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A choice collection of poetry by the most ingenious men of the age [vol 1] [T124643] [ECCO]

DMI number:
658
Publication Date:
1738
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T124643
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110841222
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | Choice Collection | OF | POETRY, | BY THE | Most Ingenious Men of the Age. | CONTAINING, | [two columns] [column 1] POEMS, | PROLOGUES, | EPILOGUES, [/column 1] | [column 2] EPIGRAMS, | EPITAPHS, | SONGS &c. [/column 2] | Being in Number | One Hundred and Fifty compleat | PIECES. | [double rule] | Most carefully collected from | ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS, | BY | [i]JOSEPH YARROW[/i], Comedian. | [double rule] | [epigraph] | [double rule] | [i]YORK:[/i] | Printed by A. STAPLES, in [i]Coney-Street,[/i] and Sold by | the Collector of the POEMS. | [short rule] | MDCCXXXVIII.
Epigraph:
[i]Nil tam difficile quod non solertia vincat.[/i]
Place of Publication:
York
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Title page in red and black.
Comments:
PLATES: frontispiece. GENRE: edited collection. CONTENTS: Non-verse epitaph attributed to Arbuthnot, pp. 93-5. QUERY: ADD GENRE?
Other matter:
Dedication addressed to 'Gentlemen and Ladies' signed 'Jos. Yarrow' [2pp.]; list of subscribers [10pp.].
References:
Case 417 (1).
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Title:
A choice collection of poetry by the most ingenious men of the age [vol II] [T124643] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1738
ESTC No:
T124643
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
Joseph Yarrow
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Printer:
Alexander Staples
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Ladies I'm come if not engaged elsewhere
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
A Prologue to the Careless Husband
Attribution:
Written by a Person of Quality and spoke by Mr. Yarrow.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While Veny skips on Delia's knee
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
The Lap-Dog.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vario no more thy sacred skill prophane
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Advice to Vario the Painter, after the Battle of Blenheim
Attribution:
Wrote by a Prisoner in Ludgate.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The gods with friendship seldom mortals bless
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
Wrote Extempore...after seeing the Fair Penitent.
Attribution:
by my Worthy Friend, Mr. Grunwin
Attributed To:
Mr. Grunwin
First Line:
We to this place where once we came of old
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Beaux Stratagem, spoke by Mr. Yarrow, in the Character of Archer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Players and poets ever were designed
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
Prologue spoken by Mr. Yarrow, at the Opening of the New Theatre at Lincoln.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How many graces are there Colin cried
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Marlborough's Four Daughters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh lead me where my darling lies
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By a Gentleman, whose Misfortune it was, to lose his only Daughter by the Small-Pox, at five Years of Age.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here in this grave
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Theo. Cave, Esq, in the Chancel at Barrow upon Stowre.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth inhumed
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On a Rigid Parent.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death soonest comes
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the same Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dublin thy own dear joy and grief lies here
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mr. Thomas Elrington, who died July 22, 1732.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If the innocent are favourites of heaven
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fashioned alike by nature and by art
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mrs. Oldfield.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O lamb of god which sin didst take away
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
In Memory of William Lamb, on a Brass Plate fix'd on a Pillar in St. Augustine's Church, are several Poems, which conclude thus:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oldfield lies here retired undressed
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kind Katherine kissed her husband with these words
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Time stays for no man
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death at a cobbler's door oft made a stand
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Cobler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In softest strains Parnassian virgins mourn
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Wilks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So fair so young so innocent so sweet
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mrs. Margaret Paston, of Barningham, in Norfolk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Approach ye wise of soul with awe divine
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
Design'd for the Monument of Sir Isaac Newton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
More than his name were less twould seem to fear
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Sir Isaac Newton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My sledge and hammer lie declined
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Blacksmith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader if thou canst read at all thou'lt find
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Lady's Lap-Dog.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
It so befell a silly swain
Page No:
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
The Peasant in Search of his Heifer.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Oh be thou blessed with all that heaven can send
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
The Wish, to a young Lady on her Birth-Day
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
A noncon parson preaching in a pulpit
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As over the Hellespont great Jove
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On Dr. Bull.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An epigram by a schoolboy writ
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What though they call me sober ass
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
Wrote Extempore; A Burlesque on the fine Lady's Life
Attribution:
By Mr. Leveridge.
