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The foundling hospital for wit [vol. V] [T64454]

DMI number:
756
Publication Date:
1748
Volume Number:
5 of 5
ESTC number:
T64454
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116438329
Shelfmark:
BOD G. Pamph. 1289
Full Title:
THE | Foundling Hospital | FOR | WIT. | Intended for the | Reception and Preservation of such Brats of WIT and | HUMOUR, whose Parents chuse to Drop them. | [rule] | NUMBER V. To be Continued Occasionally. | CONTAINING, | [2 columns] [column 1]1. The Litchfield Defeat. | 2. The Answer. | 3. Ode to [i]P. Y----ke[/i], Esq; | 4. [i]Richmond[/i], a Vision. | 5. [i]Bergen-op-zoom[/i], a Ballad. | 6. [i]Balaam[/i] and [i]Palaam[/i]. | 7. Green-Room Scuffle. | 8. Epistle from [i]G. Hinde[/i]. | 9. Hymn for the 9th of [i]Oct[/i]. | 10. Advice to the [i]French[/i] King's Painter.[/column 1] [column 2]11. Lamentations of [i]Lewis[/i] 15. | 12. On the Tax on Coaches. | 13. Ode to Sir [i]C--- H--- W---[/i]. | 14. [i]Diggon Davy[/i] and [i]Colin Clout[/i]. | 15. An Apology. | 16. Downfall of [i]Westm.[/i] Bridge. | 17. Plot and no Plot. | 18. [i]Boeotia[/i]. | 19. [i]Europe[/i] in Masquerade. | 20. Speech of King [i]Harry[/i] | the Ninth.[/column 2] | [i]With many other Curious Pieces, some of which never | before printed. | [rule] | By[/i] TIMOTHY SILENCE, [i]Esq[/i]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]. | Printed for W. WEBB, near St. [i]Paul[/i]'s, 1748. | [Price One Shilling.] | Where may be had any of the Preceding Numbers.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Political miscellany and Collection including prose
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 s.
Pagination:
[2], [1]-62
Bibliographic details:
Octavo in fours. BOD. G. Pamph. 1289 is bound with vol. 6 (T64456) only.
Comments:
Miscellany Contents: prose pp.14-17; pp.26-27; pp.59-62.
References:
Case 440 (5) (a)
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Publication Date:
1749
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Publication Date:
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Volume:
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Relationship:
Part of a Series
Comments:
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The foundling hospital for wit [T64444] [different setting to T64445]
Publication Date:
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Volume:
1 of 6
Relationship:
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Comments:
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Publication Date:
1746
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3 of 3
Relationship:
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Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Webb||W.||Jr.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
God prosper long our noble king
Page No:
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
The Litchfield Defeat.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
God prosper long great George our king
Page No:
pp.4-6
Poem Title:
The Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For quiet Yorke the sailor cries
Page No:
pp.6-8
Poem Title:
An Ode to the Honourable Philip Y--ke, Esq; Imitated from Horace, Ode XVI. Book II.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
In that soft season when the blushing rose
Page No:
pp.8-11
Poem Title:
Richmond, a Vision.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Haven't you heard of a fortress renowned in fame
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
A Ballad on the Rape of Bergen-op-Zoom.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye peers ye cits and beaux
Page No:
pp.17-20
Poem Title:
The Green-Room Scuffle: Or Drury-Lane in an Uproar. To the Tune of Gossip Joan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Master an't please you I do zend
Page No:
pp.20-22
Poem Title:
An Epistle from George Hind, Clerk of the Parish of M----rd----n in Dorset, to the absent Vicar Mr------
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Come Britons in triumphant songs
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
A Hymn for the 9th of October 1746, being the Thanksgiving Day for the Victory over the Rebels at Culloden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Painter display in honour of the state
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Advice to the French King's Chief Painter, how to represent in its true light, the Glory of his Master, and the Happiness of his Subjects and his Allies.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Before Bohemian Anne was queen
Page No:
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
Upon the Tax on Coaches, &c.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Genius of Britain spread thy Guardian wing
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
To the Genius of Britain.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Why our forces miscarried the wonder is out
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Thought on the late Expedition.
Attribution:
J. L.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies an head that often ached
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
An Anatomical Epitaph on an Invalid.
Attribution:
Written by * Himself. [asterisked note reads: 'The Learned, Facetious and Rev. Wm. Goodwin, late Fellow of Eaton College, and Vicar of St. Nicholas in Bristol, who dy'd in June last, and left several other Pieces of the like kind.']
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We saw Sir Andrew's but Ld W--poole's first
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
Part of a Letter from a Gentleman, who had lately visited N--f--k, to his Friend.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
On a hill from danger free
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
The Heroism of Lewis XV. at the late Battle of Val.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When the French heretofore like the Gauls whence they spring
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
Remark.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
The states at last with one accord
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
Europe in Masquerade: Or the Royal Farce.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Who's this what H----y the lyric
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
An Ode to Sir C---- H---- W------s. Occasion'd by seeing an Ode inscrib'd to L------d C------d.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath an hawthorn bush secreted shade
Page No:
pp.36-39
Poem Title:
A Pastoral. Diggon Davy and Colin Clout.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
In nature twas kind by the charms of a face
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On Miss Madan, after hearing repeated, | 'If to her Share some Female Errors fall, | 'Look on her face, and you'll forget them all. | Pope's Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
In vain you boast poetic names of yore
Page No:
pp.39-40
Poem Title:
To Lady Winchelsea, occasioned by four verses in the Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope (not in his Works.)
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Disarmed with so genteel an air
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Lady Winchelsea's Answer.
Attribution:
Lady Winchelsea's Answer.
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
O night dark night wrapped round with Stygian gloom
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
New Night-Thoughts on Death. A Parody. By Mr. Wh****.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wh****.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Zealous for truth and careless of applause
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
An Apology.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By your honour's command
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
A Sailor in his Majesty's Sloop the Tartar, being sentenc'd to the Cat-o'-nine-tails, spoke the following Lines to his Commander.
Attribution:
A Sailor
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Her lance inverted head reclined
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Britannia revived; the Hint suggested by Mr. R. Y.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Take a Tory that measures two yards in the waist
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
A Whimsical receipt, perfectly in the Modern Taste.
Attribution:
C. B.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When good St David as old writs accord
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
In Honour of the first of March.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
I sing not of battles nor do I much choose
Page No:
pp.48-52
Poem Title:
The Downfall of Westminster Bridge.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Ye lords and ye commons give ear to my ditty
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
Plot or No Plot. Or Sir William and his Spy foiled. A new Ballad.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
As late I mused upon the fates
Page No:
pp.54-59
Poem Title:
Boeotia; a Poem. Humbly Addressed to his Excellency Philip Earl of Chesterfield.
Attribution:
By the Rev. William Dunkin, D. D.
Attributed To:
William Dunkin