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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 3] [N14969] [gb]

DMI number:
1149
Publication Date:
1783
Volume Number:
3 of 4
ESTC number:
N14969
Shelfmark:
Bod - gb
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. III.
Other matter:
Back matter: Index [4pp.]
References:
Google books / Bodleian copy: http://dbooks.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/books/PDFs/N10337914.pdf Harold Forster, Supplements to Dodsley's Collection of Poems (Oxford Bibliographical Society, Oxford, 1980).
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 3] [T95888] [ecco]
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1775
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T95888
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3 of 4
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 1] [N14969] [gb]
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1783
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N14969
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1 of 4
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 4] [N14969] [gb]
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1783
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N14969
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4 of 4
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 3] [T116245] [ecco]
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1770
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T116245
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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 2] [N14969] [gb]
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1783
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N14969
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2 of 4
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Publisher:
James Dodsley
Confidence:
Absolute
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Content/Publication
First Line:
The balmy zephyrs over the woodland stray
Page No:
pp.1-12
Poem Title:
Mary, Queen of Scots: An Elegy.
Attribution:
By William Julius Mickle.
Attributed To:
William Julius Mickle
First Line:
In ancient days when Arthur reigned
Page No:
pp.13-20
Poem Title:
Hengist And Mey: A Ballad.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Mickle]
Attributed To:
William Julius Mickle
First Line:
High on a hill's green bosom laid
Page No:
pp.21-29
Poem Title:
Knowledge. An Ode....S. Ann. Aet. Auct. 18.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Mickle]
Attributed To:
William Julius Mickle
First Line:
The peaceful evening breathes her balmy store
Page No:
pp.30-36
Poem Title:
Pollio: An Elegaic Ode. Written In The Wood Near Roslin Castle, 1762.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Mickle]
Attributed To:
William Julius Mickle
First Line:
Thrice has the spring beheld thy faded fame
Page No:
pp.36-49
Poem Title:
An Epistle To Curio.
Attribution:
By Dr. Akenside.
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Too much my heart of beauty's power hath known
Page No:
pp.50-54
Poem Title:
Love. An Elegy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Akenside]
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Thou silent power whose welcome sway
Page No:
pp.55-57
Poem Title:
Ode To Sleep.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Akenside]
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Whence this unwonted transport in my breast
Page No:
pp.58-64
Poem Title:
A British Philippic: Occasioned By The Insults Of The Spaniards, And The Present Preparation For War. Written In The Year MDCCXXXVIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Akenside]
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Science thou fair effusive ray
Page No:
pp.65-69
Poem Title:
Hymn To Science.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Akenside]
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Yet once more sweetest queen of song
Page No:
pp.70-74
Poem Title:
Ode To The Muse.
Attribution:
By James Scott, D. D.
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Come gentle power from whom arose
Page No:
pp.74-76
Poem Title:
Ode To Friendship.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Go blessed tints to Delia go
Page No:
pp.77-79
Poem Title:
Ode Sent To Miss B--, With A Set Of Colours.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Why gentle god this long delay
Page No:
pp.80-84
Poem Title:
Ode On Sleep.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Hence from my sight unfeeling sage
Page No:
pp.84-89
Poem Title:
Ode On Pleasure.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Save me what means yon grisly shade
Page No:
pp.89-93
Poem Title:
Ode On Despair.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Hence vain deluding joys
Page No:
pp.94-97
Poem Title:
Ode To Wisdom.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
As when diffused in solemn trance
Page No:
pp.98-105
Poem Title:
A Spousal Hymn. Addressed To His Majesty On His Marriage.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Be gone delusion vain
Page No:
pp.106-111
Poem Title:
The Vanity Of Human Life. A Monody. Sacred To The Memory Of The Most Hon. Francis Russel, Marquis Of Tavistock.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
James Scott
First Line:
Hence avaunt tis holy ground
Page No:
pp.112-116
Poem Title:
Ode At The Installation Of His Grace Augustus Henry Fitzroy, Duke Of Grafton, Chancellor Of The University Of Cambridge, July 1, MDCCLXIX.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
In Britain's isle no matter where
Page No:
pp.117-124
Poem Title:
A Long Story.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Gray]
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Now the storm begins to lower
Page No:
pp.124-127
Poem Title:
The Fatal Sisters: An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Gray]
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Uprose the king of men with speed
Page No:
pp.128-132
Poem Title:
The Descent Of Odin: An Ode. From The Norse Tongue.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Gray]
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Owen's praise demands my song
Page No:
pp.132-134
Poem Title:
The Triumphs Of Owen: A Fragment. From The Welch.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Gray]
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Again the balmy zephyr blows
Page No:
pp.135-137
Poem Title:
An Invitation To The Feathered Race, MDCCLXIII. Written At Claverton, Near Bath.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. Graves.
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
This bubbling stream not uninstructive flows
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
Under An Hour-Glass, In A Grotto Near The Water At Claverton
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Graves]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
Midst flowery meads and Avon's winding floods
Page No:
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
On The Ancient City Of Bath, Written On The Finishing The Circus.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Graves]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
From the fair gardens of the blooming east
Page No:
pp.140-157
Poem Title:
The Great Shepherd. A Sacred Pastoral.
Attribution:
By Mr. Barford.
Attributed To:
Richard Barford
First Line:
Deep in a grove by cypress shaded
Page No:
pp.158-162
Poem Title:
A Father's Advice To A Son.
Attribution:
By John Gilbert Cooper, Esq.
Attributed To:
John Gilbert Cooper
First Line:
Virtuous youth | thank heaven I knew thee not I never shall feel
Page No:
pp.163-166
Poem Title:
On The Much Lamented Death Of The Marquis Of Tavistock.
Attribution:
By Christopher Ansty, Esq.
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
Queen of the halycon breast and heavenward eye
Page No:
pp.166-170
Poem Title:
The Pleasures Of Contemplation.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Darwal, Formerly Miss Whately.
Attributed To:
Mary Darwall [nee Whateley]
First Line:
To you Eliza be these lays consigned
Page No:
pp.170-172
Poem Title:
Liberty: An Elegy. Inscribed To Miss Loggin...Feigned To Be Written From The Happy Valley Of Ambara.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Whately]
Attributed To:
Mary Darwall [nee Whateley]
First Line:
Now genial spring over lawn and grove
Page No:
pp.173-176
Poem Title:
Hymn To Solitude.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Whately]
Attributed To:
Mary Darwall [nee Whateley]
First Line:
Fairest daughter of the year
Page No:
pp.176-178
Poem Title:
Ode To May.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Whately]
Attributed To:
Mary Darwall [nee Whateley]
First Line:
The shrinking brooks and russet meads complained
Page No:
pp.178-185
Poem Title:
The Death Of Arachne. An Heroi-Comi-Tragic Poem.
Attribution:
By John Hawkesworth, Ll. D.
Attributed To:
John Hawkesworth
First Line:
Life the dear precarious boon
Page No:
pp.186-188
Poem Title:
Life. An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hawkesworth]
Attributed To:
John Hawkesworth
First Line:
Through groves sequestered dark and still
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
A Moral Thought.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hawkesworth]
Attributed To:
John Hawkesworth
First Line:
Lost to the world tomorrow doomed to die
Page No:
pp.190-205
Poem Title:
Epistle From Lord William Russel, To Lord William Cavendish.
Attribution:
By Geo. Canning, Esq.
Attributed To:
George Canning
First Line:
Ere this short winter's day be gone
Page No:
pp.205-209
Poem Title:
A Birth-Day Offering To A Young Lady. From Her Lover.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Canning]
Attributed To:
George Canning
First Line:
Nature with liberal hand dispenses
Page No:
pp.210-220
Poem Title:
Labour And Genius: Or, The Mill-Stream, And The Cascade. A Fable. Written In The Year 1762, And Inscribed To The Late William Shenstone, Esq.
Attribution:
By Richard Jago, A. M.
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
Yet do I live o how shall I sustain
Page No:
pp.221-231
Poem Title:
Monody To The Memory Of A Young Lady.
Attribution:
By Cuthbert Shaw.
Attributed To:
Cuthbert Shaw
First Line:
Sweet bird that kindly perching near
Page No:
pp.232-236
Poem Title:
An Evening Address To A Nightingale.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shaw]
Attributed To:
Cuthbert Shaw
First Line:
Ye patriot crowds who burn for England's fame
Page No:
pp.236-237
Poem Title:
Prologue Spoken By Mr. Garrick, April 5. MDCCL. Before The Masque of Comus, Acted At Drury-Lane, For The Benefit Of Milton's Grand-Daughter.
Attribution:
By Samuel Johnson, LL.D.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
O Phoebus down the western sky
Page No:
pp.238-239
Poem Title:
THe Midsummer Wish.
Attribution:
Supposed By The Same [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Alas with swift and silent pace
Page No:
pp.239-241
Poem Title:
Autumn: An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
No more the morn with tepid rays
Page No:
pp.242-243
Poem Title:
Winter: An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Behold my fair wherever we rove
Page No:
pp.244-245
Poem Title:
The Winter's Walk.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Evening now from purple wings
Page No:
pp.247-248
Poem Title:
The Vanity Of Wealth. An Ode.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
When Stella strikes the tuneful string
Page No:
pp.249-250
Poem Title:
To Miss --. On Her Playing Upon The Harpsichord In A Room Hung With Some Flower-Pieces Of Her Own Painting.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Madam | Long have I looked my tablets over
Page No:
pp.251-253
Poem Title:
To Myrtillis. The New Year's Offering.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
The tree of deepest root is found
Page No:
pp.254-258
Poem Title:
The Three Warnings. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Thrale.
Attributed To:
Hester Lynch Piozzi [née Salusbury; other married name Thrale]
First Line:
When Moab's wiles had failed to move
Page No:
pp.258-262
Poem Title:
Balaam; Or, The Antiquity Of Scandal.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Where Thames with pride beholds Augusta's charms
Page No:
pp.263-267
Poem Title:
Verses Occasioned By The Right Honourable The Lady Viscountess Tyrconnel's Recovery At Bath. First Printed In The Year MDCCXXX.
Attribution:
By Richard Savage.
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
In gayer hours when high my fancy ran
Page No:
pp.267-271
Poem Title:
The Bastard.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Savage]
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
Venus most histories agree
Page No:
pp.271-273
Poem Title:
To A Lady, Going To Bathe In The Sea.
Attribution:
By George Keate, Esq.
Attributed To:
George Keate
First Line:
The bard whose scenes this night your thoughts engage
Page No:
pp.273-275
Poem Title:
Prologue To The Play of King John, Acted At Mr. Newcomb's At Hackney, In March, MDCCLXIX.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Keate]
Attributed To:
George Keate
First Line:
Spite of court tricks of sorrow madness pain
Page No:
pp.275-276
Poem Title:
Epilogue To The Same Play. Spoken By Constance.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Keate]
Attributed To:
George Keate
First Line:
Mark mortals mark with awe profound
Page No:
pp.277-278
Poem Title:
Inscription In An Arbour.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. Parsons of Wye, Kent. // Oberon.
Attributed To:
Philip Parsons
First Line:
How sweet to recall the sweet moments of joy
Page No:
pp.278-281
Poem Title:
Absence. A Pastoral Ballad...Written In The Year 1750.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Parsons]
Attributed To:
Philip Parsons
First Line:
Deep silence reigned and dewy night
Page No:
pp.281-285
Poem Title:
The Contented Philosopher.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. Cunningham.
Attributed To:
Peter Cunningham
First Line:
High over the bed conspicuous seen
Page No:
pp.285-288
Poem Title:
The Tulip And Lily.
Attribution:
By Mr. Barclay.
Attributed To:
James Barclay
First Line:
Awake my fair the morning springs
Page No:
pp.289-291
Poem Title:
The Invitation.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Barclay]
Attributed To:
James Barclay
First Line:
With rolling time that all things change
Page No:
pp.291-292
Poem Title:
The Metamorphose.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Barclay]
Attributed To:
James Barclay
First Line:
With Muckworm lately as in chat
Page No:
pp.292-293
Poem Title:
The Sine Quo Non.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Barclay]
Attributed To:
James Barclay
First Line:
Hard by yon copse that skirts the flowery vale
Page No:
pp.294-295
Poem Title:
The Partridges: An Elegy. Written On The Last Of August.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. Pratt of Peterborough.
Attributed To:
Samuel Jackson Pratt
First Line:
Nature thy genial call I hear
Page No:
pp.296-298
Poem Title:
A Morning Soliloquy On Deafness.
Attribution:
By The Rev. Mr. Powis.
Attributed To:
Thomas Powys
First Line:
When our first father through the dreary waste
Page No:
pp.298-299
Poem Title:
Sonnet...Occasioned By Leaving B-x-n, July 1755. The Author Telling The Ladies "He Looked Upon Himself In A Worse Situation Than Adam Banish'd Paradise," Was Enjoined By Them To Give His Reasons in Verse.
Attribution:
By Dr. P--.
Attributed To:
First Line:
While you fair Anna innocently gay
Page No:
pp.299-300
Poem Title:
Sonnet. To A Lady Of Indiscreet Virtue. In Imitation Of Spenser.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. P--]
Attributed To:
First Line:
By the side of the stream that strays through the grove
Page No:
pp.300-301
Poem Title:
The Shaft.
Attribution:
By Mr. Henley.
Attributed To:
Samuel Henley
First Line:
Ah what avails this short sublunar sphere
Page No:
pp.301-308
Poem Title:
An Elegy.
Attribution:
By Daniel Hayes, Esq.
Attributed To:
Daniel Hayes
First Line:
The feathered game that haunt the hoary plains
Page No:
pp.308-324
Poem Title:
The Academic Sportsman, Or, A Winter's Day.
Attribution:
By Gerald Fitzgerald.
Attributed To:
Gerald Fitzgerald
First Line:
Pity the sorrows of a poor old man
Page No:
pp.324-326
Poem Title:
The Beggar.
Attribution:
Attributed To: