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

DMI number:
665
Publication Date:
1738
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T124643
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110841333
Shelfmark:
Ecco - Bod
Full Title:
A | Choice Collection | OF | POETRY, | BY THE | Most Ingenious Men of the Age. | CONTAINING, | [two columns] [col 1] POEMS, | ODES, | EPIGRAMS, [/col 1] | [col 2] SONGS, EPITHALAMIUMS, | ANAGRAMS, [i]&c.[/i] [/col 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] | The SECOND VOLUME. | [double rule] | [i]YORK:[/i] | Printed by A. STAPLES, in [i]Coney-Street[/i] and Sold by | the Collector of the POEMS. | [rule] | MDCCXXXVIII.
Place of Publication:
York
Format:
Octavo
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Title:
A choice collection of poetry by the most ingenious men of the age [vol 1] [T124643] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1738
ESTC No:
T124643
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
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Related People
Editor:
Joseph Yarrow
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Printer:
Alexander Staples
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
No Windsor forest or the banks of Thame
Page No:
pp.3-6
Poem Title:
The Spring. A Pastoral.
Attribution:
By Mr. Grunwin, Author of the Lap-Dog.
Attributed To:
Mr. Grunwin
First Line:
How have I heard the fair lament
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
The Cause of Inconstancy.
Attribution:
By a Lady of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An old sage of late
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
An Ode Extempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A modest poet's in as great a fright
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wrote by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Think not by rigorous judgment seized
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
Epitaph
Attribution:
by Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The maid is blessed that will not hear
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
The First Psalm Paraphras'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Alexander Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
When ever Chloe I begin
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'll tell you a story a story so merry
Page No:
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
A Song made on the Burial of John Duke of M--gh.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come listen awhile and I'll tell you some news
Page No:
p.16-17
Poem Title:
A Ballad upon the Maids of Honour having been robb'd of Four Dozen of Smocks, as they hung drying upon the Hedges at Kensington.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say dear destruction say thou heavenly fair
Page No:
pp.17-19
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses sent to a young Lady, after her Marriage to another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kneller by heaven and not a master taught
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On Sir Godfrey Kneller
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Oldfield's remains lie here interred among
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
The Latin Epitaph on Mrs. Oldfield imitated in English Verse
Attribution:
By Mr. Marshall.
Attributed To:
Mr. Marshall
First Line:
Chloe fell sick do you know why
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
To Miss E--, on her counterfeiting Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By the mole on your bubbies so round and so white
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
The Lover's Litany.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Each man that knows the world
Page No:
pp.23-25
Poem Title:
Beggars all-a-Row. Design'd to be sung at Mr. Yarrow's Benefit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You may envy the statesman complain of the law
Page No:
pp.25-27
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of York.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How silly tis for one not yet full ten
Page No:
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
Epilogue spoke by Miss Copen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With joy blessed youth we saw thee reach thy goal
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
On the Death of a young Gentleman
Attribution:
By Mr. Pitt.
Attributed To:
Christopher Pitt
First Line:
From wave to wave with horror tossed
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
An Ode address'd to a Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If ever the tender sigh the falling tear
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
Strephon to Chloe in the Country.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When nature framed Corrina heavenly fair
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses
Attribution:
wrote by a Young Lady.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go brightest saint to sacred seats repair
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
To a Lady going to Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How happy a state does the miller possess
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
A Ballad sung in the King and the Miller of Mansfield.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A country family for London bound
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
A Prologue, address'd to the Town of Derby.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Down in a vale in a May morning sweet
Page No:
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
A Song upon a Young Lady. Tune, Black Joke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail happy dawn of cheerful May
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
On a May-Day, translated from Buchanan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As buxom Susan milked the brindled cow
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
A Proof of Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A manly wit a child's simplicity
Page No:
pp.39-40
Poem Title:
On Mr. Gay
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On Demar, of Dublin, who died there the 6th of July, 1720, worth 400,000 l.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What need my Shakespeare for his honoured bones
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
An old Epitaph on Shakespear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Deluded fly that thus presumed
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
On a Fly, drowned in a Lady's Eye.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone lies prudent dame Dorothy
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As countrymen who never the sea had seen
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
The Change.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this place
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Duke of Grafton, who was kill'd at the taking Cork in Ireland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As infant larks their tender pinions spread
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
A Prologue, spoke by Miss Yarrow, at Five Years of Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Already by distinguished virtues known
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
On Queen Carolina.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some angel from your own describe her fame
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On Queen Mary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Awake my muse invoke the powers divine
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
On the Marriage of a Young Gentleman.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dodd.
Attributed To:
James Dodd
First Line:
As I walk over the garden's verdant glade
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
On Sylvia's Artificial Nosegay, made out of Sea-Shells.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To heal a wound a bee had made
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Music's a crotchet the sober thinks vain
Page No:
pp.50-51
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See here a monster without sire or dame
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
An Aenigma.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The more we know of human kind
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Song. Tune, the Black Joke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis money that seduces all mankind
Page No:
pp.51-52
Poem Title:
Another. Tune, The Bonny Grey Ey'd Morn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A certain presbyterian pair
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At twelve o clock this stormy weather
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Dean S--t's Certificate.
Attribution:
Dean S--t's
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
The time of year is now come on
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Design'd to be put on the Tickets for Mr. Yarrow's Benefit, had Playing continu'd. Tune, Black Joke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Doctor says he we must agree
Page No:
pp.54-56
Poem Title:
The Punch-Ladle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When grateful souls do benefits receive
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
An Epilogue, as spoke by Mr. Gibson at Lincoln
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vouchsafe thou loveliest of thy sex to view
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
Verses to a Young Lady in her Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As a fond lover when his mistress frowns
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
A Prologue, as spoke at Lincoln by Mr. Gibson, on Account of bad Business, since the Act of Parliament against Players.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When love does to the breast admittance gain
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
To a young Lady, who was married to an old Man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aenaeas Sylvius thought no pope could be
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
An Elegaic Epigram on the Death of the Pope.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair Lucia stole to Cupid's bower
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I must confess I'm grown in love
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou little blind deceiver go
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
A Message from Mars to Venus by Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah gentle god of love
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
The Favourite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Take a knuckle of veal
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
Mr. Pope's Receipt to make Soop, for the Use of Dean S--t.
Attribution:
Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hail minister by paradoxes great
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
A Panegyrick on Cardinal W--.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wits whose numbers glide along
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Wycherly to Pope.
Attribution:
Wycherly.
Attributed To:
William Wycherley
First Line:
Down with your marrow bones and cleaver all
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
An Elegy on Jemmy Spiller, the famous Comedian, wrote by a Butcher.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of Anna's charms let others tell
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
A Song call'd Blouzibel. Tune, Sally.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Courage the highest gift that scorns to bend
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On Courage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Joan of arc the which
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great good and just could I but rate
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
In Memory of the Death of K. Charles the First,
Attribution:
Wrote by the truly loyal Marquis of Montrose, upon the Sands at Leith, with the Point of his Sword.
Attributed To:
James Graham
First Line:
Today a mighty hero comes to warm
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
Prolgue, design'd for Tamerlane.
Attribution:
By Dr. Garth.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
See Britons see one half before your eyes
Page No:
pp.72-74
Poem Title:
A Prologue, spoke by Mr. Yarrow, in the Character of Sir John Falstaff.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ladies and gentlemen my lord of flame
Page No:
pp.74-76
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Hurlothrumbo
Attribution:
By Dr. Byrom of Manchester.
