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The moral miscellany or, a collection of select pieces in prose and verse for the instruction and entertainment of youth [T119967] [ecco]

DMI number:
908
Publication Date:
1758
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T119967
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113039681
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
THE | Moral Miscellany: | OR, A | COLLECTION | OF | SELECT PIECES, | In PROSE and VERSE, | FOR THE | INSTRUCTION and ENTERTAINMENT | of YOUTH. | [double rule] | LONDON: | Printed for R. GRIFFITHS, at the Dunciad, in | Pater-noster Row. | [short rule] | MDCCLVIII.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Periodical miscellany, Collection including prose, and Collection of educational texts
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Contents: miscellany is predominantly prose, but there is a verse section at the end. Some of the verse contains verse quotations; only those quotations of 4 lines or longer have been indexed.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Advertisement [2pp.]; Contents [4pp.]
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Publication Date:
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Related People
Publisher:
Ralph Griffiths
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
The sun had chased the winter's snow
Page No:
pp.43-45
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Entrust thy fortune to the powers above
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What better can we do than prostrate fall
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If ever ambition did my fancy cheat
Page No:
p.243
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
I do not think my sister so to seek
Page No:
pp.268-269
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Beneath this moss grown roof within this cell
Page No:
p.291
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hear ye fair mothers of our isle
Page No:
pp.361-365
Poem Title:
Pleasure. A Vision.
Attribution:
Dr. Cotton.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Cotton
First Line:
What nothing earthly gives or can destroy
Page No:
pp.365-369
Poem Title:
Virtue alone constitutes Happiness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Remote from cities lived a swain
Page No:
pp.367-369
Poem Title:
The Shepherd and the Philosopher.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Children to your creator god
Page No:
pp.369-370
Poem Title:
Remember your Creator, &c. Eccles. xii.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Have you a friend look round and spy
Page No:
pp.369-372
Poem Title:
The Countryman and Jupiter...To Myself.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Eternal wisdom thee we praise
Page No:
pp.371-373
Poem Title:
A Song to Creating Wisdom.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Begin my lord in early youth
Page No:
pp.373-375
Poem Title:
The Pack-Hose and the Carrier ... To a Young Nobleman.
Attribution:
Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Say mighty love and teach my song
Page No:
pp.373-374
Poem Title:
Few happy Matches.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Grecian youth of talents rare
Page No:
pp.375-376
Poem Title:
The Youth and the Philosopher. A Fable.
Attribution:
Whitehead.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Father of all in every age
Page No:
pp.375-376
Poem Title:
The Universal Prayer. Deo Opt. Max.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The curfew tolls the knell of parting day
Page No:
pp.377-380
Poem Title:
An Elegy writte in a Country Church Yard.
Attribution:
Grey.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
The lovely young Lavinia once had friends
Page No:
pp.380-383
Poem Title:
The Story of Palemon and Lavinia.
Attribution:
Thomson's Autumn.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
I came great bard to gaze upon thy shrine
Page No:
pp.383-387
Poem Title:
Virgil's Tomb.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye belles and ye flirts and ye pert little things
Page No:
p.387
Poem Title:
Song for Ranelagh.
Attribution:
By Mr. Whitehead.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Say why was man so eminently raised
Page No:
pp.388-390
Poem Title:
The final Cause of the Pleasures we receive from the Grandeur and Novelty of Objects.
Attribution:
[Pleasures of Imagination]
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside