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A collection of poems in six volumes. By several hands. With Notes [Vol 1] [T116246] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1062
Publication Date:
1782
Volume Number:
1 of 6
ESTC number:
T116246
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW3312607078
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | IN SIX VOLUMES. | BY | SEVERAL HANDS. | WITH NOTES. | [Ornament] | LONDON: Printed for J. DODSLEY, in PALL-MALL. | M DCC LXXXII.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Other matter:
Index, pp.366-368
Related People
Publisher:
James Dodsley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Contending kings and fields of death too long
Page No:
pp.3-25
Poem Title:
On the Prospect of Peace, A Poem. To the Lord Privy-Seal.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tickell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
If dumb too long the drooping muse hath stayed
Page No:
pp.25-30
Poem Title:
To the Right Honourable the Earl of Warwick, &c. On the Death of Mr. Addison.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Of Leinster famed for maidens fair
Page No:
pp.31-34
Poem Title:
Colin and Lucy.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
As Mar his round one morning took
Page No:
pp.35-39
Poem Title:
An Imitation of the Prophecy of Nereus. From Horace, Book III. Ode XXV.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
To Whitton's shades and Hounslow's airy plain
Page No:
pp.39-41
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, At his Country Seat.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Of Marlborough's captains and Eugenio's friends
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Earl of Cadogan.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Thou dome where Edward first enrolled
Page No:
pp.44-47
Poem Title:
An Ode Inscrib'd to the Right Honourable the Earl of Sunderland at Windsor.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Where Kensington high over the neighbouring lands
Page No:
pp.48-69
Poem Title:
Kensington Garden.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
To thee dear rover and thy vanquished friends
Page No:
pp.69-77
Poem Title:
An Epistle from a Lady in England to a Gentleman at Avignon.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Tickell]
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
What can the British senate give
Page No:
pp.78-90
Poem Title:
The Female Reign; an Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Roxana from the court retiring late
Page No:
pp.91-94
Poem Title:
Monday. Roxana, or, The Drawing-Room.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L. M. W. M.
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Thou who so many favours hast received
Page No:
pp.94-98
Poem Title:
Tuesday. St. James's Coffee-House. Silliander and Patch.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L. M. W. M. [p.91]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
No fair Dancinda no you strive in vain
Page No:
pp.98-102
Poem Title:
Wednesday. The Tete a Tete. Dancinda.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L. M. W. M. [p.91]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
The basset table spread the tallier come
Page No:
pp.102-107
Poem Title:
Thursday. The Bassette-Table. Smilinda and Cardelia.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Now twenty springs had clothed the park with green
Page No:
pp.108-111
Poem Title:
Friday. The Toilette. Lydia.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The wretched Flavia on her couch reclined
Page No:
pp.111-115
Poem Title:
Saturday. The Small-Pox. Flavia.
Attribution:
By the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
At length by so much importunity pressed
Page No:
pp.115-117
Poem Title:
The Lover: A Ballad. To Mr. C---.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Whilst thirst of praise and vain desire of fame
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
The Lady's Resolve. Written extempore on a Window.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
How happy you who varied joys pursue
Page No:
pp.119-122
Poem Title:
An Epistle to Lord B----.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Whilst pretty fellows think a woman's fame
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
The Gentleman's Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What could luxurious woman wish for more
Page No:
pp.123-125
Poem Title:
Epilogue To Mary, Queen of Scots. Designed to be spoken by Mrs. Oldfield.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Why will Delia thus retire
Page No:
pp.125-126
Poem Title:
A Receipt to cure the Vapours. Written to Lady J---n.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. the Right Hon. L.M.W.M.]
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
This motley piece to you I send
Page No:
pp.127-158
Poem Title:
The Spleen. An Epistle to Mr. C--- J---.
Attribution:
By Mr. Matthew Green of the Custom-house.
