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The morning walk or city encompassed...with a prologue and appendix, from the best poets on similar subjects. [T12485] [ecco]

DMI number:
798
Publication Date:
1751
ESTC number:
T12485
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112503164
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
THE | MORNING WALK; | OR, | CITY Encompass'd. | A POEM in Blank VERSE. | With a PROLOGUE and APPENDIX, from the | best Poets on similar Subjects. | Dedicated to the Right Honourable the | EARL of BATH. | [epigraph] | [double rule] | LONDON: | Printed from the Author; and Sold by M. COOPER, in | Pater-noster-Row, and at all the Pamphlet-shops. | [short rule] | MDCCLI.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
Contains 'Prologue from the Writings of the best Poets' pp. viii-xiii; 'Appendix from The best Poets on Similar Subjects' pp. 67-77; 'Occasional verses by the same Author' pp. 78-96.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Advertisement [1pp]; Dedication to the Earl of Bath signed W. H. Draper pp. iii-iv; address to the reader pp. v-ii; 'Prologue from the Writings of the best Poets' pp. viii-xiii; errata p. [xiv].
Related People
Dedicatee:
William Pulteney
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Editor:
William H. Draper
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Sold by:
Mary Cooper
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Absolute (100%)
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Avaunt ye critics too severe
Page No:
p. vi-vii
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Descend from heaven Urania by that name
Page No:
pp.xi-xiii
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Go the rich chariot instantly prepare
Page No:
pp.viii-xi
Poem Title:
On invoking the Muses.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Descend thou heavenly muse Macaenas calls
Page No:
pp.1-66
Poem Title:
The Morning Walk, Or, City Encompass'd.
Attribution:
W. H. Draper.
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Now the fair morn smiles with a purple ray
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Black.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
The beasts that under the warm hedges slept
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
On the Morning.
Attribution:
Otway.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
From amber shrouds I see the morning rise
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Now rose the ruddy morn from Tithon's bed
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And now a glance from mild Aurora's eyes
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Garth.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Now morn her rosy steps in th' orient clime
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Mark how the lusty sun salutes the spring
Page No:
pp.70-71
Poem Title:
On the Sun.
Attribution:
Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
The approach of night
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
Evening.
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
As when from mountain tops the dusky clouds
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The evening now with blushes warms the air
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
The gilded planet of the day
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
The western sun now shot a feeble ray
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Addis.
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
The moon | Rising in clouded majesty at length
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
The Moon.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The queen of night whose vast command
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
The Moon.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When spring makes equal day
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
Spring.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Hear how the doves with pensive notes complain
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The swallows privileged above the rest
Page No:
pp.74-75
Poem Title:
Swallow.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And now my muse what most delights her sees
Page No:
pp.75
Poem Title:
Grove.
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
In storms when clouds the moon do hide
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
Quiet.
Attribution:
Otway.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
How good how wise thus to instruct mankind
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
On seeing in M.S. the Poem, intituled, The Morning Walk, or Benefit of Exercise. To the Author.
Attribution:
Sylvanus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Meantime the master porter wide displayed
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On Sloth.
Attribution:
Thomson's Castle of Indolence.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Behold a cleanly rural cottage rise
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
The Cottage.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Immense thy power through all preceding time
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
On the Supreme Being.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Bright illustrious sparkling gem
Page No:
pp.80-81
Poem Title:
To Miss Lucy Draper on her Birth-day, aged Nine Years.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Experienced young whose bright ingenious pen
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Inscribed to Mr. Daniel Draper, on his writing the Ship Boscawen's Voyage to Bombay in the East-Indies (Anno 1749.) published in October last.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Bright maid possessed of every grace
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
To Miss Gravett, playing on the Harpsichord.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Happy the man with virtue blessed and sense
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
The Sentiment.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Thou learned inventor of that curious art
Page No:
pp.86-89
Poem Title:
Inscribed to the Memory of Laurence Coster, a Native of the Town of Harlem in Holland, first Inventor of the mysterious Art of Printing, Anno 1420.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Would you enjoy the sweetest hour of day
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
On the Benefit of Morning Air.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Happy the man with competency blessed
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
On Competency and Retirement.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
See that beauteous blooming rose
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
To Miss Lucy Draper, on a Rose.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Hail great inventor of fair optic light
Page No:
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
On the Inventor of Optic-Glasses.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
Hail lucid offspring of the radiant sun
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
The Splendid Morning.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper
First Line:
What scene tremendous shakes my inmost soul
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Soliloquy on Eternity, occasion'd in a storm off the Islands St. Paul's and Amsterdam 38 Deg.S.Lat. in the Ship Houghton, bound for China, Anno 1739. Capt. Philip Worth, Commander.
Attribution:
By the same Author [i.e. Draper]
Attributed To:
William H. Draper