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The Bath, Bristol, Tunbridge and Epsom Miscellany [T91309]

DMI number:
544
Publication Date:
1735
ESTC number:
T91309
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110264068
Shelfmark:
BL 11631.d.4
Full Title:
THE | BATH, BRISTOL, TUNBRIDGE | [i]and[/i] EPSOM | MISCELLANY. | CONTAINING, | [two columns] [col 1]POEMS, | TALES, | SONGS, | EPIGRAMS, | LAMPOONS,[/col 1] [col 2]SATIRES, | PANEGYRICKS, | AMOURS, | INTRIGUES, [i]&c.[/i][/col 2] | [double rule] | [epigraph] | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for T. DORMER, for the Author, and sold by the | Booksellers in Town and Country. M.DCC.XXXV. | (Price One Shilling.)
Epigraph:
[i]Fade Flowers, fade, Nature will have it so; | 'Tis but what we must in our Autumn do: | And as our Leaves lye quiet on the Ground, | The Loss alone by those that lov'd them found; | So in the Grave shall we as quiet lye, | Miss'd by some few that lov'd our Company. | But some so like to[/i] Thorns [i]and[/i] Nettles [i]live, | That none for them can, when they perish, grieve.[/i] | WALLER.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of poems about subject/person
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 s.
Bibliographic details:
FORMAT: Octavo in fours.
Comments:
Query: 'printed for the Author' - is this a miscellany i.e. by multiple hands? PLATES: Frontispiece.
Related People
Printer:
T. Dormer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Time thou inestimable jewel say
Page No:
pp.5-8
Poem Title:
On Dress.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Celia bathed how did I trembling gaze
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
On a Lady Bathing.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Scandal with ladies tattling over their tea
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
Of Scandal.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
What mighty wonders have been done
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
A Song On the Multiplying Virtues of the Bath Waters. Humbly inscrib'd to the Citizen's Wives. Tune of, How long, egregeous Moore, &c.
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First Line:
In the merry month of May
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
The Female-Beau: Or, The Beau-Female.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Reason is sure a particle divine
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pp.15-16
Poem Title:
An Essay on Humanity. Inscrib'd to the Bristol Captains.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here o amazing prodigy we see
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
Extempore Verses on seeing the Princess Amelia's Picture in Miniature.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford
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Not attributed
First Line:
If unity be found in heaven's great sphere
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
On Unity.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Quintus loves Thais and Thais alone
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
Epigrams. On a one-ey'd Man who fell in Love with a blind Woman.
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First Line:
A woman though her mouth be small
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On Woman.
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First Line:
For champagne and Bordeaux I need go no further
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On a Vintner, who was suspected to have poison'd four Wives.
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First Line:
A woman at best's but a consummate evil
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Of all the creatures on the earth
Page No:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
The Prude Unmask'd: Or, The pleasant Discovery.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Moll who plyed in Drury Lane
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
The Bath Fortune-Hunter: Or, The Biter Bit.
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First Line:
Tell me Silvia prithee do
Page No:
pp.22-25
Poem Title:
The Rover Reclaim'd. A Dialogue between Damon and Silvia.
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First Line:
I sing the nymph a very woman
Page No:
pp.25-28
Poem Title:
A Beautiful Young Nymph at her Toilet.
Attribution:
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First Line:
On Epsom Downs when racing does begin
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On the Epsom Horse-Races.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
O Scarborough say how comes thy power so great
Page No:
pp.30-32
Poem Title:
Scarborough Wells. A Satire.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Tempted by love the fond believing maid
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
An Epistle from a Lady to a Gentleman who had Debauch'd her.
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First Line:
In northern cave devoid of light and heat
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
The Golden Mean.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Of people wondrous to behold I treat
Page No:
pp.35-38
Poem Title:
On the Bath Puppet-Shew.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Since Cupid bears imperial sway
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Silvia's Request.
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First Line:
Of verdant hue smooth as th' unruffled main
Page No:
pp.40-42
Poem Title:
The Bowling-Green.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Sweet syren cease thy killing trills give over
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
To Signior F- - - - - -li.
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First Line:
A married boy a prating elf
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
The Mock-Hero: Or, Cowardice Display'd.
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First Line:
A brisk young vintner pert and gay
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
The Repartee: Or, The Lady and Vintner. A Tale.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe by nature was designed
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
The Ladies Quarrel: Or, the Fop Triumphant.
Attribution:
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Not attributed