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
Gil's history appears to me
Page No:
pp.158-159
Poem Title:
An Epigram. On the Reverend Mr. Laurence Echard's, and Bishop Gilbert Burnet's Histories.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Matthew Green]
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
I lately saw what now I sing
Page No:
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
The Sparrow and Diamond. A Song.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Matthew Green]
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
Jove for amusement quitted oft his skies
Page No:
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
Jove and Semele.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Matthew Green]
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
When I first came to London I rambled about
Page No:
pp.164-165
Poem Title:
The Seeker.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Matthew Green]
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
These sheets primeval doctrines yield
Page No:
pp.165-169
Poem Title:
On Barclay's Apology for the Quakers.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Matthew Green]
Attributed To:
Matthew Green
First Line:
Now had the archangel trumpet raised sublime
Page No:
pp.170-184
Poem Title:
Pre-Existence: A Poem, In Imitation of Milton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Chiron to his pupil thus began
Page No:
pp.184-192
Poem Title:
Chiron to Achilles. A Poem.
Attribution:
By Hildebrand Jacob, Esq;
Attributed To:
Hildebrand Jacob
First Line:
What am I how produced and for what end
Page No:
pp.192-198
Poem Title:
[Greek lettering] Know your self.
Attribution:
By the late Dr. Arbuthnot.
Attributed To:
John Arbuthnot
First Line:
Though grief and fondness in my breast rebel
Page No:
pp.199-212
Poem Title:
London: A Poem. In Imitation of the Third Satire of Juvenal.
Attribution:
By Mr. Samuel Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
When learning's triumph over her barbarous foes
Page No:
pp.213-215
Poem Title:
Prologue Spoken by Mr. Garrick, At the Opening of the Theatre in Drury-lane 1747.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Samuel Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Yes you condemn those sages too refined
Page No:
pp.216-227
Poem Title:
Of Active and Retired Life. An Epistle to H. C. Esq;
Attribution:
By William Melmoth, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Melmoth
First Line:
Silent nymph with curious eye
Page No:
pp.227-233
Poem Title:
Grongar Hill.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dyer.
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Enough of Grongar and the shady dales
Page No:
pp.234-259
Poem Title:
The Ruins of Rome, A Poem.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Dyer]
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Ah me full sorely is my heart forlorn
Page No:
pp.260-275
Poem Title:
The School-Mistress, A Poem. In Imitation of Spenser.
Attribution:
By William Shenstone, Esq
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
If to an human face sir James should draw
Page No:
pp.276-311
Poem Title:
The Art of Politics, In Imitation of Horace's Art of Poetry.
Attribution:
By the Reverend Mr. Bramston.
Attributed To:
James Bramston
First Line:
Whoever he be that to a taste aspires
Page No:
pp.312-326
Poem Title:
The Man of Taste. Occasion'd by an Epistle Of Mr. Pope's on that Subject.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Bramston]
Attributed To:
James Bramston
First Line:
The art of converse how to soothe the soul
Page No:
pp.327-351
Poem Title:
An Essay on Conversation.
Attribution:
By Benjamin Stillingfleet.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Stillingfleet
First Line:
While lost to all his former mirth
Page No:
pp.352-354
Poem Title:
Ode, to a Lady, On the Death of Col. Charles Ross, in the Action at Fontenoy. Written May, 1745.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Collins.
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
How sleep the brave who sink to rest
Page No:
p.355
Poem Title:
Ode, Written in the same Year.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Collins]
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
If aught of oaten stop or pastoral song
Page No:
pp.356-357
Poem Title:
Ode To Evening.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. W. Collins]
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
A muse expiring who with earliest voice
Page No:
p.358
Poem Title:
Verses written on a Blank Leaf, By Lord Lansdown, when he presented his Works to the Queen, 1732.
Attribution:
By Lord Lansdown,
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
Asses milk half a pint take at seven or before
Page No:
pp.359-360
Poem Title:
Advice to a Lady in Autumn.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Chesterfield.
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
The gushing streams impetuous flow
Page No:
p.361
Poem Title:
On a Lady's drinking the Bath Waters.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Earl of Chesterfield]
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
Mistaken fair lay Sherlock by
Page No:
p.362
Poem Title:
Verses written in a Lady's Sherlock upon Death.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Earl of Chesterfield]
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
When Fanny blooming fair
Page No:
pp.363-364
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Earl of Chesterfield]
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
Whenever Chloe I begin
Page No:
pp.364-365
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed