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The muse's mirrour: being a collection of poems [vol 2] [T124632] [ecco]

DMI number:
1380
Publication Date:
1783
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T124632
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116313170
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
THE | [g]MUSE'S MIRROUR:[/g] | BEING A | COLLECTION OF POEMS, | Written by the following AUTHORS: | [three columns] [col 1] Mr. Pope | Swift | Churchill | Gray | Colman | Wilkes | Lloyd | Thornton | Garrick | Ansty | Jernyngham | C. Denis | Sheridan | Cumberland | Cunningham | Edmund Waller | Julius Mickle | Schomberg | J. Philips | Law. Sterne | Newell-Puddicombe | T. Vaughan [/col 1] | [col 2] Mr. Soam Jenyns | H. Kelly | Fowkes | Woty | Aaron Hill | Bryant Edwards | M'Millan | Cha. Crawford | Wm. Whitehead | Paul Whitehead | Evelyn Meadows | Dr. Parnell | Young | Goldsmith | Berkley | Langhorne | S. Johnson | Sheridan | Burton | Rev. Mr. Mason | Caswal | P. Stockdale [/col 2] | [col 3] Rev. Mr. Ogilvie | Nath. Lloyd | Lord Carlisle | Lyttelton | Palmerston | Sir. Tho. H. Williams | Alex. Schomberg | Hon. C. Townshend | Mr. Fitzpatrick | C. Fox | Mr. Erskine | Capt. Thompson | Rice | Lady M. W. Montague | Mrs Montague | Lady Craven | Mrs. Vaughan | Lennox | Greville | Miss Sally Carter | H. Moore | Aikin [/col 3] | [rule] | VOL. II. | [rule] | SECOND EDITION. | [rule] | LONDON: | Sold by J. DEBRETT, opposite Burlington House, Piccadilly; and | RICHARDSON and URQUHART, under the Royal Exchange. | M DCC LXXXIII.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Google books (NYPL) copy has Contents and Errata at end (pp. 273-[279]). This is lacking in ECCO (BL) copy.
Comments:
QUERY: ECCO copy (based on BL original) lacks title page; title page transcription has been taken from google books copy (based on NYPL original) Contents: Latin verse p. 233, 240.
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Title:
The muse's mirrour: being a collection of poems [vol 2] [N10300] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1778
ESTC No:
N10300
Volume:
2 of 2
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Title:
The muse's mirrour: being a collection of poems [vol I] [T124632] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1783
ESTC No:
T124632
Volume:
1 of 2
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Content/Publication
First Line:
In this dear George we both agree
Page No:
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
Washing Week. To Capt. George Thompson.
Attribution:
by Capt. E. Thompson, Kew, May 25, 1765.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
As late I strayed by Thames' translucent stream
Page No:
pp.4-6
Poem Title:
Albany. A Monody to the memory of a virtuous Youth, drowned in the Thames.
Attribution:
E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
Platonic love a pretty name
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
Platonic Love. A Jeu D'Esprit:
Attribution:
Amator
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah fortune wilt thou never smile
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
Ode.
Attribution:
Alexis.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though of detested death the form you wear
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[In Somnum. From the Poemata Anglorum. ('Somne levis! quanquam certissimo mortis imago')] Imitated.
Attribution:
R. B.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twixt Death and Schomberg the other day
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
Death and the Doctor...To Dr. Schomberg, of Bath.
Attribution:
By P. W. Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Historians from Norway their wonders have told
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
The Torpid Lover. A new Ballad.
Attribution:
By Miss E. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By sacred eloquence the pulpit strives
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On seeing Mr. Foote's Play of the Cozeners.
Attribution:
T. L.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Over the proud tomb let martial banners wave
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
Epitaph in a Country Church-yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When favourite bodies sleep within their graves
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
On seeing Mr. Garrick every night at the Theatre.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are we to credit the report
Page No:
pp.16-19
Poem Title:
On a much talk'd of Marriage. To Miss --, of -- --.
