Departure From England As Rear Admiral. Written Abroad The Royal George.
Attribution:
By William Falconer.
Attributed To:
William Falconer
First Line:
Whence comes my love o heart disclose
Page No:
pp.171-172
Poem Title:
Sonnet Made On Isabella Markhame, When I Firste Thought Her Fayer As She Stood At The Princess's Windowe In Goodlye Attyre, And Talkede To Dyvers In The Courte-Yard.
Attribution:
From a MS. of John Harrington, dated 1564.
Attributed To:
John Harington
First Line:
Erst in Arcadia's lond much praised was found
Page No:
pp.172-173
Poem Title:
The Hospitable Oake.
Attribution:
By --.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Why didst thou raise such woeful wail
Page No:
pp.174-175
Poem Title:
To A Lover.
Attribution:
By --
Attributed To:
First Line:
Say gentle youth that treadst untouched with care
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
The Hermite's Addresse To Youthe. Written In The Spring-Garden At Bath.
Attribution:
By -- // The Old Hermite.
Attributed To:
First Line:
Shall lordly man the theme of every lay
Page No:
pp.176-191
Poem Title:
The Feminead: Or Female Genius. Written In The Year MDCCLI.
Attribution:
By John Duncombe, M. A.
Attributed To:
John Duncombe
First Line:
For quiet on Newmarket's plain
Page No:
pp.192-194
Poem Title:
Ode. To The Hon. James Yorke, M. A. Dean Of Lincoln. Imitated From Horace, Book. Ode XVI.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Duncombe]
Attributed To:
John Duncombe
First Line:
Farewell that liberty our fathers gave
Page No:
pp.195-197
Poem Title:
Elegy I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Hammond.
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Adieu ye walls that guard my cruel fair
Page No:
pp.197-198
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Should Jove descend in floods of liquid ore
Page No:
pp.199-200
Poem Title:
Elegy III.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
While calm you sit beneath your secret shade
Page No:
pp.200-201
Poem Title:
Elegy IV.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
With wine more wine deceive thy master's care
Page No:
pp.202-204
Poem Title:
Elegy V.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Thousands would seek the lasting peace of death
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
Elegy VI.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Now Delia breathes in woods the fragrant air
Page No:
pp.206-207
Poem Title:
Elegy VII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Ah what avails thy lover's pious care
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
Elegy VIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
He who could first two gentle hearts unbind
Page No:
pp.209-210
Poem Title:
Elegy IX.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
This day which saw my Delia's beauty rise
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Elegy X.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
The man who sharpened first the warlike steel
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
Elegy XI.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
No second love shall ever my heart surprize
Page No:
pp.213-214
Poem Title:
Elegy XII.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Let others boast their heaps of shining gold
Page No:
pp.214-217
Poem Title:
Elegy XIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
What scenes of bliss my raptured fancy framed
Page No:
pp.218-219
Poem Title:
Elegy XIV.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Oh formed alike to serve us and to please
Page No:
pp.219-221
Poem Title:
Elegy XV.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hammond]
Attributed To:
James Hammond
First Line:
Princes my fair unfortunately great
Page No:
pp.222-230
Poem Title:
The African Prince, Now In England, To Zara At His Father's Court. Written In The Year MDCCXLIX.
Attribution:
By Dr. Dodd.
Attributed To:
William Dodd
First Line:
Should I the language of my heart conceal
Page No:
pp.230-236
Poem Title:
Zara. At The Court of Anamaboe, To The African Prince When In England.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Dodd]
Attributed To:
William Dodd
First Line:
Poets my lord by some unlucky fate
Page No:
pp.237-245
Poem Title:
On Nobility: An Epistle. To The Earl Of --
Attribution:
By William Whitehead, Esq. P. L.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Once I remember well the day
Page No:
pp.246-250
Poem Title:
The Enthusiast. An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Whitehead]
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
For daring feats of rustic sport
Page No:
pp.250-253
Poem Title:
Colin And Nancy. A Ballad.
Attribution:
By Thomas Pearson, Esq.
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
What a change has befallen my grove
Page No:
pp.253-256
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Ballad, In Imitation Of Shenstone.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
Twas from a sloe tree's leafless spray
Page No:
pp.256-258
Poem Title:
The Throstle's Elegy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e.Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
Think not I mean thy tenderness to move
Page No:
pp.259-263
Poem Title:
An Epistle To A Lady. Written In The Year MDCCLXVI. In The Character Of Her Husband.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
Hardly the gods have dealt with man
Page No:
p.264
Poem Title:
On Avaro.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
O sir no more I'll hear no more
Page No:
pp.265-266
Poem Title:
An Expostulation.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
In Indian realms ye critics say
Page No:
p.265
Poem Title:
On A Musical Lady. At Calcutta In Bengal.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
O quickly leave the lowly bed
Page No:
pp.267-269
Poem Title:
The Morning Walk.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
Mother and daughter sister friend and wife
Page No:
pp.270-271
Poem Title:
An Epitaph, On A Lady Who Died The 8th of September, 1768, And Is Buried At Calcutta In Bengal.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Pearson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Pearson
First Line:
There was a time when from those hapless schools
Page No:
pp.271-291
Poem Title:
The Equality Of Mankind.
Attribution:
By Michael Wodhull, Esq.
Attributed To:
Michael Wodhull
First Line:
Tis night dead night and over the plain
Page No:
pp.291-295
Poem Title:
Elegy I.
Attribution:
By --.
Attributed To:
First Line:
When young life's journey I began
Page No:
pp.295-299
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e --]
Attributed To:
First Line:
Consigned to dust beneath this stone
Page No:
p.300
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Dark was the sky with many a cloud
Page No:
pp.301-302
Poem Title:
An Inscription. Written Upon One Of The Tubs In Ham-Walks. September, 1760.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. -- ]
Attributed To:
First Line:
Ye green-haired nymphs whom Pan allows
Page No:
pp.303-306
Poem Title:
Verses Written Upon A Pedestal Beneath A Row Of Elm In A Meadow Near Richmond Ferry, Belonging To Richard Owen Cambridge, Esq. September 1760.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. --]
Attributed To:
First Line:
By love too long deprived of rest
Page No:
pp.306-309
Poem Title:
The Recantation. An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. --]
Attributed To:
First Line:
An overgrown wood my wandering steps invade
Page No:
pp.309-313
Poem Title:
Aminta, An Elegy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gerrard.
Attributed To:
John Gerrard
First Line:
O Bean whose fond connubial days
Page No:
pp.314-317
Poem Title:
Petherton-Bridge. An Elegy. Inscribed To The Rev. Mr. Bean, Of Stoke-Subhamdon, Somerset.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Gerrard]
Attributed To:
John Gerrard
First Line:
These the last lines my trembling hands can write
Page No:
pp.317-322
Poem Title:
An Epistle. From An Unfortunate Gentleman To A Young Lady.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Gerrard]
Attributed To:
John Gerrard