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The beauties of English poesy [vol 1] [T146032] [ecco]

DMI number:
1071
Publication Date:
1771
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T146032
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW114463990
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BL
Full Title:
THE | BEAUTIES | OF | ENGLISH POESY. | SELECTED BY | OLIVER GOLDSMITH. | IN TWO VOLUMES. | [rule] | VOL. I. | [double rule] | DUBLIN: | Printed for JAMES WILLIAMS in Skinner-Row. | [short rule] | M,DCC,LXXI.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Query: is this actually a reissue of T146028? has the same mispagination pp. [265-9].
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface signed 'Oliver Goldsmith' pp. i-ii. Back matter: Contents [2pp.]
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 1] [T146028] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1767
ESTC No:
T146028
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 2] [T146032] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1771
ESTC No:
T146032
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
James. Williams
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Editor:
Oliver Goldsmith
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
What dire offence from amorous causes springs
Page No:
pp.1-28
Poem Title:
The Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Far in a wild unknown to public view
Page No:
pp.29-37
Poem Title:
The Hermit.
Attribution:
Pope and Parnell
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hence vain deluding joys
Page No:
pp.39-45
Poem Title:
Il Penseroso
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Hence loathed melancholy
Page No:
pp.46-51
Poem Title:
L' Allegro.
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The curfew tolls the knell of parting day
Page No:
pp.53-57
Poem Title:
An Elegy, Written in a Country Church Yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though grief and fondness in my breast rebel
Page No:
pp.59-68
Poem Title:
London. In Imitation of the Third Satire of Juvenal.
Attribution:
Mr. Johnson
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Ah me full sorely is my heart forlorn
Page No:
pp.69-80
Poem Title:
The School-Mistress. In Imitation of Spencer.
Attribution:
Shenstone
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Sure there are poets which did never dream
Page No:
pp.81-93
Poem Title:
Cooper's Hill.
Attribution:
by Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
In these deep solitudes and awful cells
Page No:
pp.95-107
Poem Title:
Eloisa to Abelard
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From frozen climes and endless tracts of snow
Page No:
pp.108-110
Poem Title:
An Epistle, From Mr. Philips to the Earl of Dorset.
Attribution:
Mr. Philips
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
While you my lord the rural shades admire
Page No:
pp.111-117
Poem Title:
A Letter from Italy, To the Right Honourable Charles Lord Halifax. In the Year MDCCI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas at the royal feast for Persia won
Page No:
pp.119-126
Poem Title:
Alexander's Feast; Or, The Power of Music An Ode, In Honour of St. Cecilia's Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Descend ye nine descend and sing
Page No:
pp.127-132
Poem Title:
Ode for Music On St. Cecilia's Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy younglings Cuddy are but just awake
Page No:
pp.134-139
Poem Title:
Monday; or, the Squabble.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Young Colin Clout a lad of peerless meed
Page No:
pp.140-143
Poem Title:
Tuesday; Or, The Ditty.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
The wailings of a maiden I recite
Page No:
pp.144-148
Poem Title:
Wednesday; Or, The Dumps.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Hobnelia seated in a dreary vale
Page No:
pp.149-153
Poem Title:
Thursday; Or, The Spell.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Why Grubbinol dost thou so wistful seem
Page No:
pp.154-160
Poem Title:
Friday; Or, The Dirge.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Sublimer strains o rustic muse prepare
Page No:
pp.161-165
Poem Title:
Saturday; Or, The Flights.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
All human things are subject to decay
Page No:
pp.167-174
Poem Title:
Mac Flecknoe.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All human race would fain be wits
Page No:
pp.175-192
Poem Title:
On Poetry. A Rhapsody.
Attribution:
Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Who shall decide when doctors disagree
Page No:
pp.193-223
Poem Title:
Of The Use of Riches.
Attribution:
Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
And now the delegate prepares to go
Page No:
pp.225-237
Poem Title:
From The Dispensary. Canto VI.
Attribution:
by Dr. Garth
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Ye persian maids attend your poet's lays
Page No:
pp.239-242
Poem Title:
Eclogue I. Selim: Or The Shepherd's Moral.
Attribution:
by Mr. Collins
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
In silent horror over the boundless waste
Page No:
pp.243-246
Poem Title:
Eclogue II. Hassan: Or The Camel-Driver.
Attribution:
by Mr. Collins
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
In Georgia's land where Tefflis' towers are seen
Page No:
pp.247-249
Poem Title:
Eclogue III. Abra: Or The Georgian Sultan.
Attribution:
by Mr. Collins
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
In fair Circassia where to love inclined
Page No:
pp.250-253
Poem Title:
Eclogue IV. Agib and Secander: Or, The Fugitives.
Attribution:
by Mr. Collins
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
Happy the man who void of cares and strife
Page No:
pp.255-260
Poem Title:
The Splendid Shilling.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Philips.
Attributed To:
John Philips
First Line:
Old battle array big with horror is fled
Page No:
pp.261-263
Poem Title:
Imitation I. A New-Year's Ode.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne
First Line:
Little tube of mighty power
Page No:
p.264
Poem Title:
Imitation II.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne
First Line:
O thou matured by glad Hesperian suns
Page No:
p.165 [i.e. 265]
Poem Title:
Imitation III.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne
First Line:
Critics avaunt tobacco is my theme
Page No:
p.166 [i.e. 266]
Poem Title:
Imitation IV.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne
First Line:
Blessed leaf whose aromatic gales dispense
Page No:
p.167 [i.e. 267]
Poem Title:
Imitation V.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne
First Line:
Boy bring an ounce of freeman's best
Page No:
pp.168-169 [i.e. 268-269]
Poem Title:
Imitation VI.
Attribution:
Mr. Hawkins Browne.
Attributed To:
Isaac Hawkins Browne