Attribution:
O. P. Q.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Within this lone dismantled bower
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Reflection. An Elegy.
Attribution:
Benevolus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be hushed ye sweet birds and forbear your shrill note
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
A Sonnet. On seeing Delia asleep.
Attribution:
J. C.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O mighty fame
Page No:
pp.23-27
Poem Title:
Fame: An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How sweet a torment tis to love
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
Love. A Jeu D'Esprit.
Attribution:
T. W. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweetest warbler of the wood
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
Ode to the Lark.
Attribution:
By the Author of the Cave of Morar.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou bed in which I first began
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
Address of the Author to his Bed.
Attribution:
R. B.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Miss Billy shines in low grimace
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
On a Fribble, who mimick'd the Ladies.
Attribution:
H. I.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seest thou that monument there Waller lies
Page No:
p.33-43 [i.e. 34]
Poem Title:
Verses, Written upon the Wall of an Inn, opposite the Church-Yard, at Beaconsfield.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When daring Blood first planned to steal the crown
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
Epigram, On a Woman, in the Habit of a Priest, Stealing the George from Sir George Warren, At Court on the Queen's Birth Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If great Northumberland is laid in dust
Page No:
p.43 [i.e. 34]
Poem Title:
On Dryden's Bust being thrown down at the burial of the Dutchess of Northumberland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here sleeps what once was beauty once was grace
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On Abigail Drummond, daughter to Robert, Archbishop of York, who lived, alas! only 16 years; this last duty is paid her;
Attribution:
By Mr. Mason.
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
I lately thought no man alive
Page No:
pp.36-39
Poem Title:
A Jeu D'Esprit. To Sir Joshua Reynolds adn Co.
Attribution:
By the Dean of Derry.
Attributed To:
Thomas Barnard
First Line:
When first I saw thee Mahon at the play
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Lines address'd to Mrs Mahon
Attribution:
Geodle.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why what in the name of old Nick can he mean
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Written in America, on General Gage's fourth Paragraph against Immorality.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All you who set sail for the land of delight
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When her dear portrait was to A--r shown
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
An Epigram, On seeing Lady A----r's Picture
Attribution:
Kitty Carmine.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me the meaning you who can
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
Upon seeing Mr. Taylor's pictures of Bath, and hearing a Connoisseur swear that "they were finely painted for a Gentleman."
Attribution:
By Mr. Garrick.
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
To form a fair one all complete
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
An Accomplish'd Woman.
Attribution:
By Capt. R------
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why seems so dull the approach of spring
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Elegy on the death of the late Rev. E. K.
Attribution:
Amicus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes Polly tis at length to plain
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
An Ode, To Miss S---r, of York Buildings.
Attribution:
E. M.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blessed with a form of heavenly frame
Page No:
pp.48-54
Poem Title:
Epistle I. Lais. Aristaenetus to Philocalus.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Sheridan, and others.
Attributed To:
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
First Line:
In a snug little court as I stood the other day
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
Epistle II. The Pleasing Constraint.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Sheridan]
Attributed To:
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
First Line:
As Hippias the other day and I
Page No:
pp.57-61
Poem Title:
Epistle. IV. The Experiment. Philochorus to Polyaenus.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Sheridan]
Attributed To:
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
First Line:
Late as upon the rocky strand
Page No:
pp.61-64
Poem Title:
Epistle VII. The Disappointment. Cyrtion to Dictys.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A lady thus her maid addressed
Page No:
pp.62-67
Poem Title:
Epistle XI. The Artful Maid. Philostratus to Euagoras.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hither ye travellers who have known
Page No:
pp.67-74
Poem Title:
Epistle XII. The Enraptured Lover. Euhemerus to Leucippus.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fortune my friend I've often thought
Page No:
pp.74-80
Poem Title:
Epistle XIII. The Sagacious Doctor. Eutychobulus to Acestodorus.
Attribution:
By the same
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In secret pining thus I sighed
Page No:
pp.80-81
Poem Title:
Epistle XVI. The Bashful Lover. Lamprias to Philippides.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes she is cold oh how severely cold
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
Epistle XVII. The Haughty Beauty. Xenopeithes to Demaretus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Daughter of heaven aurora rise
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
Hymn to the Morning.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The melting strain bright maid give over
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
An Epigram, To Miss Polly Tempest, singing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The pang that wounds the tortured breast
Page No:
pp.86-78[i.e. 87]
Poem Title:
Amor vincit omnia, & nos cedamus amori. Virgil.
Attribution:
Reklawttaye.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To the god Janus shepherds raise a shrine
Page No:
p.78 [i.e. 87]-89
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Hymn to Janus, MDCCLXII. Written upon a supposition that her Majesty's Birth day was in the month of January.
Attribution:
J. Cunningham.
Attributed To:
John Cunningham
First Line:
From the grand tour through Paris Florence Rome
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
The Modern Traveller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Accept sweet maid each scene that Shakespeare drew
Page No:
pp.90-94
Poem Title:
Verses to a young LAdy with the New Edition of Shakespeare by Dr. Johnson and Mr. Steevens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To Richmond and Peterborough Matt gave his letters
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Long hast thou friend been absent from thy soil
Page No:
pp.95-101
Poem Title:
"Mr. Pope's welcome from Greece," a copy of verses written by Mr. Gay, upon Mr. Pope's having finished his translation of Homer's Iliad.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Hail bright invention by whose friendly aid
Page No:
pp.102-106
Poem Title:
Reflections on a Clean Shirt.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Undaunted chief to Britain dear
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
To General Conway on his being made Secretary of State.
Attribution:
F. -
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A strolling player as story tells
Page No:
pp.107-110
Poem Title:
The Strolling Player. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beaumont distinguished by the liberal mind
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
To M. Elie de Beaumont, Counsellor before the Parliament of Paris, on his generous defence of John Calas.
Attribution:
By Mr. Langhorne.
Attributed To:
John Langhorne
First Line:
Had paving London streets in taste
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
On the Scotch Pavement.
Attribution:
F--.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We now shall find the longitude
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
Epigram, On a Lady who was troubled with St. Vetus's dance.
Attribution:
T. Harrison.
Attributed To:
T. Harrison
First Line:
Pensive I lay even from the dead of night
Page No:
pp.113-114
Poem Title:
An Elegy on a Tallow Candle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy parents have desired me
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
Epitaph found in a Country Church Yard, on a Young Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No wonder that Daphne shunned Phoebus' embrace
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
Epigram on Miss ----, occasioned by her wearing patches.
Attribution:
G. Caswal.
Attributed To:
G. Caswal
First Line:
Since folly's sons usurped the throne
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
A Sonnet, Occasioned by the present encouragement of Operas.
Attribution:
J. N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah what a death of patrons in this age
Page No:
p.117
Poem Title:
On seeing Mr. Lloyd's Opera inscribed to Mr. Colman.
Attribution:
C. Churchill.
Attributed To:
Charles Churchill
First Line:
Hail black November in whose foggy rear
Page No:
p.117
Poem Title:
On the 30th November, being St. Andrew's day and the Birth-day of the Princess Dowager of Wales. 1765.
Attribution:
Florus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Welcome great prince unto this land
Page No:
pp.118-120
Poem Title:
To the Prince of Orange, 1677.
Attribution:
By Edmund Waller of Beaconsfield.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Be'st thou chaste or be'st thou fair
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
To the Lucretia of Witney.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nay Doll quoth Roger now you're caught
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Musarum Amicus
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though Chloe possesses a form
Page No:
pp.122-123
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By H. Kelly.
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
Now famed Martinico has crowned us with bays
Page No:
pp.123-124
Poem Title:
The Poetical Moralist.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Kelly]
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
Sad sickening scene creation's light
Page No:
pp.124-126
Poem Title:
A Thunder Storm.
Attribution:
J. Hope.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Would you engage the lovely fair
Page No:
pp.126-127
Poem Title:
To his Son
Attribution:
By the late Lord Chesterfield
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
What I am going to bequeath
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
The underwritten Lines are copied from the original Will of the late Nathaniel Lloyd Esq. who died a few weeks since his seat at Twickhenham, in Middlesex.
Attribution:
Nathaniel Lloyd
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lloyd
First Line:
The nymph I choose to make me blessed
Page No:
pp.129-131
Poem Title:
The Characteristics of a Good Wife.
Attribution:
Musarum Amicus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies my wife here let her lie
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
Epitaph intended by Mr. Dryden for his Wife.
Attribution:
Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail happy bride for thou art truly blessed
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
An Elegy on Mrs. Bowes.
Attribution:
By Lady M. W. Montagu.
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
Chloe her thoughts has so expressed
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
On Lady Mary Montague's Verses upon the death of Mrs. Bowes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though every one knows
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
The Answer to Lady Mary's Verses on Mrs. Bowes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me ye sons of Phoebus what is this
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
On Good Humour.
Attribution:
By the late Lord Lyttelton.
Attributed To:
George Lyttelton
First Line:
Resolved to visit far a distant friend
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
The Stagecoach. In imitation of Mr. Bourn's Usus Quadrigarum.
Attribution:
Ignavum Pecus.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With a mind quite at ease in the evening of life
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
Copy of a Will found in the house of an old Batchelor lately deceas'd
Attribution:
Liber.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When earth yawned wide to swallow ancient Rome
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Comparison between Felton and Curtius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lord have mercy on us all
Page No:
pp.139-143
Poem Title:
The Tim Whisky, A Journey to Oxford. To Capt. G. T. at Cave, 1765.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. T--n.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celestial maid receive this prayer
Page No:
pp.143-144
Poem Title:
Hymn. To Prosperity.
Attribution:
By Miss Sally Carter.
Attributed To:
Sally Carter
First Line:
When Orpheus touched the trembling string
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
Tunbridge Verses. To Miss Frederick singing and playing on the Harpsichord.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Fox.
Attributed To:
Charles James Fox
First Line:
Along the turfy heath cool blows the gale
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Morning Twilight. Written at the Season.
Attribution:
W. P.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Adieu my fair this hapless day
Page No:
pp.147-149
Poem Title:
The Parting: Le Partenza. From Metastasio.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft had I heard as if in fairy dream
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
Sonnet. To Mr. Warton, on his Poems.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come thou goddess fair and free
Page No:
pp.150-151
Poem Title:
Rhapsody to Taste, On seeing the Dutchess of Devonshire in full Dress.
Attribution:
By Lord C--.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With every hope a vessel sails away
Page No:
pp.152-153
Poem Title:
The following address to the Public was spoken by Mrs. Barry the first time she appeared on the Stage after the death of her Husband, and before the Tragedy of Douglas.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Garrick.
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
What swarms of crows in black array
Page No:
pp.153-154
Poem Title:
The following Poem was taken from an old Manuscript dated 1649. On seeing a large number of Crows flying about the highest part of the great Tower of York Minster.
Attribution:
Poco.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Vulcan husband to the queen of love
Page No:
pp.154-155
Poem Title:
Toasts. To Mrs. Lacy.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes sure tis here that pride that folly reigns
Page No:
pp.155-157
Poem Title:
The Censure of the World. An Elegy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye peers ye pimps by passion tossed
Page No:
pp.157-162
Poem Title:
The Contrast, a Vision. Addressed to Lord St--nl--y.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So you see by the papers at last my boy Ned
Page No:
pp.162-164
Poem Title:
An Epistle from a Midshipman in the Navy to his Messmate, on the Admiralty order for the alteration of the Captain's Uniform
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hence sheepish diffidence
Page No:
pp.164-171
Poem Title:
The Garrulous Man, A Parody upon L'Allegro of Milton, Addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Miller.
Attribution:
By Mr. Schomberg Jun.
Attributed To:
Ralph Schomberg
First Line:
Ye classics pray talk not of beauties of yore
Page No:
pp.171-172
Poem Title:
The Nymph of the Hill. Inscribed to Miss Pierce, of Richmond.
Attribution:
Written by Capt. Thompson, and set to Musick by Mr. Hooke.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
As with affection fond a mother views
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
On Providence. From the Italian of Filicaia. "Qual Madre i figlii," &c. Translation.
Attribution:
S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Delia sat near Belmont's chair
Page No:
pp.174-175
Poem Title:
The Delicate Compliance.
Attribution:
By H. Kelly.
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
In heaven bright maid that bliss receive
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
Ode to Humanity.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Kelly]
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
The cloth removed twas ten at night
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
The Silent Conversation.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Kelly]
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
Though other bards whom genius warms
Page No:
pp.178-180
Poem Title:
Sally Hayes.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Kelly]
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
At day's early dawn a gay butterfly spied
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
The Rose and the Butterfly. A Fable, imitated from La Motte.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cunningham.
Attributed To:
John Cunningham
First Line:
Ye gods what a passion is love
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
Love prov'd Lunacy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thanks nice for thy treacherous arts
Page No:
pp.184-188
Poem Title:
Liberty: La Liberta. Newly translated from Metastasio.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All powerful fancy dear delusive maid
Page No:
pp.188-190
Poem Title:
To Fancy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How chill blows in autumn the gale
Page No:
pp.190-191
Poem Title:
The Red-Breast.
Attribution:
T. N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While over my head this laurel woven bower
Page No:
pp.192-196
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written in the Garden of a Friend.
Attribution:
By W. Mason, A. M.
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
In vain Maria do you strive
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
On seeing a faded Rose in a nosegay, worn by Mrs. B-- at Ranelagh.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Such havock of mortality
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
[Additional lines to the poem of the Ghost]
Attribution:
Mr. Charles Churchill
Attributed To:
Charles Churchill
First Line:
Whiffle who knows not Whiffle's name
Page No:
p.197
Poem Title:
Additional lines to the poem of the Ghost.
Attribution:
Mr Charles Churchill.
Attributed To:
Charles Churchill
First Line:
Poet renowned in every age
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
[Written and translated by Mr. Garrick, upon Mr. Jennings declaring an intention to give an edition of Shakespeare. In Shakespearium. ('Felix poeta in oevo proximo')] Imitated.
Attribution:
by Mr. Garrick
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
Woty of Comus long the favourite guest
Page No:
pp.198-199
Poem Title:
Lines inscribed to Capt. E. Thompson, and Mr. W. Woty
Attribution:
by the Rev. Mr. Percival Stockdale.
Attributed To:
Percival Stockdale
First Line:
Tis strange cries Eugenio that Roscius the great
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
The Wonder: An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If sensibility absorbed in woe
Page No:
pp.200-211
Poem Title:
An Elegy; Occasioned by the death of a Lady's Linnet.
Attribution:
By Mr. Percival Stockdale.
Attributed To:
Percival Stockdale
First Line:
Gentle tender beauteous belle
Page No:
pp.211-212
Poem Title:
From a Sailor on ship-board, to his Mistress. Written in board the Bellona in January 1762.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The death of faithful Dobbin I deplore
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the death of Dobbin, the Butter-woman's Horse.
Attribution:
By Mr. Fowkes.
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes
First Line:
Her voice is as clear as the stream
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
A Female Character.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hic jacet England's glory wisdom wit
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
On Mr. Pitt being pensioned and becoming a Peer in 1761.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says a beau to a lady pray name if you can
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As long as tender sentiment shall please
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
Stanzas. Addressed to Mr. Jackson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah what a weary race my feet have run
Page No:
pp.217-218
Poem Title:
Ode to the River Lodon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Britannia was sick for a doctor they sent
Page No:
pp.218-219
Poem Title:
The State Quacks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Closely pent in thickset arbour
Page No:
pp.219-222
Poem Title:
Colin and Jenny: A Song.