Attributed To:
Richard Leveridge
First Line:
I now no more shall grieve
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
An Epilogical Song for Penelope.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Much meat does gluttony produce
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
An Epigram on Tobacco.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Five hundred pounds too small a boon
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Mapp at the play her presence did afford
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Busy curious thirsty fly
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On a Fly settling on his Cup.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Closed are those eyes that beamed seraphic fire
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a young Lady
Attribution:
By Richard Savage, Esq;
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
Here Chloe lies
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Peculiar blessings bear the shortest date
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who in impious times undaunted stood
Page No:
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of the Marquis of Winchester
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
See how the just the virtuous and the strong
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Virtue and beauty here doth lie
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Another
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Sare worn out with care
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
Upon a Country Sexton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Below this marble monument is laid
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
Epitaph...on a young Lady's Tomb at Bath.
Attribution:
By John Dryden, Esq;
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Through all the world thrives villainy and woe
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest Stephen with Mary his bride
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
A Whitechapple Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O last and best of Scots who didst maintain
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Dundee.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this silent stone is laid
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Talkative old Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One charming bird to paradise is flown
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
In Memory of William Bird, aged Four Years and a Half.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Good friend for Jesus sake forbear
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
On Shakespear's Tomb at Stratford upon Avon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay passenger why goest thou by so fast
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
Under his Bust. Ivdicio pylivm, genio socratem, arte maronem, terra tegit, populus maerit, olympvs habet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I dreamed when buried by my fellow clay
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
The Beaux Dream.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No joy I in these peaceful shades can find
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
The Complaint.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Pope's melodious verse the graces smile
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
The Judgment of Apollo, on the Controversy between Mr. Pope and Mr. Theobald.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How vain sir knight is they affected rage
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When dressed in laurel wreaths you shine
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
To a Lady, on her incomparable Poems.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some boast of Alexander and some of Hercules
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
A Song, sung by Mr. Yarrow, in the Character of Serjeant Kite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis an opinion that has stood the test
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
An Epilogue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From Hereford the jovial crew departed
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
An Epilogue...occasion'd by meeting a Company of Strolers on the Road.
Attribution:
made by a Gentleman of Hereford
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Foolish women fly men's charms
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
The Caution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Could gold immortalize a man
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
The Vanity of Riches.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold the skilful artist's hand
Page No:
pp.50-51
Poem Title:
To a Young Lady weeping.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Woman thoughtless giddy creature
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
The Declaimer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celia thou fairest of the fair
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
To Caelia, drest as a Beau.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For thee sweet month the groves green liveries wear
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
The Pleasantness of May,
Attribution:
describ'd by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Belinda see from yonder flowers
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
An excuse for matching a Kiss.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Noble generous great and good
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
A Hue and Cry after a Stray Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A man so various that he seemed to be
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
An Inconstant Man
Attribution:
describ'd by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Gentles of old pert prologues led the way
Page No:
pp.54-56
Poem Title:
A Prologue design'd to be spoke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reeking I came out of my mother's womb
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
The Cold and Hot Waters at the Bath
Attribution:
By the D. of W--n.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The one may affect a man's noddle
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
A Riddle. What is the Difference between a Nine-Pin Bowl, and a Woman's Breast? Solution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus Adam went when from the garden driven
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On his being turn'd out of Kensington Gardens, by the D. of B--d, who remained with the D. of Lo--n.
Attribution:
Sir W-- Y--g
Attributed To:
Sir William Yonge
First Line:
As in the cool of early day
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By John G--y, Esq;
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
The beauteous scene of aged mountains
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
On Pleasure.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe a coquet in her prime
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On the Marriage of an Old Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happy the man whose wish and care
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Ode on Solitude
Attribution:
by Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Cosmelia's charms inspire my lays
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here's a health to Kate
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
Rhime to Lisbon
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Rochester]
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Sternhold and Hopkins had great qualms
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
Spoke by the E. of Rochester, extempore, to a Parish Clerk.
Attribution:
E. of Rochester.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Our guard upon the royal side
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Epigram on a Golden Medal.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This peaceful tomb does now contain
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Gentleman and his Son.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When slaves their liberty require
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
Philip's Resolution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where Drake first found there last he lost his fame
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
On Sir Francis Drake.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You surgeons of London who puzzle your pates
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O rare Ben Jonson what a turncoat grown
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
On Ben. Johnson's Bust, with the Buttons on the wrong Side.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader consider well how poor a span
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
In Memory of Capt. Thomas Chevers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader thou mayst forbear to put thine eyes
Page No:
pp.65-66
Poem Title:
In Memory of John Wight.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On earth he truly lived old Adam's heir
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
On John Rose, late Chief Gardener to King Charles II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To say an angel here doth lie
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
In Memory of Mary Angel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A true dissenter here does lie indeed
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay bachelor if you have wit
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Man and his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair marble tell to future days
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
On Two Twin Sisters, who died at the same Time, and buried in one Grave.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ten in the hundred
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Epitaph
Attribution:
By Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Here lies More no more is he
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
An Epitaph....English'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If heaven be pleased when sinners cease to sin
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Coleman's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While Polly charms the present age
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
On Miss Fenton, on her playing Polly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When once too potent flesh and blood
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
The Mad Dog.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the packed audience from their posts retired
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
The Sixth Night.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sure heaven's unerring voice decreed of old
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
An Epigram on the prosperous Reigns of Queen Elizabeth and Queen Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While Butler needy wretch was still alive
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
On setting up Mr. Butler's Monument in Westminster-Abbey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With Celia's locks while wanton zephyrs play
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
Extempore
Attribution:
By Mr E. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cries Celia to a reverend dean
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the lyric who with tale and song
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
On Tom Durfey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Felled by death's surer hatchet here lies Sprong
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
On John Sprong, Master-Carpenter to the late Lord Chancellor King, at Oakham in Surry, who died Nov. 17, 1736, aged 60.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With grateful humble heart devoid of fear
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
An Epilogue spoken by Miss Robinson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah hah sir Coll is that the way
Page No:
pp.74-76
Poem Title:
Upon Colley Cib-r, Esq;
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus for the alps whose heads are crowned with snow
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On a Lady in Mourning.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why envious time will you fly so fast
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
Complaint against Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I went to see my dear but she
Page No:
pp.77-78
Poem Title:
The Visit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sure heaven will be propitious to our prayers
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
On seeing Cynthia at Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When nymphs were coy and love could not prevail
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
To a Lady on her Parrot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty to the agreeable must give way
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
The Agreeable preferr'd to Beauty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye happy swains whose hearts are free
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
The Advice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear life dear angel your too charming dear
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Address'd to a Lady who was his Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who would in love to women gain his point
Page No:
pp.80-81
Poem Title:
The Way to be successful in our Love to Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cupid the sliest rogue alive
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
The Comparison.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celia was coy and hard to win
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Mountford.
Attributed To:
William Mountfort
First Line:
The stage as all things nature's laws obey
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
On the Stage
Attribution:
By Mr. Savage.
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
I'm high church nor low church nor tory nor whig
Page No:
pp.83-84
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Hen. Stonecastle, Esq;
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature's chief gifts unequally are carved
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To this sad shrine whoever thou art draw near
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Half clothed and dirty does the miser go
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
Extempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Most gracious heaven upon the earth looked down
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
On the Death of Queen Mary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When that the wounded marble tells
Page No:
pp.85-86
Poem Title:
On Mr. Congreve.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If language could our grateful thoughts express
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
The following Epilogue...was spoke by Mr. Cibber, junior, 1729.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Carey.
Attributed To:
Henry Carey
First Line:
Honour in sieges or in battles carved
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
To Lewis XIV. King of France, on his extravagant Rejoicings, at the same Time his Kingdom labouring under a great Famine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Algernon Sidney fills this tomb
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At Dryden's tomb inscribed with Sh--d's name
Page No:
pp.88-89
Poem Title:
On the Old Bust, with a sour Air, on Mr. Dryden's Monument.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At Delphos' shrine one did a doubt propound
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
On Mr. Spencer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader attend and if thine eye let fall
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
On the Death of Lady Betty Mansel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Renowned Spenser lie a thought more nigh
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
On Shakespear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of gentle blood his parents only treasure
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
On a young Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here sweetness lies and innocence whose breath
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
On a young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In all thy humours whether grave or mellow
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Translated from Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this marble stone
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Millington's Epitaph, the famous Auctioneer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Do pious marble let thy readers know
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
Michael Draiton's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Time darks the sky time brings the day
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
On Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Damon who had hardly sped
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
On Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The miser fasts becasue he will not eat
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
On Six Sorts of People who keep Fasts.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The bright Miranda is the nymph I prize
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
To the Beautiful Miranda.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Sylvia every grace
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
The Favourite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pity or innocence or death's decree
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
The Distress'd Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In sleep dissolved upon my bed
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
The Disappointment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stop passenger until my life you read
Page No:
pp.100-101
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Margaret Scot, at Dunkeld in Scotland, Febr. 26, 1728.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this marble hearse
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
On the Countess Dowager of Pembroke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this stone doth lie
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
Ben. Johnson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou happy creature art secure
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
On the Death of a Lady's Dog.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An elderly lady whose bulky squat figure
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To fire the generous soul in virtue's cause
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Spanish Fryar, spoke by Mr. Yarrow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At midnight when the fever raged
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed