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The beauties of English poesy [vol 2] [T146032] [ecco]

DMI number:
1072
Publication Date:
1771
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T146032
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW114464257
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BL
Full Title:
THE | BEAUTIES | OF | ENGLISH POESY. | SELECTED BY | OLIVER GOLDSMITH. | IN TWO VOLUMES. | [rule] | VOL. II. | [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
Bibliographic details:
Half title: THE | BEAUTIES | OF | ENGLISH POESY.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Books by Goldsmith sold by Williams [1p.]. Back matter: Contents [2pp.]
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Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 2] [T146028] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1767
ESTC No:
T146028
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 1] [T146032] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1771
ESTC No:
T146032
Volume:
1 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:
By the blue taper's trembling light
Page No:
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
A Night-Piece, On Death.
Attribution:
written by Dr. Parnell
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
In Britain's isle and Arthur's days
Page No:
pp.5-11
Poem Title:
A Fairy Tale.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
The lovely young Lavinia once had friends
Page No:
pp.13-17
Poem Title:
Palemon and Lavinia.
Attribution:
Mr. Thomson
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
In gayer hours when high my fancy ran
Page No:
pp.19-23
Poem Title:
The Bastard.
Attribution:
Savage
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
Why Celia is your spreading waist
Page No:
pp.25-28
Poem Title:
The Poet and his Patron.
Attribution:
Mr. More.
Attributed To:
Edward Moore
First Line:
Duty demands the parent's voice
Page No:
pp.29-32
Poem Title:
The Wolf, Sheep and Lamb.
Attribution:
Mr. More.
Attributed To:
Edward Moore
First Line:
Tis said of widow maid and wife
Page No:
pp.33-50
Poem Title:
The Female Seducers.
Attribution:
Mr. More.
Attributed To:
Edward Moore
First Line:
Clarinda dearly loved attend
Page No:
pp.51-57
Poem Title:
An Epistle To A Lady
Attribution:
By Mr. Nugent
Attributed To:
Robert Nugent
First Line:
Hans Carvel impotent and old
Page No:
pp.58-63
Poem Title:
Hans Carvel
Attribution:
Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
The sceptics think 'twas long ago
Page No:
pp.64-69
Poem Title:
The Ladle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This commoner has worth and parts
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Moral.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In ancient times as story tells
Page No:
pp.71-77
Poem Title:
Baucis and Philemon.
Attribution:
From Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
If dumb too long the drooping muse hath stayed
Page No:
pp.79-83
Poem Title:
To The Earl of Warwick. On the Death of Mr. Addison
Attribution:
by Mr. Tickell
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Of Leinster famed for maidens fair
Page No:
pp.84-86
Poem Title:
Colin and Lucy
Attribution:
Tickell
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Mourn hapless Caledonia mourn
Page No:
pp.87-89
Poem Title:
The Tears of Scotland. Written in the Year MDCCXLVI.
Attribution:
by Dr. Smollet
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
We must resign heaven his great soul does claim
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Lord Protector.
Attribution:
Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Thirsis a youth of the inspired train
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
The Story of Phoebus and Daphne, Applied.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tired nature's sweet restorer balmy sleep
Page No:
pp.95-110
Poem Title:
Night the First. On Life, Death, and Immortality.
Attribution:
By Dr. Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
First Line:
When the cock crew he wept smote by that eye
Page No:
pp.111-134
Poem Title:
Night the Second. On Time, Death, Friendship.
Attribution:
By Dr. Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
First Line:
My verse is satire Dorset lend your ear
Page No:
pp.135-144
Poem Title:
Satire I.
Attribution:
Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
First Line:
Ye shepherds so cheerful and gay
Page No:
pp.145-156
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Ballad. In Four Parts.
Attribution:
Mr. Shenstone.
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
My time o ye muses was happily spent
Page No:
pp.157-158
Poem Title:
Phoebe. A Pastoral.
Attribution:
By Dr. Byron.
Attributed To:
John Byrom
First Line:
Despairing beside a clear stream
Page No:
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
by Mr. Rowe.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Of all those arts in which the wise excel
Page No:
pp.163-174
Poem Title:
An Essay on Poetry.
Attribution:
by the duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
The shepherds and the nymphs were seen
Page No:
pp.175-204
Poem Title:
Cadenus and Vanessa.
Attribution:
Dr. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Matthew met Richard when or where
Page No:
pp.205-262
Poem Title:
Alma: Or The Progress of the Mind.
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior