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A collection of poems in six volumes. By several hands. [Vol 5] [T101653] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1009
Publication Date:
1765
Volume Number:
5 of 6
ESTC number:
T101653
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW3314907818
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | IN SIX VOLUMES. | BY | SEVERAL HANDS. | [Ornament] | LONDON: Printed by J. HUGHS, | For J. DODSLEY, in PALL-MALL. | [Short rule] | M DCC LXV.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Other matter:
Index: pp. 397-400.
Related People
Printer:
J. Hughs
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
James Dodsley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
While orient skies restore the day
Page No:
pp.5-19
Poem Title:
Rural Elegance: An Ode to the late Duchess of Somerset. Written in 1750.
Attribution:
By William Shenstone, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Shepherd wouldst thou here obtain
Page No:
pp.19-21
Poem Title:
Inscription near a Sheep-cote. 1745.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
The western sky was purpled over
Page No:
pp.22-25
Poem Title:
Nancy of the Vale. A Ballad.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
O health capricious maid
Page No:
pp.27-30
Poem Title:
Ode to Health. 1730.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Ah what is science what is art
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
To a Lady of Quality, Fitting up her Library, 1738.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
On fair Asteria's blissful plains
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Upon a Visit to the same in Winter, 1748.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Too long a stranger to repose
Page No:
pp.35-40
Poem Title:
An irregular Ode after Sickness, 1749.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Twas in a cool Aonian glade
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
Anacreontic. 1738.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Twas not by beauty's aid alone
Page No:
pp.43-45
Poem Title:
Ode. Written 1739.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
A tear bedews my Delia's eye
Page No:
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
The Dying Kid.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
I told my nymph I told her true
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
Song I.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
How pleased within my native bowers
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
Song II. The Landskip.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 48; i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Ye gentle nymphs and generous dames
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
Song III.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 48; i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Go tuneful bird that gladdest the skies
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Song IV. The Sky-Lark.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 48; i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
On every tree in every plain
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
Song V.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 48; i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Yes Fulvia is like Venus fair
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
Song VI. The Attribute of Venus.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 48; i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Twas in a land of learning
Page No:
pp.54-58
Poem Title:
The Rape of the Trap, a Ballad; written at College, 1736.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
What village but has often seen
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
A Simile.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Sir will you please to walk before
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
The Ceremonial.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Hail curious wights to whom so fair
Page No:
pp.61-63
Poem Title:
The Beau to the Virtuosos; alluding to a Proposal for the Publication of a Set of Butterflies.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Have you not seen my gentle squire
Page No:
pp.63-66
Poem Title:
Verses to a Friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To thee fair freedom I retire
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
Written at an Inn on a particular Occasion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I asked a friend amidst the throng
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
The Price of an Equipage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From Lincoln to London rode forth our young squire
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
A Ballad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Tom to Cambridge first was sent
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
The Extent of Cookery.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says Richard to Thomas and seemed half afraid
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
The Progress of Advice. A common Case.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath a churchyard yew
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
Slender's Ghost.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Have you not known a small machine
Page No:
pp.75-76
Poem Title:
Upon Riddles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah boast not those obscuring lays
Page No:
pp.76-78
Poem Title:
Verses to a Writer of Riddles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Resolve me Strephon what is this
Page No:
pp.78-79
Poem Title:
To ******
Attribution:
By Anthony Whistler, Esq;
Attributed To:
Anthony Whistler
First Line:
Let wisdom boast her mighty power
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Anthony Whistler, Esq;]
Attributed To:
Anthony Whistler
First Line:
Glide smoothly on thou silver Thames
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
To Lady Fane on her Grotto at Basilden. 1746.
Attribution:
By Mr. Graves.
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
What mortal burns not with the love of fame
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
The Invisible.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Graves.]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
The squire had dined alone one day
Page No:
pp.83-87
Poem Title:
The Pepper-box and Salt-seller. A Fable. To * * * * * Esq;
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Graves.]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
Thus real genius is respected
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
Moral.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Graves.]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
Each saucy cit who strolls from town
Page No:
pp.88-90
Poem Title:
Written near Bath. 1755.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Graves.]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
These spotless leaves this neat array
Page No:
pp.91-93
Poem Title:
Verses to William Shenstone, Esq; On receiving a Gilt Pocket-Book. 1751.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jago.
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
Ere yellow autumn from our plains retired
Page No:
pp.93-96
Poem Title:
The Swallows. Written September, 1748.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Jago.]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
At length the winter's surly blasts are over
Page No:
pp.97-99
Poem Title:
Part II. Written April, 1749.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Jago.]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
The tuneful choir in amorous strains
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Valentine's Day.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Jago.]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
Awake my muse prepare a loftier theme
Page No:
pp.101-105
Poem Title:
The Scavengers. A Town Eclogue. In the Manner of Swift.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Jago.]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
To print or not to print that is the question
Page No:
pp.105-106
Poem Title:
Hamlet's Soliloquy, Imitated.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Jago.]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
Seek not in these paths to view
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
Transcrib'd from the Rev. Mr. Pixel's Parsonage Garden near Birmingham, 1757.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With bounteous hand the gracious king of heaven
Page No:
pp.108-111
Poem Title:
Malvern Spa, 1757. Inscribed to Dr. Wall.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Perry.
Attributed To:
John Perry
First Line:
Hark what a mournful solemn sound
Page No:
pp.111-114
Poem Title:
Some Reflections upon hearing the Bell toll for the Death of a Friend.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. G.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O come thou melancholy muse
Page No:
pp.114-116
Poem Title:
The Robin: An Elegy. Written at the close of Autumn, 1756.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. J. G.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If ever sharp sorrow from thine eyes did flow
Page No:
pp.117-118
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. J. G.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As once the muse reclining on her lyre
Page No:
pp.118-120
Poem Title:
Ut Pictura Poesis.
Attribution:
By Mr. Nourse, late of All-Souls College Oxon, 1741.
Attributed To:
John Nourse
First Line:
Sceptre of ease whose calm domain extends
Page No:
pp.121-124
Poem Title:
Vacuna.
Attribution:
By Mr. D----.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What ken mine eyes enchanted man of ease
Page No:
pp.124-128
Poem Title:
On J. W. ranging Pamphlets.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. D----.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye nymphs that from Diana's sport retired
Page No:
pp.128-131
Poem Title:
Epithalamium.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. D----.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy sanguine hope completed in a boy
Page No:
pp.131-132
Poem Title:
To a Gentleman, On the Birth-day of his First Son.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. D----.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There are it seems who think the natal star
Page No:
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
On two friends born on the same day.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. D----.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The man whose constitution's strong
Page No:
pp.134-137
Poem Title:
A Winter Thought.
Attribution:
By J. Earl.
Attributed To:
Jabez Earle
First Line:
Stella and Flavia every hour
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. J. Earl.]
Attributed To:
Jabez Earle
First Line:
How like you sir the splendor of the day
Page No:
pp.138-145
Poem Title:
Verses spoken at Westminster School.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir | While at the helm of state you ride
Page No:
pp.145-147
Poem Title:
A Letter to Sir Robert Walpole.
Attribution:
By the late Henry Fielding, Esq;
Attributed To:
Henry Fielding
First Line:
If yet great sir your heart can comfort know
Page No:
pp.147-160
Poem Title:
An Epistle from the Elector of Bavaria to the French King, after the Battle of Ramillies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pardon great duke if Britain's style delights
Page No:
pp.160-162
Poem Title:
To the Duke of Marlborough.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why should I thus employ my time
Page No:
pp.163-164
Poem Title:
An Ode on Miss Harriet Hanbury at Six Years old.
Attribution:
By Sir Charles Hanbury Williams.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
First Line:
Dear doctor of St Mary's
Page No:
pp.164-166
Poem Title:
A Song. Upon Miss Harriet Hanbury, address'd to the Rev. Mr. Birt.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. By Sir Charles Hanbury Williams.]
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
First Line:
What glorious verse from love has sprung
Page No:
pp.167-169
Poem Title:
To Mr. Garnier and Mr. Pearce of Bath. A grateful ODE, In return for the extraordinary Kindness and Humanity they shewed to me and my eldest Daughter, now Lady Essex, 1753.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. By Sir Charles Hanbury Williams.]
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
First Line:
Yet a few years or days perhaps
Page No:
pp.169-175
Poem Title:
Ode to Death. Translated from the French of the King of Prussia.
Attribution:
By Dr. Hawksworth.
Attributed To:
John Hawkesworth
First Line:
Lend thy voice celestial maid
Page No:
pp.175-179
Poem Title:
The Hymns of Dionysius: Translated from the Greek.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Merrick.
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Why wears my pensive friend that gloomy brow
Page No:
pp.179-189
Poem Title:
A Satire in the Manner of Persius, in a Dialogue between Atticus and Eugenio.
Attribution:
By the late Lord Hervey.
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
Apollo of old on Britannia did smile
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Bindon at Bath.
Attribution:
By the Honourable Sir C. H. Williams.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
First Line:
I'll not believe that Phoebus did not smile
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
Sir Charles's Reply.
Attribution:
Sir Charles [Hanbury Williams]
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
First Line:
When home I returned from the dancing last night
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
Mrs. Bindon's Answer.
Attribution:
Mrs. Bindon
Attributed To:
Mrs Bindon
First Line:
Your compliments dear lady pray forbear
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
To a Lady, who sent Compliments to a Clergyman upon the Ten of Hearts.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Adieu awhile forsaken flood
Page No:
pp.193-204
Poem Title:
The Grotto. [...] Printed in the Year 1732, but never published.
Attribution:
Written by the late Mr. Green of the Custom-House, under the Name of Peter Drake, a Fisherman of Brentford.
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
Our wits Apollo's influence beg
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
The Grotto. [...] Printed in the Year 1732, but never published.
Attribution:
Written by the late Mr. Green of the Custom-House, under the Name of Peter Drake, a Fisherman of Brentford.
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
My dears tis said in days of old
Page No:
pp.204-210
Poem Title:
The Bee, the Ant, and the Sparrow: A Fable. Address'd to Phebe and Kitty C. at Boarding School.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With gallant pomp and beauteous pride
Page No:
pp.211-214
Poem Title:
Ode on a Storm.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come near ye nations and give ear o earth
Page No:
pp.214-220
Poem Title:
Isaiah XXXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Idumea and the nations round
Page No:
pp.221-226
Poem Title:
Isaiah XXXV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kind heaven at length successfully implored
Page No:
pp.227-242
Poem Title:
Woodstock Park. A Poem.
Attribution:
By William Harrison. 1706.
Attributed To:
William Harrison
First Line:
Farewell vain world and thou its vainest part
Page No:
pp.243-245
Poem Title:
A Fit of the Spleen. In Imitation of Shakespear.
Attribution:
By Dr. Ibbot.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Ibbot
First Line:
Naiad of this healthful stream
Page No:
pp.245-252
Poem Title:
Hymn to Miss Laurence, in the Pump-Room. Bath, 1752.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My earliest flame to whom I owe
Page No:
pp.252-255
Poem Title:
A Letter to Corina from a Captain in Country Quarters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If virtue prompt thy willing mind
Page No:
pp.256-263
Poem Title:
A Tale.
Attribution:
By Mr. Merrick.
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
How short is life's uncertain space
Page No:
pp.263-265
Poem Title:
The Wish.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Merrick.]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
As two young bears in wanton mood
Page No:
pp.265-266
Poem Title:
The Bears and Bees. A Fable.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Merrick.]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
When recent in the womb I lay
Page No:
pp.266-267
Poem Title:
A Fragment.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Merrick.]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Oft has it been my lot to mark
Page No:
pp.267-270
Poem Title:
The Camelion: A Fable after Monsieur de la Motte.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Merrick.]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
When black-browed night her dusky mantle spread
Page No:
pp.271-286
Poem Title:
Immortality: or, the Consolation of Human Life. A Monody.
Attribution:
By Thomas Denton, M. A.
Attributed To:
Thomas Denton
First Line:
Langton dear partner of my soul
Page No:
pp.287-288
Poem Title:
To the Memory of a Gentleman, who died on his Travels to Rome. Written in 1738.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Dr. Shipley.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Shipley
First Line:
Come Thomas give us t' other sonnet
Page No:
pp.289-293
Poem Title:
Captain T--- of Battereau's Regiment in the Isle of Skie to Captain P--- at Fort Augustus.
Attribution:
C. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Time flies so you and Horace sing
Page No:
pp.293-298
Poem Title:
To Mr. J. H. at the Temple, occasioned by a Translation of an Epistle of Horace. 1730.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. S----, of Magdalen College, Oxford.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir | Promises are different cases
Page No:
pp.298-301
Poem Title:
To the Rev. Mr. J. S. 1731.
Attribution:
By J. H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My dearest boy
Page No:
pp.301-304
Poem Title:
Answer to the foregoing, 1731.
Attribution:
By J. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Adam alone could not be easy
Page No:
p.304
Poem Title:
[Untitled]
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. J. S.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To deck her bosom Chloe chose
Page No:
pp.305-307
Poem Title:
Cupid and Chloe.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. J. S.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wonder not faithless woman if you see
Page No:
pp.308-309
Poem Title:
The Poet to his false Mistress.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. J. S.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold the lordly pedant in his school
Page No:
p.309
Poem Title:
On Mr. ****, Schoolmaster at ***.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. J. S.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Mountain Briton first of men who framed
Page No:
pp.310-322
Poem Title:
Kambromyomaxiaa: Or The Mouse-Trap; Being a Translation of Mr. Holdsworth's* Muscipula, 1737.
Attribution:
By * * * *.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O vanity of age untoward
Page No:
pp.323-324
Poem Title:
Plate I. Scene, The room of the miserly father.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. By * * * *.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Prosperity with harlot's smiles
Page No:
pp.324-325
Poem Title:
Plate II. The rake's levee.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O vanity of youthful blood
Page No:
p.325
Poem Title:
Plate III. A brothel.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
New to the school of hard mishap
Page No:
pp.326-327
Poem Title:
Plate V. Marybone church, where he marries a rich old woman.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O vanity of youthful blood
Page No:
p.326
Poem Title:
Plate IV. St. James's street where the rake is arrested.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gold thou bright son of Phoebus source
Page No:
p.327
Poem Title:
Plate VI. A gaming house.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happy the man whose constant thought
Page No:
p.328
Poem Title:
Plate VII. A prison.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madness thou chaos of the brain
Page No:
pp.328-329
Poem Title:
Plate VIII. Bethle'm.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *, Attributed p. 323]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail beauteous pair whom friendship binds
Page No:
pp.329-330
Poem Title:
On the Friendship of two young Ladies, 1730.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In shape in air in face and voice
Page No:
pp.330-331
Poem Title:
Chloe's unknown Likeness, 1738.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Grown sick of crowds and noise
Page No:
pp.332-333
Poem Title:
The Bird of Passage, 1749.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our father's victims the two Henries see
Page No:
p.334
Poem Title:
Verses said to be fixed on the Gate of the Louvre at Paris. 1751. [...] English.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Chloe on flowers reclined over the stream
Page No:
pp.335-336
Poem Title:
Chloe resolved. A Ballad. Set to Music by Dr. Green. 1743.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A plague upon all cowards still I say
Page No:
pp.337-338
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Shakespear's first Part of King Henry IV, Acted by Young Gentlemen at Mr. Newcome's School at Hackney, 1748; Spoken by Mr. J. Y. in the Character of Falstaff, Push'd in upon the Stage by Prince Henry.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well I've been beating up for volunteers
Page No:
pp.339-341
Poem Title:
Prologue to Comus. Performed for the Benefit of the General Hospital at Bath, 1756. And spoken by Miss Morrison, in the Character of a Lady of Fashion.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wouldst thou by Attic taste approved
Page No:
pp.341-342
Poem Title:
Martial, Book IV. Ep. 87.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Before a swan behind a crow
Page No:
p.342
Poem Title:
Book III. Ep. 43
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Curmudgeon the rich widow courts
Page No:
p.342
Poem Title:
Book I. Ep. 11.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Arria from her wounded side
Page No:
p.342
Poem Title:
Book I. Ep. 14
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alike in temper and in life
Page No:
p.343
Poem Title:
Book VIII. Ep. 35.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When dukes in town ask thee to dine
Page No:
p.343
Poem Title:
Book VII. Ep. 75.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With lace bedizened comes the man
Page No:
p.343
Poem Title:
Book IV. Ep. 78.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your teeth from Hemmet and your hair from Bolney
Page No:
p.343
Poem Title:
Book XII. Ep. 23.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is there to enroll amongst the friendly few
Page No:
p.344
Poem Title:
Book I. Ep. 40.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ned is a sober fellow they pretend
Page No:
p.344
Poem Title:
Book XII. Ep. 30.
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You sell your wife's rich jewels lace and clothes
Page No:
p.344
Poem Title:
Book XII. Ep. 103
Attribution:
By the Same. [p. 341; i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happy the worms that spun their lives away
Page No:
p.345
Poem Title:
A very gallant Copy of Verses, (but somewhat silly) upon the Ladies, and their fine Cloaths at a Ball.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Taylor.
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
How strangely doth the power of custom rule
Page No:
pp.345-347
Poem Title:
Another on the same Subject, written with more Judgment, but fewer good Manners.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
Honest William an easy and good natured fellow
Page No:
p.347
Poem Title:
The Brewer's Coachman.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
Mother Breedwell presented her husband each year
Page No:
pp.348-349
Poem Title:
Female Caution.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
Quoth John to his teacher good sir if you please
Page No:
pp.349-350
Poem Title:
Grace and Nature.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
Long time did a silly old proverb prevail
Page No:
pp.350-351
Poem Title:
Hull Ale.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
It blew an hard storm and in utmost confusion
Page No:
p.351
Poem Title:
Absolution.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
A cannon ball one bloody day
Page No:
pp.352-353
Poem Title:
The Mistake.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Taylor.]
Attributed To:
William Taylor
First Line:
A drunken old Scot by the rigorous sentence
Page No:
p.352
Poem Title:
Penance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Right wele of lerned clerkis is it sed
Page No:
p.353
Poem Title:
A Fragment of Chaucer.
Attribution:
By J. H. Esq;
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O favourite muse of Shenstone hear
Page No:
pp.354-355
Poem Title:
Upon an Alcove, now at Parson's Green.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Between the smooth descent of yonder hills
Page No:
pp.356-360
Poem Title:
The Country Parson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Bathian Venus the other day
Page No:
pp.360-363
Poem Title:
Plain Truth.
Attribution:
By Henry Fielding, Esq;
Attributed To:
Henry Fielding
First Line:
Are these thy palms oh queen of love
Page No:
pp.364-365
Poem Title:
Ode to Venus, from her Votaries of the Street.
Attribution:
By * * * * *
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I dropped a thing in verse without a name
Page No:
p.366
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e. * * * *]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The glow-worm scribblers of a feeble age
Page No:
pp.366-367
Poem Title:
The Poet's Importance.
Attribution:
By Dr. H * * *
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Spite of beauty air and grace
Page No:
p.368
Poem Title:
To Polly Laurence, quitting the Pump. Bath, January 1756.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While soft through water earth and air
Page No:
pp.369-371
Poem Title:
Ode, to a Lady in London.
Attribution:
By Miss C * * *
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail genial goddess blooming spring
Page No:
pp.371-373
Poem Title:
Ode to Spring.
Attribution:
By Miss F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sister of Phoebus gentle queen
Page No:
pp.373-374
Poem Title:
Ode to Cynthia.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Miss F.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet warbler to whose artless song
Page No:
pp.374-375
Poem Title:
Ode to a Thrush.
Attribution:
By Miss P * * *
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah me that restless bliss so soon should fly
Page No:
pp.375-377
Poem Title:
Elegy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vain are these pomps thy funeral rites to grace
Page No:
pp.377-385
Poem Title:
A Poem To the Memory of Thomas, Late Marquis of Wharton, Lord Privy Seal.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kind relief in all my pain
Page No:
pp.386-387
Poem Title:
Paraphrase upon a French Song.
Attribution:
By the late William Somervile, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Somervile
First Line:
What time the jocund rosy bosomed hours
Page No:
pp.388-396
Poem Title:
The Tomb of Shakespear. A Vision.
Attribution:
By John Gilbert Cooper, Esq;
Attributed To:
John Gilbert Cooper