Attributed To:
John Byrom
First Line:
Hail happy isle where spring is ever new
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
A New Prologue, Song, and Epilogue to the Beaux Stratagem, lately acted in a Summer Island.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How great the mysteries of love
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
The Song, sung instead of the Trifle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is this a play for me to act a part in
Page No:
pp.78-79
Poem Title:
Epilogue, spoken by Cherry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The nymph that undoes me is fair and unkind
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
Favourite Songs, inserted by Desire. The Dying Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Fanny blooming fair
Page No:
pp.80-81
Poem Title:
The Ravish'd Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain dear Chloe you suggest
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
The Constant Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There lived long ago in a country place
Page No:
pp.83-84
Poem Title:
Female Constancy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When mighty roast beef was the englishman's food
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
Roast Beef Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Chloe while thus beyond measure
Page No:
pp.85-87
Poem Title:
Old Darby.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Believe my sighs my tears my dear
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
The Slighted Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Phillips to thy lamented shade
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
On J-- A--, Author of the Verses to the Memory of John Phillipos, Esq;
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This dance foretells that couple's life
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Epigrams. On a Company dancing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Charged with the writing of bawdy this was Fielding's reply
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
On Henry Fiel--g, Esq;
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pinchall possessing heaps of wealth
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
The Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
True wit is like the brilliant stone
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
On Wit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst holy prayers to heaven were made
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
On a famous Physician being call'd out of Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You now Maria never look
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
Spoken on a Young Lady Extempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This world is a prison in every respect
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Spoke Extempore to a Lady who ask'd, What this World was like?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While the good priest with eyes devoutly closed
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
On Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Against a gate Dick had a damsel got
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Epigrams.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like a prompt sculler one physician plies
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says honest Dick to trusty Jack
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In our forefathers' stupid days the name
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sally and Tom did playing sit
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
The Play of Cherry Pit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why do you thus your friend deceive
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
To a Courtier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With such a sapient eye and heavenly mind
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
On Celia's Picture, drawn by Sir Godfrey Kneller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Polly from one though now a lovesick youth
Page No:
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
Verses to a Young Lady
Attribution:
By Richard Savage, Esq,
Attributed To:
Richard Savage
First Line:
Unasked though pitying players grant
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
On the free Gift of a Benefit to Mr. Dennis, by the Players in the Haymarket.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tonight you see we've brought upon the stage
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Julius Caesar, spoke by Mrs. Furnival on her Husband's Benefit Night, who play'd the Part of Marc Anthony.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What various arts to pleasure you we try
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
Epilogue to the Tender Husband, spoke by Mrs. Furnival, who play'd Mrs. Clerimont.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gallants you'll wonder what in breeches here
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
Epilogue, spoke by Miss Copen, in the Character of Dicky, in the Trip to the Jubilee, as a Beau.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How wretched does Prometheus' state appear
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
Prometheus ill painted.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft am I by the women told
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
On Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To this great ship which round the globe has run
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
Upon the Chair made out of Sir Francis Drake's Ship, presented to the University Library of Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tomorrow you will live you always cry
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
Epigram, from Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cibber accept these feeble lays
Page No:
pp.101-102
Poem Title:
To Mr. Cibber, by his constant Admirer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Entombed with kings though Gay's cold ashes lie
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, occasion'd by writing Mr. Gay's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gay Myra toast of all the town
Page No:
pp.102-104
Poem Title:
Myra's Choice. Tune, White Joke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tully the queen of beauty's boast
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
Molly Moor.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A compliment no curse upon the birth
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
Epigrams. On Miss Fanny's Birth-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O death thou pleasing end of human woe
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
On a young Lady, who made away with herself, after losing 5000 l. over Night at Gaming.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
History seems to say that heretofore
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
On the new French Fashion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What makes you write at this odd rate
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
Mr. J. M. S.-- being catechiz'd on his own Epistle to Mr. Pope.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You say she's tall why true and what of that
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
On a very bulky Gentlewoman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold ambitious of the British bays
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since farce and tongueless pantomimes can charm
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
On the late Mrs. Oldfield.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vivitur ingenio once our motto was
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
On Players.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Acon and Leonilla Acon's mother
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
A Burlesque.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though beauteous Mira heaven deprives of sight
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
Upon a beautiful Lady who was blind.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well said Apollo still tis mine
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go fair example of untainted youth
Page No:
pp.109-110
Poem Title:
On the Monument of the Honourable Robert Digby, Esq and of his Sister, the Honourable Miss Mary Digby, in the Church of Sherborne in Dorsetshire, erected by their Father, the Right Honourable the Lord Digby.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now Priam's son thou mayst be mute
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
On receiving a Present of an Orange.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sons of industry learn hence to know
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
Epitaph for the Tomb of a Gentleman, who, from a small Beginning, improved his Fortune very considerably, and was very charitable to People in Distress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear to the wise and good dispraised by none
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
On Mr. Aikman, a Painter, who survived his Only Son a very short Time, and lies buried with him in the same Grave.
