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The Comic Miscellany. Vol. II. [ESTC N51175]

DMI number:
1629
Publication Date:
1756
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
N51175
Shelfmark:
Folger PR1101.C7 Cage v.2
Full Title:
THE | COMIC MISCELLANY, | CONTAINING, | [2 columns] [column 1] I. A Select COLLECTION | of only the best ENG- | LISH and SCOTCH | SONGS, with the | Names of the Au- | thors prefixed to | many of them. | II. Humourous and di- | verting TALES, in | Verse. | [/column 1] | [column 2] III. The most pointed | EPIGRAMS.| IV. EPITAPHS, serious | and ludicrous. | V. RIDDLES. | VI. BONS MOTS; or | the most celebrated | JESTS, and other | short Pieces of [i]Wit[/i] | and [i] Humour[/i]. [/column 2] VOL. II. | [ornament] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for M. COOPER, at the [i] Globe [/i] in [i] Pater-Noster Row [/i]. | [rule] | M. DCC. LVI.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of comic verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Bibliographic details:
Folger copy has book plate "I. Baker Holroyd Esq. | Sheffield Place Sussex" Couplet written on inside back cover of Folger copy: "The winning air, the wanton Trip, | The radiant Eye, the velvet Lip." -GS [from poem 6575]
Comments:
p. 1: Heading "Tales, &c." p. 121: Heading "Epigrams." p. 193. Heading "Epitaphs." and epigraph (poem id 13487) p. 224. Heading "Riddles." p. 255 Heading "Jests" followed by prose. Latin verse on pp. 187, 195, 196, 202, 203, 205, 207, 208, French verse on p. 214. Prose on pp. 195, 200, 203, 204, 213, 243, 244, 252, 255-318. Duplicate poems: - poem id 13740 appears twice in this miscellany: on p. 163 and p. 194. - poem id 24173 appears twice in this miscellany: on p. 209 and p. 213 Near-duplicate poems: - poem id 13514 appears on p. 174 and poem 19595 appears on p. 193. - poem id 24131 appears on p. 198 and poem id 24159 appears on p. 205
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Title:
The Comic Miscellany. Vol. I. [ESTC N51175]
Publication Date:
1756
ESTC No:
N51175
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Mary Cooper
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
BBTI
Content/Publication
First Line:
Hence loathed melancholy
Page No:
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
L'Allegro, or Mirth.
Attribution:
By Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
O the great happiness which shepherds have
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
The Happy Shepherd.
Attribution:
From Spenser's Fairy Queen.
Attributed To:
Edmund Spenser
First Line:
In every town where Thamis rolls his tide
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
The Alley. In Imitation of Spenser.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Happy the man who void of cares and strife
Page No:
pp.8-12
Poem Title:
The Splendid Shilling. In Imitation of Milton.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Philips.
Attributed To:
John Philips
First Line:
Ingenious L-- were a picture drawn
Page No:
pp.12-27
Poem Title:
The Art of Cookery. In Imitation of Horace's Art of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Dr. King.
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
If Bellvill can his generous soul confine
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
In Imitation of Horace's Invitation of Torquatus to Supper. Which is the Fifth Epistle to his First Book.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
Young Slouch the farmer had a jolly wife
Page No:
pp.29-31
Poem Title:
The Old Cheese.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e., Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
Two neighbours Clod and Jolt would married be
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
The Skillet.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
Tom Banks by native industry was taught
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
The Fisherman.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
From London Paul the carrier coming down
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Little Mouths.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
There was a lad the unluckiest of his crew
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
Hold Fast Below.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
A virtuoso had a mind to see
Page No:
pp.35-37
Poem Title:
The Incurious.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. King]
Attributed To:
William King
First Line:
The shepherd Paris bore the Spartan bride
Page No:
pp.37-39
Poem Title:
Daphnis and Chloe. A Pastoral.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Interred beneath this marble stone
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Sauntring Jack and Idle Joan.
Attribution:
By Mr Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Nell scolded in so loud a din
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
A Quiet Life and a Good Name. To a Friend who married a Shrew.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
The sceptics think 'twas long ago
Page No:
pp.43-47
Poem Title:
The Ladle, or the Triple Wish.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Corinna pride of Drury Lane
Page No:
pp.47-49
Poem Title:
A beautiful young Nymph going to Bed.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
This commoner has worth and parts
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
Moral.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Beauty's a gaudy sign no more
Page No:
pp.50-51
Poem Title:
The Curious Maid.
Attribution:
By Hildebrand Jacob, Esq;
Attributed To:
Hildebrand Jacob
First Line:
Hans Carvel impotent and old
Page No:
pp.51-55
Poem Title:
Hans Carvel's Ring, or a Charm against Cuckoldom. A Tale. From La Fontaine.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
It so befell a silly swain
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
Phyllis; or the Progress of Love.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Desponding Phyllis was endued
Page No:
pp.56-59
Poem Title:
Phyllis; or the Progress of Love.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Beyond the fixed and settled rules
Page No:
pp.59-63
Poem Title:
Paulo Purganti and his Wife. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Of Chloe all the town has rung
Page No:
pp.63-71
Poem Title:
Strephon and Chloe. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
From public noise and factious strife
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
To a Young Gentleman in Love. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Whilst men have these ambitious fancies
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
Moral.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
In Britain's isle and Arthur's days
Page No:
pp.74-79
Poem Title:
A Fairy Tale, in the antient English Style.
Attribution:
By Dr. Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
A monkey to reform the times
Page No:
pp.79-81
Poem Title:
The Monkey who had seen the World. A Fable.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
My meaning will be best unravelled
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Tim and the Fables.
Attribution:
By Dr Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Parson tis false I'll never believe
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
Frugal Advice to a Chaplain. Familiarized in the Manner of Dr. Swift.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In days my lord when mother time
Page No:
pp.83-88
Poem Title:
An Epistle from S. J. Esq; in the Country, to the Right Hon. the Lord Lovelace in Town.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At dead of night when rapt in sleep
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
Song 121. Power of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twere well my friend for human kind
Page No:
pp.88-90
Poem Title:
The Two Beavers. A Fable.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Duck.
Attributed To:
Stephen Duck
First Line:
Farewell aspiring thoughts no more
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
Contentment.
Attribution:
[By the Same.]
Attributed To:
Stephen Duck
First Line:
Wisely O C- enjoy the present hour
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
Sonnet.
Attribution:
By Mr. E---.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature and fortune blithe and gay
Page No:
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
Nature and Fortune. To the Earl of Chesterfield.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A rap at the door when forth from her chair
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
A Modern Visit.
Attribution:
By S---me J--ny--ns, Esq;
Attributed To:
Soame Jenyns
First Line:
When the loud waves in mountains rise
Page No:
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
A Simile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whenever I wive young Strephon cried
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
The Spell.
Attribution:
By Geo. Stepney, Esq;
Attributed To:
George Stepney
First Line:
Blessed he that with a mighty hand
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
On Content.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let that majestic pen that writes
Page No:
pp.97-116
Poem Title:
The Counter Scuffle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O mother chave been a batchelour
Page No:
pp.116-118
Poem Title:
The West Country Batchelor's Complaint.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What is this bugbear death that's worth our care
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
Sonnet. On Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
His angle rod made of a sturdy oak
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
Upon a Giant's Angling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the chill Charokoe blows
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
In Praise of Ale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why will Delia thus retire
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
Receipt to cure the Vapours.
Attribution:
Written by Lady J---N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ancient Phyllis has young graces
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve, in the Double Dealer.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Cried Strephon panting in Cosmelia's arms
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
III. The Rapture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou swearest thou'lt drink no more kind heaven send
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Chloe's picture was to Venus shown
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
IV. Venus mistaken.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Anchises Paris and Adonis too
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
Spoken by Venus on seeing her Statue done by Praxyteles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Miss for court service is quickly prepared
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
VII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Very nicely thou layest on thy colours dear Nan
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
VIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Phyllis confessed her the father was rash
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
VI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
But ancient poets thou admirest none
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
XII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seven times a day the just men sin
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
IX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Cyprian queen drawn by Apelles' hand
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
XI. To Sir Godfrey Kneller, drawing the Lady Hide's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Lupus has wrought hard all day
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
X.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How blessed a life how short its date
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
XVII. On the Death of Mrs. B---s.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
M---- though he must abstain from meat
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
XV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says Richard to Joe thou art a very sad dog
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
XIV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Concanan.
Attributed To:
Matthew Concanen
First Line:
The expense in perfumes is a most vain sin
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
XVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy eyes and eyebrows I could spare
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
XIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail happy bride for thou art truly blessed
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
XVIII. On the same Occasion. [i.e. the Death of Mrs. B---s.]
Attribution:
Written extempore by the Lady M. W. M.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How ill the motion with the music suits
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
XX. Upon a Company of bad Dancers to good Musick.
Attribution:
By Ambrose Philips, Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
That all from Adam first begun
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
XIX. The Old Gentry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flavia the least and slightest toy
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
XXII. Written in the Leaves of a Fan,
Attribution:
by Dr. Atterbury, late Bishop of Rochester.
Attributed To:
Francis Atterbury
First Line:
Offspring of a tuneful sire
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
XXIV. To the Dutchess of Beaufort.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Orpheus played so well he moved old Nick
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
XXI. To a bad Fiddler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst you are deaf to love you may
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
XXIII. In a Lady's Prayer-Book.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I owe says Metius much to Colon's care
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She first departed he for one day tried
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXX. On a Gentleman who died the Day after his Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sometimes to sense sometimes to nonsense leaning
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXVII. A Character.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou art soft to touch charming to hear unseen
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To John I owed great obligation
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXVIII.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
When Lesbia first I saw so heavenly fair
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
XXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Baker and poet swell thy glorious name
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
XXXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe a coquet in her prime
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
XXXII. On the Marriage of an Old Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I hate and yet I love thee too
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
XXXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Indulgent nature to each kind bestows
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
XXXIII. On the Bursar of St. John's College, Oxon, cutting down a fine Row of Trees.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bright as the day and as the morning fair
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
XXXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By a Ravenna vintner once betrayed
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
XXXV. From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If beauteous Kitty boasts a charm
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
XXXVII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Three poets in three distant ages born
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
XXXVIII. On Milton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Among the fair that Hide Park Circus grace
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
XLIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mendax 'tis said thou art such a liar grown
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
XLI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of two reliefs to ease a lovesick mind
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
XL.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ten months after Florimel happened to wed
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
XLII.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
That speech surpasses force is no new whim
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
XXXIX. Lingua potentior armis.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All nature's charms in Sunderland appear
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
XLVI. On Lady Sunderland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Man and money a mutual friendship show
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
XLV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature in pity has denied you shape
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
XLVII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Paulus the famous quack renowned afar
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
XLVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You say you'll spend a thousand pound
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
XLIV. To a Fool going to travel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature's chief gifts unequally are carved
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
LI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Paula thou fain would'st marry me
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
LII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She's bent like a ninepence and would have been broken
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
XLIX. On a crooked, cross-grain'd Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those envious flakes came down in haste
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
L. On some Snow that melted on a Lady's Breast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sons of verse transmit to fame
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
LIII. Upon a Lady, who finding her Pocket wet, pretended she had broke her Hartshorn Bottle in it.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cornus proclaims aloud his wife's a whore
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
LVII.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Fair as the blushing grape she stands
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
LIV. On Mrs. Dashwood.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seven wealthy towns contend for Homer dead
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
LVI. A Cure for Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst maudlin whigs deplore their Cato's fate
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
LV. On a Lady who shed her Water at seeing the Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Nich. Rowe, Esq;
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
In church the prayer book and the fan displayed
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
LVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ovid is the surest guide
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
LIX. Written in the blank Leaf of an Ovid.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Phyllis the fairest of love's foes
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
LXI.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Thais her teeth are black and nought
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
LX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Could our first father at his toilsome plough
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
LXII. Adam pos'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy nags the leanest things alive
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
LXIII.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Tomorrow you will live you always cry
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
LXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe new married looks at men no more
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
LXVI.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
From her own native France as old Alison past
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
LXVII.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Tell me Sileno why you fill
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
LXV. To a Jealous Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vain the concern which you express
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
LXX. To the Duke de Noailles.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
When Cupid did his grandsire Jove intreat
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
LXIX. On Mrs. Biddy Floyd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Thomas calls his wife his half
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
LXVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ridway robbed Duncote of three hundred pound
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
LXXII. On a Robbery.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who says that Giles and Joan at discord be
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
LXXI. On Giles and Joan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had she but lived in Cleopatra's age
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
LXXIII. On the Dutchess of Portsmouth's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On his deathbed poor Lubin lies
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
LXXIV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
What a frail thing is beauty says baron le Cras
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
LXXV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Charinus 'twas my hap of late
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
LXXVI. To Charinus, an ugly Woman's Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great Bacchus born in thunder and in fire
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
LXXVIII. From the Greek.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
That artful speck upon her face
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
LXXVII. Upon a Patch on a Lady's Face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Argyle his praise when Southerne wrote
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
LXXIX. In Behalf of Mr. Southerne. To the Duke of Argyle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe brisk and gay appears
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
LXXX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Loveless married lady Jenny
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
LXXXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blessed be the princes who have fought
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
LXXXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Frank carves very ill yet will palm all the meats
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
LXXXIV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
He who great Jove's artillery aped so well
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
LXXXII. To a Painter, drawing a Lady's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your mistress that you follow whores still taxeth you
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
LXXXIII. A Self-Accuser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go said old Lyce senseless lover go
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
LXXXVI.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Mind but thy preaching T-- translate no further
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
LXXXIX. Advice to a late Translator of Virgil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh what bosom but must yield
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
LXXXVII. To a Sempstress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When all the blandishments of life are gone
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
LXXXVIII. On Suicide. From Martial.
Attribution:
By Mr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Before her husband Lesbia calls me names
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
XCII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Saturn and Sol and Luna chaste
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
XCIII. De Die Martis & Die Veneris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So bright is thy beauty so charming thy song
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
XCI. On a handsome Woman with a fine Voice, but very covetous and proud.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sylvia methinks you are unfit
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
XC.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come Meg be quick and make the bed
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
XCIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lie Philo untouched on my peaceable shelf
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
XCVII. To a Person who wrote ill, and spake worse against the Author.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Love is begot by fancy bred
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
XCVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lofty arch his high ambition shows
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
XCV. On a high Arch, built over a small Stream by a certain Nobleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Coscus thou sayest my epigrams are long
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
C.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
George came to the crown without striking a blow
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
CI.
Attribution:
By Ambrose Philips, Esq.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Leave off thy paint perfumes and youthful dress
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
XCIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Tadloe walks the streets the paviors cry
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
XCVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lives a man who by relation
Page No:
p.147
Poem Title:
CIII. Written over a Gate.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How much are they deceived who vainly strive
Page No:
p.147
Poem Title:
CIV. Love and Jealousy.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq.
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
In marriage are two happy things allowed
Page No:
p.147
Poem Title:
CII. Apology for Wedlock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How old may Phyllis be you ask
Page No:
p.148
Poem Title:
CVI. Phyllis's Age.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
While faster than his costive brain indites
Page No:
p.148
Poem Title:
CV. Cacoethes Scribendi.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Thraso picks quarrels when he's drunk at night
Page No:
p.149
Poem Title:
CVII.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq.
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
When Gammar Gurton first I knew
Page No:
p.149
Poem Title:
CIX. Martial, Lib. I. Epig. 20.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your homely face Flippanta you disguise
Page No:
p.149
Poem Title:
CVIII. On a very homely Lady, that patch'd much.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rich Gripe does all his thoughts and cunning bend
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
CXI.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Whilst in the dark on thy soft hand I hung
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
CXII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With what strange raptures would my soul be blessed
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
CX. Written in a Lady's Table Book.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
This vain thing set up for a man
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
CXVII. Under the Picture of a Beau.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou speakest always ill of me
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
CXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who can hide fire if it be uncovered light
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
CXIII. Love unconcealable.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why do they say the goddess Fortune's blind
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
CXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Women to cards may be compared we play
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
CXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe's the wonder of her sex
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
CXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cosmelia's charms inspire my lays
Page No:
pp.152-153
Poem Title:
CXX. On an antient Lady, who painted.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou saidst that I alone thy heart could move
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
CXVIII. To his false Mistress.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Half of your book is to an index grown
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
CXXIII. On a certain Writer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My love and I for kisses played
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
CXXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You ask dear Will what we disdain
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
CXXII. Mart. Epig. 58. Lib. I.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You oft Corinna ask me if you're fair
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
CXXI. Imitated from Buchanan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nokes went he thought to Styles's wife to bed
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
CXXV. A Case to the Civilians.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O rare Ben Jonson what a turncoat grown
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
CXXVIII. On Ben. Johnson's Bust, lately set up in Westminster-Abbey, with the Buttons on the wrong Side.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Susanna's fate with pity we behold
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
CXXVII. On the Picture of Susanna.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Pontius wished an edict might be passed
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
CXXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cornutus called his wife both whore and slut
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
CXXXIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No cause nor client fat will Cheverill lease
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
CXXXII. On Cheverill the Lawyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Prithee is not Miss Chloe's a comical case
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
CXXX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The golden hair that Galla wears
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
CXXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To raise a lady's expectations high
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
CXXXI. On the Expulsion of a Member of the House of Commons, for an Attempt to bribe a Member of a Secret Committee.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A man of Wales betwixt St David's day and Easter
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
CXXXV. On a Welshman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe loves only me she vows
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
CXXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lightfingered Catch to keep his hands in ure
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
CXXXIV. Upon one stealing a Pound of Candles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Did Celia's person and her mind agree
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
CXXXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now shame pursue my meddling sight
Page No:
pp.157-158
Poem Title:
CXL. On hearing an ugly Woman sing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To love to live just the same meaning bear
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
CXXXVIII. For Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To love to perish the same meaning have
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
CXXXVIII. Against Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Welshman coming late into an inn
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
CXLI. On a Welshman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
M--l a poet why thou art merry
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
CXLII. On a bad Poet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What Crispulus is that in a new gown
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
CXLIII. On Coracine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A bachelor would have a wife that's wise
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
CXLVI. In uxorem optatam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A jealous merchant that a sailor met
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
CXLV. Tunc tua res agitur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since thou wouldst needs bewitched with some ill charms
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
CXLIV. To one marry'd to an old Man.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
A justice walking over the frozen Thames
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
CXLVIII. In stolidum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let Rufus weep rejoice stand sit or walk
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
CXLVII. Martial. Lib. I. Epig. 69.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Chloe I confess my pain
Page No:
pp.160-161
Poem Title:
CL. The Cure of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes every poet is a fool
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
CXLIX.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
A chapel of the riding house is made
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
CLIII. On a Riding-house turn'd into a Chapel.
Attribution:
By Mr. Farquhar.
Attributed To:
George Farquhar
First Line:
If death must come as oft as breath departs
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
CLII. Death made easy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When I revolve this evanescent state
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
CLI. Written by a Gentleman, looking at himself in a Glass.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair Ursly in a merry mood
Page No:
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
CLVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I am unable yonder beggar cries
Page No:
p.162
Poem Title:
CLIV. A lame Beggar.
Attribution:
By Dr. Donne.
Attributed To:
John Donne
First Line:
Olivia's gay but looks devout
Page No:
p.162
Poem Title:
CLV. The Pious Hypocrite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Chloe came into the room the other day
Page No:
p.163
Poem Title:
CLVII. A Lover's Anger.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Pox on it says time to Thomas Hearne
Page No:
p.163
Poem Title:
CLVIII. On Mr. Hearne, the great Antiquary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My heart is proud your chains to wear
Page No:
p.164
Poem Title:
CLXI. To a Lady of Pleasure.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lady who this resolution took
Page No:
p.164
Poem Title:
CLIX. A Lady wrote upon a Window some Verses, intimating her Design of never marrying; a Gentleman wrote these Lines underneath.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou hast been wanton therefore it is meet
Page No:
p.164
Poem Title:
CLX. To his Quill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So sets the sun veiled with the shades of night
Page No:
p.165
Poem Title:
CLXII. On a Lady sleeping with her Face cover'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some say that signior Bononcini
Page No:
p.165
Poem Title:
CLXIII. The Musical Contest.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst thirst of praise and vain desire of fame
Page No:
p.165
Poem Title:
CLXIV. The Lady's Resolve.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I sing the boy who gagged and bound
Page No:
p.166
Poem Title:
CLXVI. On a dumb Boy, very beautiful, and of great Quickness of Parts.
Attribution:
Written by a Lady.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst pretty fellows think a woman's fame
Page No:
p.166
Poem Title:
CLXV. The Gentleman's Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are the guests of this house still doomed to be cheated
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
CLXVII. Written on the Window of the Deanery-House of St. Patrick in Dublin.
Attribution:
By Dr. Delany.
Attributed To:
Patrick Delany
First Line:
Talk Strephon no more of what's honest or just
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
CLXVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How shall I shake off cold despair
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
CLXIX. A Lover's Resolution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let Jove no more his Hebe boast
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
CLXX. Written at Brigadier S---'s over a Bowl of Punch, where Jupiter and Hebe are painted on the Ceiling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To walk a mile a friend to see
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
CLXXI. Martial, Lib. 2. Epig. 5.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cinna cries out I am not worth a groat
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
CLXXIII. Martial, Lib. 8. Epig. 19.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How capricious were nature and art to poor Nell
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
CLXXV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Varus invited me to sup of late
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
CLXXII. Martial, Lib. 4. Epig. 78.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst Butler needy wretch was still alive
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
CLXXIV. On setting up Mr. Butler's Monument in Westminster-Abbey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Accept a miracle instead of wit
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
CLXXVI. Written on a Glass by a Gentleman, who borrow'd the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond-Pencil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Belinda has such wondrous charms
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
CLXXVIII. On a famous Toast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In a dark corner of the house
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
CLXXVII. The Loss.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
We men have many faults
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
CLXXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair Susan did her wif-hede well menteine
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
CLXXXII. In Chaucer's Style.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
John Dryden enemies had three
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
CLXXXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Proud with the spoils of royal cully
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
CLXXXIII. On the Countess of Dorchester.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Thou wilt fight if any man call Phoebe whore
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
CLXXX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Democritus dear droll revisit earth
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
CLXXXVI.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
If youth and beauty fade my dear
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
CLXXXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis a strange thing to think on
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
CLXXXIV. Written over a Bishop's Door.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Helen was just slipped into bed
Page No:
p.173
Poem Title:
CLXXXVIII. On the same. [i.e. The Eye-Brow]
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Her eyebrow box one morning lost
Page No:
p.173
Poem Title:
CLXXXVII. The Eye-Brow.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Godolphin's easy and unpractised air
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
CXCII. On the Lady Harriot Godolphin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I dreamed that buried in my fellow clay
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
CXCI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Married 'tis well a mighty blessing
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
CXC. On a hasty Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The bravest hero and the brightest dame
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
CLXXXIX. On Lady Essex, who was a Dutch Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A certain priest had hoarded up
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
CXCIII. The Robber robb'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poor little pretty fluttering thing
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
CXCV. The Emperor Adrian's Verses, to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
When Israel's daughters mourned their past offences
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
CXCIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No no for my virginity
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
CXCVI. A True Maid.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Thy verses are eternal oh my friend
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
CXCVII. On a certain Poet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Venus take my votive glass
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
CXCVIII.* The Lady's Offering of her Looking Glass to Venus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
An opera like a pillory may be said
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
CCII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If it be true celestial powers
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
CCI. The Lady's Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nigrelio leads a married life
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
CC. On Mr. Cornelius Marten, (a contented Cuckold.)
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Philemon with translations so doth fill us
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
CXCIX. On the Translation of Suetonius by Dr. Philemon Holland, who had translated several Authors.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cowards fear to die but courage stout
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
CCV. Written by Sir Walter Raleigh, on the Snuff of a Candle, the Night before his Execution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cries Sylvia to a reverend dean
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
CCIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jack eating rotten cheese did say
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
CCIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Physic each morn is T--t's care
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
CCVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To madness Swift bequeaths his whole estate
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
CCVII. On Dean Swift's building and endowing an Hospital for Lunaticks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I've lost my mistress horse and wife
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
CCVIII. On Sir Marmaduke Wyvill's receiving three Letters by the same Post, advising of the Death of his Mistress, his Wife, and his Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One Prior and is this all the fame
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
CCIX. On reading the Words, One Prior, in Bishop Burnet's History of his own Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou art fair we know it and maid 'tis true
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
CCXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You beat your pate and fancy wit will come
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
CCX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Circles are praised not that abound
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
CCXIV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Dorinda's sparkling wit and eyes
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
CCXII.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
If evils come not then our fears are vain
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
CCXV.
Attribution:
From Sir Thomas More.
Attributed To:
Sir Thomas More
First Line:
To curb ambition parsons preach
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
CCXIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Deaf giddy helpless left alone
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
Dean Swift on his own Deafness.
Attribution:
Dean Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
In all thy humours whether grave or mellow
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
CCXX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kisses are prologues which forerun
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
CCXVII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of the body in the bread
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
CCXVI. Erasmus' Excuse to Sir Thomas More for detaining his Horse.
Attribution:
Erasmus
Attributed To:
Desiderius Erasmus
First Line:
Treason does never prosper what's the reason
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
XXCVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A bawd a bawd where is this scoundrel poet
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
CCXXIV. On a Quarrel between Mr. Fielding and Mrs. Clive, on his intending her the Part of a Bawd, in his Play called the Wedding-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A haughty courtier meeting in the streets
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
CCXXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From flower to flower with eager pains
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
CCXXII. On a Bee, stifled in Honey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who seeks to please all men each way
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
CCXXIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As nature H----y's clay was blending
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
CCXXVIII. The Pin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Pope though you have I have not the temerity
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
CCXXVI. In Answer to the Foregoing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Don't boast prithee Cibber so much of thy state
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
CCXXVII. The Buffoon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Quoth Cibber to Pope though in verse you foreclose
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
CCXXV. On Cibber's Declaration that he would have the last Word with Mr. Pope.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Flavia's eyes is every grace
