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The English poems collected from the Oxford and Cambridge verses on the death of his royal highness Frederick Prince of Wales [T56626] [ecco]

DMI number:
785
Publication Date:
1751
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T56626
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113633278
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
THE | ENGLISH POEMS | COLLECTED FROM THE | OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE | VERSES | ON THE | DEATH OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS | FREDERICK | PRINCE OF WALES. | EDINBURGH: | PRINTED FOR HAMILTON BRUCE, MDCCLI.
Place of Publication:
Edinburgh
Genres:
Collection associated with specific occasion, Collection of elegies, and Memorial collection
Format:
Duodecimo
Bibliographic details:
False imprint: according to ESTC this was actually printed in Oxford by William Jackson. Discussed in D. Nichol Smith 'Thomas Warton's Miscellany: The Union' Review of English Studies os-XIX 75 (1943) 263-275 (264-5)
Comments:
'Oxford verses' pp. 3-96; 'Cambridge verses' pp. 97-183.
Other matter:
End matter: Advertisement, bottom of p. 183.
Related People
Publisher:
Hamilton Bruce
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
According to ESTC this is a false imprint.
Printer:
William Jackson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
According to ESTC this is printed by Jackson.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Little I whilom deemed my artless zeal
Page No:
pp.3-7
Poem Title:
Written at Paris.
Attribution:
By the Right Honourable David Lord Viscount Stormont, B. A. Student of Ch. Ch.
Attributed To:
David Murray
First Line:
When by the genial sun called forth to birth
Page No:
pp.7-10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the Honourable Frederick North, M. A. Eldest Son of the Lord North and Guilford, of Trin. Coll.
Attributed To:
Frederick North
First Line:
In hell's dread mansions by the iron cave
Page No:
pp.10-15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Sir John Davie, Bart. of Magd. Coll.
Attributed To:
Sir John Davie
First Line:
Accept great youth from one untaught before
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
To his Royal Highness George Prince of Wales.
Attribution:
By the Hon. Allen Bathurst, Fellow of New Coll. Third Son of the Right Hon. Lord Bathurst.
Attributed To:
Allen Bathurst
First Line:
Illustrious mourner beautiful in tears
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
To the Princess of Wales.
Attribution:
By Sir Lambert Blackwell, Baronet, of Queen's College.
Attributed To:
Sir Lambert Blackwell
First Line:
While Britain fills with streams of tears her urn
Page No:
pp.18-20
Poem Title:
To his Royal Highness Prince George.
Attribution:
By M. Cholmeley, Fell. of Magd. Coll.
Attributed To:
Montagu Cholmeley
First Line:
Why droops the muse why silent are the lays
Page No:
pp.21-26
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By James Fortescue, D. D. Fellow of Exeter Coll.
Attributed To:
James Fortescue
First Line:
The solemn dirge prepare what bard unsung
Page No:
pp.26-28
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By George Smith, A. M. Fellow of New College, and Senior Proctor.
Attributed To:
George Smith
First Line:
Already war had spread his wasteful flood
Page No:
pp.28-30
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Joseph Spence, M. A. of New College, Professor of Modern History.
Attributed To:
Joseph Spence
First Line:
Not with perpetual horror lours
Page No:
pp.30-32
Poem Title:
To her Royal Highness The Princess Dowager of Wales.
Attribution:
By William Dobson, L. L. B. of New Coll.
Attributed To:
William Dobson
First Line:
Hence ye pleasures fond and vain
Page No:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
To Melancholy.
Attribution:
By Foote Gower, M. A. Fellow of Brazen-Nose College.
Attributed To:
Foote Gower
First Line:
Twas on the evening of that gloomy day
Page No:
pp.35-39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By James Clitherow of All-Souls Coll.
Attributed To:
James Clitheroe
First Line:
O yet a moment from the heaven born muse
Page No:
pp.39-42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Huckell, B. A. of Magd. Hall.
Attributed To:
John Huckell
First Line:
Britannia mournful sought the silent stream
Page No:
pp.42-45
Poem Title:
To her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales.
Attribution:
By W. Parker, M. A. Fell. of Baliol Coll.
Attributed To:
William Parker
First Line:
Historic muse from whom the page
Page No:
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By W. Newcome, A. B. Scholar of Pembroke.
Attributed To:
William Newcome
First Line:
Yes pious mourner tis but just
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
To the Princess of Wales.
Attribution:
By Tho. Patten, Gent. Com. C. C. C.
Attributed To:
Thomas Patten
First Line:
Ah me that fate should still with nipping blast
Page No:
pp.49-51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By S. Musgrave, C. C. C.
Attributed To:
Samuel Musgrave
First Line:
Unskilled to sing I take the sylvan reed
Page No:
pp.51-52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By T. Tournay, A. B. of Lincoln Coll.
Attributed To:
Thomas Tournay
First Line:
Go now ye potent rulers of the globe
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Estridge, Gent. Com. of C. C. C.
Attributed To:
John Estridge
First Line:
High on the forehead of a steepy cliff
Page No:
pp.54-57
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By William Fane Sharpe, Student of Christ Church.
Attributed To:
William Fane Sharpe
First Line:
In secret shades fond passion vents her moans
Page No:
pp.57-59
Poem Title:
The Tears of Isis,
Attribution:
By John Heskin, A. B. Student of Christ Church.
Attributed To:
John Heskin
First Line:
While Britain's sovereign in his royal breast
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Sampson, B. A. Fellow of Merton Coll.
Attributed To:
John Sampson
First Line:
What means this deep solemnity of woe
Page No:
pp.61-63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Benjamin Kennicott, A. M. Fellow of Exeter College.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Kennicott
First Line:
When some loved friend to man in all his bloom
Page No:
pp.63-66
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By S. Bradbury, Commoner of Wadham Coll.
Attributed To:
Silas Bradbury
First Line:
Own it at last presumptuous man
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Henry Flood, Gent. Com. of Christ Church.
Attributed To:
Henry Flood
First Line:
Haste elegy in all thy sad attire
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Tho. Panting, Scholar of Linc. Coll.
Attributed To:
Thomas Panting
First Line:
It is not impious and the streaming eye
Page No:
pp.69-71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Rob. Lane, Gent. Com. of Christ Church.
Attributed To:
Robert Lane
First Line:
Stranger for why should Britons wish to hear
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Gustavus Guy Dickens, Student of Christ Church.
Attributed To:
Gustavus Guy Dickens
First Line:
While round the throne distinguished poets throng
Page No:
pp.72-74
Poem Title:
To the Right Hon. Allen Lord Bathurst.
Attribution:
By Ben. Pye, Civilian of New Coll.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Pye
First Line:
To grief unbounded tune the muses voice
Page No:
pp.75-77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Dan. Lysons, B. A. of All-Souls Coll.
Attributed To:
Daniel Lysons
First Line:
Say is he dead that prince who seemed designed
Page No:
pp.77-79
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Cha. Jenkinson, B. A. of Univ. Coll.
Attributed To:
Charles Jenkinson
First Line:
No more supine beneath the cooling shade
Page No:
pp.79-81
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Sam. Gwinnett, of All-Souls Coll. Chor.
Attributed To:
Samuel Gwinnett
First Line:
Princess adorned with every female praise
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
To the Princess of Wales.
Attribution:
By Steph. Beckingham, Gent. Com. of Trinity Coll.
Attributed To:
Stephen Beckingham
First Line:
What time the fields bedight with gold were seen
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Phil. Rashleigh, Gent. Com. of New Coll.
Attributed To:
Philip Rashleigh
First Line:
Farewell blessed shade nor scorn the mournful lay
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Rowland Berkeley, Gent. Commoner of New-Coll.
Attributed To:
Roland Berkeley
First Line:
Help mournful muse my plaintive verse inspire
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By James Gyles, B. A. Student of Ch. Ch.
Attributed To:
James Gyles
First Line:
Stay gentle Isis stay thy silver tide
Page No:
pp.86-88
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Enoch Markham, Student of Ch. Ch.
Attributed To:
Enoch Markham
First Line:
While urged by pious grief to mourn
Page No:
pp.88-89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Sam. Bishop, Coll. D. J. Bapt. Schol.
Attributed To:
Samuel Bishop
First Line:
Ah whither does the pleasing vision fly
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Stanley Burrough, B. A. Taberdar of Queen's College.
Attributed To:
Stanley Burrough
First Line:
O for the warblings of the doric oat
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By John Whetham, Fellow-Commoner of Trinity Coll.
Attributed To:
John Whetham
First Line:
Enough of fruitless plaint and sorrows vain
Page No:
pp.92-96
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Rob. Lowth, M. A. of New College, Professor of Poetry.
Attributed To:
Robert Lowth
First Line:
By holy ties to majesty allied
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By George Blount, Fellow-Commoner of St. John's Coll.
Attributed To:
George. Blount
First Line:
Weep weep the verse no more the muse inspires
Page No:
pp.98-101
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Phillip Bennett, M. A. Fellow of Magdalen College.
Attributed To:
Philip Bennet
First Line:
How shall the weeping muse in artless lays
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By T. Paget, M. A. Fellow of King's Coll.
Attributed To:
Thomas Paget
First Line:
Not to condemn what heaven's behest decreed
Page No:
pp.103-105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By William Hirst, B. A. of St. Peter's Coll.
Attributed To:
William Hirst
First Line:
Does then so soon all human glory fade
Page No:
pp.105-107
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Rob. Richardson, B. A. of Emmanuel Coll.
Attributed To:
Robert Richardson
First Line:
Away fantastic joys of human race
Page No:
pp.107-110
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Thomas Nevile, M. A. Fellow of Jesus College.
Attributed To:
Thomas Nevile
First Line:
Hail cheerful parent of the infant spring
Page No:
pp.110-114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Thomas Cole, of Queen's College.
Attributed To:
Thomas Cole
First Line:
Sunk was the solemn taper's sickly glare
Page No:
pp.114-117
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Duncombe, B.A. C.C.C.
Attributed To:
John Duncombe
First Line:
Yes there's an eloquence in mighty woe
Page No:
pp.117-119
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By F. Montagu, Fellow-Com. of Trin. Coll.
Attributed To:
Frederick Montagu
First Line:
Pensive and sad beneath the secret shade
Page No:
pp.119-122
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Phil. Parsons, of Sidney College.
Attributed To:
Philip Parsons
First Line:
As in yon mossy grot retired I lay
Page No:
pp.122-129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By W. Bell, of Magdalen College.
Attributed To:
William Bell
First Line:
If ever the muse could paint excess of woe
Page No:
pp.129-132
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By John Hinchliffe, of Trinity Coll.
Attributed To:
John Hinchliffe
First Line:
Alack for woe
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
An Aunciente Prophecie
Attribution:
By John Image, B. A. of St. John's Coll.
Attributed To:
John Image
First Line:
Ah me the luckless chime
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By John Image, B. A. of St. John's Coll.
Attributed To:
John Image
First Line:
The paths of providence what eye can scan
Page No:
pp.136-137
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Christopher Hervey, Fellow-Commoner of Clare-Hall.
Attributed To:
Christopher Hervey
First Line:
On that sad day what tears Britannia shed
Page No:
pp.137-140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Erasmus Darwin, of St. John's College.
Attributed To:
Erasmus Darwin
First Line:
Reclined beneath a willow's lonely shade
Page No:
pp.140-143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. G. King, of Gonvil and Caius College.
Attributed To:
John Glen King
First Line:
While some in artful elegy deplore
Page No:
pp.143-145
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Parkhurst, B. A. of Clare-Hall.
Attributed To:
John Parkhurst
First Line:
Enthroned imperial on her gilded carr
Page No:
pp.145-147
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Gilbert Carter, of Caius College.
Attributed To:
Gilbert Carter
First Line:
Stretched on the beach thy genius Albion lay
Page No:
pp.147-149
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Kennet Gibson, of Christ's College.
Attributed To:
Kennett Gibson
First Line:
Twas at the solemn hour when ghosts repair
Page No:
pp.149-521[i.e. 152]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By James Marriott, of Trinity Hall.
Attributed To:
James Marriott
First Line:
Ere villaged care had swung the morning flail
Page No:
pp.153-155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Edward Dering, Fellow Commoner of St. John's Coll. eldest son of Sir Edw. Dering, Bart.
Attributed To:
Edward Dering
First Line:
Say ye whose philosophic breasts defy
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Charles Lock, of St. John's College.
Attributed To:
Charles Lock
First Line:
Hither descend thou spirit sublime and pure
Page No:
pp.158-156 [i.e. 159]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By R. Cumberland, A. B. of Trinity College.
Attributed To:
Richard Cumberland
First Line:
O sad reverse of fate in songs of joy
Page No:
p.156[i.e. 159]-160
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Cranwell, M. A. Fellow of Sidney Coll.
Attributed To:
John Cranwell
First Line:
Late by her guardian monarch's patriot care
Page No:
pp.161-163
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Fr. Maseres, of Clare Hall.
Attributed To:
Francis Maseres
First Line:
Say can the muse to artless strains impart
Page No:
pp.164-165
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Jeff. Ekins, of King's College.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst you with pious grief your loss deplore
Page No:
pp.165-167
Poem Title:
To his Royal Highness George Prince of Wales.
Attribution:
By P. Maseres, of Clare-Hall.
Attributed To:
Peter Maseres
First Line:
When friends fond sharers of each other's woe
Page No:
pp.167-169
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Richard Bempde Johnstone, of Pembroke Hall.
Attributed To:
Richard Vanden Bempde Johnstone
First Line:
Why doth Britannia clad in sable weed
Page No:
pp.169-171
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. Sharp, B. A. of C.C.C.
Attributed To:
John Sharp
First Line:
Bring me the deep toned shell that Pindar strung
Page No:
pp.171-176
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Geo. Graham, B. A. Fell. of King's Coll.
Attributed To:
George Graham
First Line:
With civic wreaths his temples bound
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By James Charles Hitchcock, B. A. of Pembroke Hall.
Attributed To:
James Charles Hitchcock
First Line:
Yes I will weep for thy untimely fate
Page No:
pp.179-183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By R. Long, D. D. Master of Pembroke Hall, and Lowndes's Professor of Astronomy and Geometry.
Attributed To:
Roger Long