Attribution:
By the Author of Eurydice.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When nonsense triumphed witty Villiers rose
Page No:
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
The Contrast between the late Duke of Buckingham, and the Author of the Contrast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come hark to our ditty which shall not be long
Page No:
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
A Ballad on Nothing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No more vain mortals your vile thoughts pursue
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
Deus est.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
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First Line:
A pleasing form a firm yet cautious mind
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
On Sir William Trumbal, at East-Hamsted in Berkshire.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Dorset the grace of courts the muses pride
Page No:
pp.114-115
Poem Title:
On Charles, Earl of Dorset, at Withyam in Sussex.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests a woman good without pretence
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Corbet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Withers rest thou bravest gentlest mind
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
On General Henry Withers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From this vain world where ills abound
Page No:
pp.116-117
Poem Title:
On Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This modest stone what few marbles can
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
On Mr. Elijah Fenton, Author of Mariamne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since I have wandered through the pleasing scenes
Page No:
pp.117-120
Poem Title:
Lanesborough-Park, a Poem; humbly inscrib'd to the Right Honourable the Earl of Burlington.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wyld of Otley.
Attributed To:
Mr. Wyld
First Line:
Here Sarum lies of late as wise
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a late R--t R--d Pr--te.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the prop and glory of his race
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
On Mr. Henry Dunch, Esq;
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Behold these monarch oaks that rise
Page No:
pp.122-123
Poem Title:
A Simile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I have no hopes the Duke he says and dies
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
Epigram on Bishop Atterbury's burying the Duke of Buckingham.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
When learned Travers reads m' illiterate lines
Page No:
pp.123-124
Poem Title:
On the Reverend Mr. Travers's perusing some Papers of Mr. Wyld's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Indulgent mothers are not more distressed
Page No:
pp.124-125
Poem Title:
To Mr. Johnson, who kept some Papers of Mr. Wyld's only lent to read.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Busby forbear to chide the child
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
The Stilts. A New Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
I have heard some bookish friends of mine oft say
Page No:
pp.125-127
Poem Title:
Epilogue to the Careless Husband, as spoke by Mrs. Furnival.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When an archangel shakes his vengeful hand
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
Epilogue to the Lady's Last Stake, spoke by Lady Gentle, at Spalding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The hardy stubborn foe at length
Page No:
pp.128-129
Poem Title:
On Miss Deborah singing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Belinda has ten thousand charms
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
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First Line:
What shall ungrateful bards refuse to praise
Page No:
pp.129-132
Poem Title:
An Essay on Beauty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ambition seeks for happiness abroad
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
Quod quaeris in Te est.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gracious disposer of all worldly things
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
On the Queen's Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pensive in shades Britannia's genius sat
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses on her late Majesty Queen Caroline.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under the sun is nothing new
Page No:
pp.134-136
Poem Title:
To the Arch-Deacon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As some poor traveller at close of day
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
An Epilogue, by Way of Thanks, humbly addressed to all my worthy Subscribers, by, Gentleman and Ladies, your most obedient, and most humble Servant, Jos. Yarrow.
Attribution:
Jos. Yarrow.
Attributed To:
Joseph Yarrow