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
CCXXXI. On Miss Eleanor Ambrose, a celebrated Beauty in Dublin.
Attribution:
By the E--l of C--st--r--d.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Never dare draw me without reason shown
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
CCXXIX. Motto for a Sword.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says W-k-n to C-tt-n I thought my lord G--r
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
CCXXX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flavia's a name a deal too free
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
CXXXII. Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thanks for this miracle for it is no less
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
CCXXXIII. Grace after Meat; spoken extempore by a Gentleman at the Table of a Miser, who, once in his Life, made a sumptuous Entertainment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever with curious eye has ranged
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
CCXXXIV. The Monkies. To our modern Beaux.
Attribution:
By Mr. M--rr--k.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dan's evil genius in a trice
Page No:
p.186
Poem Title:
CCXXXV.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Lesbia forever on me rails
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
CCXXXVIII.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
When you with high dutch heeren dine
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
CCXXXIX. Upon this Passage in Scaligeriana:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pope Quin who damns all churches but his own
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
CCXL. On Quin's comparing Garrick to Whitfield, and saying, the People that were madding after him, would return to the old Church, meaning himself.
Attribution:
By Mr. G---ck.
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
When fair Susannah in a cool retreat
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
CCXLI. Susannah, and the Two Elders.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Famed stream by whose retentive force we're taught
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
CCXLIV. On a silly talkative Lady, at the Hot Well at Bristol.
Attribution:
By the Hon. T. H--y, Esq;
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poor when in youth now worn with feeble age
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
CCXLII. Translated from Buchanan. Beginning Pauper eram Juvenis, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When you before an image kneeling down
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
CCXLIII. On a Papist's praying to the Statue of a Saint.
Attribution:
From Buchanan.
Attributed To:
George Buchanan
First Line:
My very good dean there's few who come here
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
My Lord coming soon after into the Room, wrote under it thus:
Attribution:
My Lord [i.e. Carteret]
Attributed To:
John Carteret
First Line:
My very good lord tis a very hard task
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
CCXLVI. Dean Swift being sent for by the Lord Carteret, then Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, and being made to wait in the Council-Chamber alone, wrote with a Diamond on the Window,
Attribution:
Dean Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
One prompt physician like a sculler plies
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
CCXLV. The Advantage of having two Physicians.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this hedge in stormy weather
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
CCXLVII. A Marriage Certificate.
Attribution:
By Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Hence ye deluding subtle painted foes
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
CCL. On Cards.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh cried Arsenia long in wedlock blessed
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
CCXLVIII. Woman's Resolution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The hermit's solace in his cell
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
CCXLIX. What is Thought?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A pleasing subject first with care provide
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
CCLII. A Receipt to make an Epigram.
Attribution:
By Lord Hervey.
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
Quite worn to the stumps in a piteous condition
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
The Petition of Justice Bodens's Horse, to his Grace the Duke of Newcastle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A monster in a course of vice grown old
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
Post funcra virtus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I dreamed that buried in my fellow clay
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
1. On a Nobleman's Tombstone at Woodford-Wells.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Courtiers and heralds by your leave
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
5. Prior's. By himself.
Attribution:
By himself. [i.e. Prior.]
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Here lies our sovereign lord the king
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
2. On King Charles II.
Attribution:
By Lord Rochester.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Here old John Randal lies
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
7. From a Tomb-Stone in Warwickshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Johnnie Carnegie lies here
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
6. From a Tomb-Stone in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Take heed o good traveller and do not tread hard
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
3. On a large fat Physician.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath in the dust
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
8. On Nell Bachelor, the Pye-Woman at Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies R C believe it who can
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
Thus Translated [i.e. preceding Latin prose "10. In Rippon Church-Yard"]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My sledge and hammer both declined
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
11. On a Black Smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who killed Kildare who dared Kildare to kill
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
9. On the Earl of Kildare.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lie I must
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
15. In Wells Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies in a dyke
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
Translated thus [i.e. preceding Latin verse, "14. On Richard Dyke, a Grave-digger."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Duke of Marlborough
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
13. When the late Dutchess of Marlborough offered a considerable Reward to him that should write the best Epitaph on the Duke; Dr. Evans of Oxford, by Way of Humour, sent her the following Lines.
Attribution:
Dr. Evans
Attributed To:
Abel Evans
First Line:
Here ligs mess Andrew Gray
Page No:
pp.196-197
Poem Title:
16. In Glasgow Church-Yard, in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Musician and physician eke
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
Thus English'd [i.e. Latin verse preceding, "12. On John Langton."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come let us rejoice merry boys at his fall
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
18. On the Parson of the Parish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
God works wonders now and then
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
23.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Anne Carter
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
19. On a Collar-maker's Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Pye
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
22.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Sir John Guise
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
17.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the wife of Master Ford
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
21.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old time and Stephen now are even
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
20. On Stephen, the Fidler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies father Sparges
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
27. On a Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Trott by trade a bum
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
29. On a Bailiff.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Thomas Freeman
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
On one deaf and blind.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Randolph Peter
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
24. On Peter Randolph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Thomas Small
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
26.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the collier Jenkin Dashes
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
30.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lie heavy on him earth for he
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
25. On Sir John Vanburgh.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ten in the hundred lies here ingraved
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
28. Another.
Attribution:
By Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Death throws me here beneath this stone
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
On Sir Tho. Parkins, the great Wrestler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Cornlay lies in cold clay clad
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
37.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Dr Evans
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
32.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Brown a man of few words
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
38.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies my wife and there let her lie
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
34.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lord saw good
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
33.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O reader if thou canst read
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
35. On P. P. the famous Parish Clerk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To the memory of Signior Fido
Page No:
p.200
Poem Title:
In Stow Gardens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This grave o grief hath swallowed up with wide and open mouth
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
1. On Richard Brooke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this steane lies our dear child
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
3. In a Church-Yard in Wiltshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Famed father Adams learned to high degree
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
Which was thus translated by an English Gentleman. [i.e. preceding Latin verse "5. In St. Caecilia's Church at Rome."]
Attribution:
By an English Gentleman.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a piece of christ a star in dust
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
2. On Anne Green, a Quaker, in Ramsbury.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone lies here
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
4.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas no more I could survive
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
8.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He died of a quinsy
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
7. On a Dr. of Divinity at Binsy near Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lie three knights grandfather father and son
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
9.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Catherine Anne and Mary Riggs
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
Thus English'd [i.e. preceding Latin verse "6. In a Church-Yard in Bedfordshire."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hic jacet Tom Shorthose sine tomb sine sheets sine riches
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
11. In St. Alban's Church-Yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This was a man who labouring hard did break his neck in twain
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
Thus translated. [i.e. preceding Latin verse, "10."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As the earth the earth doth cover
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
14. On Captain Thomas Stone. At St. Mary's, Rotherhithe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Humphrey Gosling of London vintner
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
15. At St. John Baptist's, at Westminster.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Walter Garden come out of the west
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
Ibid. [i.e. At St. John Baptist's, at Westminster.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here the earthly part of William Benson lies
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
On Mr. Benson, a Linen-Draper. At St. Olave's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever treadeth on this stone
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
18. At St. Dunstan's, Stepney.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Daniel Saul
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
Ibid. [i.e. At St. Dunstan's, Stepney.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Catherine Pettyman
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
22. In St. Bennet's Sherehog.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jesu that suffered bitter passion and pain
Page No:
pp.205-206
Poem Title:
24. In All-hallows the Less, Thames-Street.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My father and mother and I died all in one year
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
At Heddington.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our Holt alas has stint his hold
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
23. On Christopher Holt. (All-hallows Staining, Mark-Lane.)
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sickness and death shook hands and vowed to kill
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
On Sir Thomas Fleetwood, in Lewkner Church, 1625.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath here
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
27.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With diligence and trust most exemplary
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
26.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies out little baby Nancy
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
Translated thus. [i.e. preceding Latin verse "29. H.S.E."
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Thomas Saffin lies interred ah why
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
28. At St. Dunstan's, Stepney.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
His painful skillful travels reached as far
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
30. On Mr. Martin Pringe, Merchant. At St. Stephen's, Bristol.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of John a Treen
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
31.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What we have been and what we are
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
Paraphras'd in English [i.e. preceding Latin verse "32."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
William Newbury lies here still
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
Thus English'd [i.e. preceding Latin verse "33. On a Drawer at the Bell at Edmonton, who lost his Life by taking too much Pilla Cochia, administer'd by the Cook-Maid."
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest William Dawe
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
35.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Hare
Page No:
pp.209-210
Poem Title:
37. On Joseph Hare, a Sexton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth wrapped in clay
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
34. At St. Michael's, Crooked-lane.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I John Bell of Crakehill lies under this stein
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
36. In Topliff Church-Yard in Yorkshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a horse beneath this stone
Page No:
pp.210-211
Poem Title:
38. On a Stumbling Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The goddesses of wit and love
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
On the Right Side.
Attribution:
By D---d G---k, Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though here my body lies interred
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
On the Left Side.
Attribution:
By D--d G---k, Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a round woman who thought mighty odd
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
41. (Of By-Words.)
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alderman Jones locked up in a box
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
44. On Alderman Jones.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a proof that wit can never be
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
45. On Mrs. Apharra Bhen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the son here lies the mother
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
In English thus: [translation of preceding French verse "47. In a Church-Yard at Marle in France."]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of Carthage great I was a stone
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
43. On a Stone in the Wall of Stepney Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What I gave I have
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
46. On Thomas Ravenscroft.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell vain world I've known enough of thee
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
51. On a Person unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a reverend Givan priest
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
48. On John Pettigrew, Minister at Givan near Glasgow, Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth one was born and cried
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
49. On a Person unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jesus Christ both god and man
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
50. On Sir ---- Jernagan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone lies William Prynne
Page No:
pp.215-216
Poem Title:
52. On Mr. William Prynne,
Attribution:
by Mr. Samuel Butler.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Behold in me the life of man
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
53. On Mr. Richard Middleton, who died at 18 Years of Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies my poor wife without bed or blanket
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
55. On a Person unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the lord have mercy on her
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
57. On a Person unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Thomas Brown
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
56. On Thomas Brown, at Newport in Bucks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Live to die for die you must
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
58. On Thomas Hearne, in St. Andrew's, London.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
54. On Mr. John Knapton, at Norwich.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Grass smoke a flower a vapour shade a span
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
59. On Francis Breton, in St. Pancras.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Tom Hicks's body
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
61. On Tom Hicks, in Coventry, Warwickshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In this marble casket lies
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
60. On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone
Page No:
pp.217-219
Poem Title:
62. On Samuel Smith, Ordinary of Newgate.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He lived one hundred and five
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
63. On Stephen Rumbold, at Brightwell in Oxfordshire. Born Feb. 1582.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a maid not full sixteen
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
64. On a Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Penelope Lady Rich
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
65. On the Countess of Warwick.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of a beauteous maid
Page No:
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
66. On a very chaste Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this stone
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
67. On Mrs. Creswell.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Rochester.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Bybax the drunkard while he lived would say
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
68. On a Drunkard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies puried under these stones
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
69. On a Welchman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hic jacet ille qui centies et mille
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
70. On a Couple who often quarrelled.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Jobson the D--'s godson
Page No:
p.221
Poem Title:
73. On ---- Jobson, at Bath, Somersetshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Rundal Peter
Page No:
p.221
Poem Title:
74. On Peter Rundal, at Oriel College, Oxon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the author of the apparition
Page No:
p.221
Poem Title:
75. On Dr. Evans, who wrote a Poem call'd the Apparition.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let earth take earth the devil his sins again
Page No:
p.221
Poem Title:
72. On John Beatie at Montrose in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Today is mine tomorrow yours may be
Page No:
p.221
Poem Title:
71. On John Stewart in the Chapel-Yard at Inverness, Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come Alecto and lend me thy torch
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
78. On John Skelton, Poet Laureat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death came to John
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
80. On one nam'd* John.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of all fours
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
77. On a Gamester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth one that was born and cried
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
79. From Camden's Remains, on the Author of the Humourist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through Christ I'm not inferior
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
76. On Thomas Rymour, Maltman, at Cupar, in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this silent stone is laid
Page No:
p.223
Poem Title:
82.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest Stephen with Mary his bride
Page No:
p.223
Poem Title:
81.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bred in the womb of mother earth
Page No:
pp.224-225
Poem Title:
II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From heaven at first with Lucifer I fell
Page No:
p.224
Poem Title:
I.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I lived before the flood yet still am young
Page No:
p.225
Poem Title:
III.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Before creating nature willed
Page No:
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
V.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though kings and princes my acquaintance be
Page No:
p.226
Poem Title:
IV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In youth exalted high in air
Page No:
pp.227-228
Poem Title:
VI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So capricious am I that if monarchs should offer
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
VII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Begotten and born and dying with noise
Page No:
p.229
Poem Title:
IX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I with borrowed silver shine
Page No:
p.229
Poem Title:
VIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From heaven I fall though from earth I begin
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
XI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'm up and down and round about
Page No:
pp.230-231
Poem Title:
XII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There is a gate we know full well
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
X.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I am jet black as you may see
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
XIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All of us in one you'll find
Page No:
pp.232-233
Poem Title:
XVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ever eating never cloying
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
XIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We are little airy creatures
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
XV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When on my bosom thy bright eyes
Page No:
pp.233-234
Poem Title:
XVII. Fontinella to Florinda.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Never speaking still awake
Page No:
p.234
Poem Title:
XVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Most things by me do rise and fall
Page No:
p.235
Poem Title:
XIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through the close covert of the shady grove
Page No:
pp.235-237
Poem Title:
XXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We are little brethren twain
Page No:
p.235
Poem Title:
XX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Torn from the fruitful spot on which I grew
Page No:
pp.237-238
Poem Title:
XXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My size is large my shape's uncouth
Page No:
pp.238-239
Poem Title:
XXIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By birth I am a slave yet can give you a crown
Page No:
pp.239-240
Poem Title:
XXIV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Resolve me Chloe what is this
Page No:
pp.240-241
Poem Title:
XXV.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Ah Strephon how can you despise
Page No:
pp.241-242
Poem Title:
XXVI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Deprived of root and branch and rind
Page No:
p.242
Poem Title:
XXVII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come hither and behold the fruits
Page No:
pp.244-246
Poem Title:
XXIX. The Gulph of all human Possessions.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Though I alas a prisoner be
Page No:
pp.246-247
Poem Title:
XXX.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. Swift.]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
All ruling tyrant of the earth
Page No:
pp.247-248
Poem Title:
XXXI.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. Swift.]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Because I am by nature blind
Page No:
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
XXXII.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Dr. Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
By something formed I nothing am
Page No:
pp.249-250
Poem Title:
XXXIII. Sent by a young Lady to a young Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your riddle's meaning if I guess
Page No:
pp.250-251
Poem Title:
XXXIV. The Gentleman's Answer to the preceding Riddle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of twice five brethren in Arabia born
Page No:
p.251
Poem Title:
XXXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A thing I am esteemed by all
Page No:
pp.252-253
Poem Title:
XXXVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold the Lilliputian throng
Page No:
p.252
Poem Title:
XXXVII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From the womb of the earth
Page No:
pp.253-254
Poem Title:
XXXIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sweet lovely graces
Page No:
p.254
Poem Title:
XL.
Attribution:
By Mr. Herbert.
Attributed To:
Mr. Herbert