Attribution:
By Miss E----, of Pittodry.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At thieves I bark at lovers wag my tail
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Wilkes.
Attributed To:
John Wilkes
First Line:
Adieu sweet bard to each fine feeling true
Page No:
p.223
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Dr. Goldsmith.
Attribution:
By W. Woty.
Attributed To:
William Woty
First Line:
Though love like a monkey had long played his tricks
Page No:
p.224
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By Hugh Kelly.
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
Fair Kitty beautiful and young
Page No:
p.225
Poem Title:
Extempore on the death of the Dutchess of Queensberry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wrapped in the shade where meditation lies
Page No:
pp.226-230
Poem Title:
Meditation: An Elegy.
Attribution:
By Hugh Kelly.
Attributed To:
Hugh Kelly
First Line:
What friendly ray in pity dressed
Page No:
pp.230-231
Poem Title:
The Injured Husband. Said to be lately written by a man of fashion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When equal charms in different colours dressed
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
On two lovely and loving Sisters.
Attribution:
By Aaron Hill.
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
Hark the loud tuning horn bids the sportsman prepare
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
The Sportsman: A Sonnet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let ladies born to high estate
Page No:
pp.234-236
Poem Title:
Rhymes, with a present of Ribbands, to ----, of Cornwall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whence comes it that in Clara's face
Page No:
p.236
Poem Title:
The Rose and Lilly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the prop and glory of his race
Page No:
pp.237-238
Poem Title:
An Epitaph in the Church-yard at Newington, in Oxfordshire...Henry Dunch, Esq.
Attribution:
By Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Three lovely nymphs contending for the prize
Page No:
p.238
Poem Title:
The Rival Beauties. From Rufinus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When such the feelings of the human heart
Page No:
pp.239-240
Poem Title:
On the death of the Rev. Mr Eccles -- Author of "The Man of Feeling"---who was drowned in attempting to save a youth in the river in Dolmead.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Goddess over me diffuse thy influence
Page No:
pp.241-243
Poem Title:
Ode to Memory.
Attribution:
By W. Woty.
Attributed To:
William Woty
First Line:
Death since thy reign began could thou ever say
Page No:
p.244
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Lady Cocklaw.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yet still one bliss one glory I forbear
Page No:
pp.245-247
Poem Title:
Characters of Mr. Granville (Nephew to Lord Lansdowne) and of William Harrison, Esq.
Attribution:
from an epistle of Dr. Young's not yet inserted among his works.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
First Line:
Folly and ignorance by chance or fate
Page No:
p.248
Poem Title:
A Fable.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long on the stage thou playedst thy part
Page No:
p.248
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mr. Burton, Comedian.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
Tis past ah calm thy cares to rest
Page No:
pp.249-251
Poem Title:
The death of Alico, an African slave, condemned for rebellion, in Jamaica, 1762.
Attribution:
By Bryant Edwards, Esq. of Jamaica.
Attributed To:
Bryant Edwards
First Line:
O clear that cruel doubting brow
Page No:
pp.251-252
Poem Title:
Ode. To Miss ******
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Edwards]
Attributed To:
Bryant Edwards
First Line:
Beneath lies interred
Page No:
pp.252-253
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a dead Parrot thrown down a Necessary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Homer has sung to a very fine tune-o
Page No:
pp.253-254
Poem Title:
To a Lady who lately published in the News-papers a poem of Miss Carter's, pretending it to be her own.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While nature slumbers in the shade
Page No:
pp.254-257
Poem Title:
Karn-Brae, a Druid Ode.
Attribution:
By J. W*****t.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well I remember on that crowded day
Page No:
p.257
Poem Title:
Upon the largest Jewel's dropping out of his Majesty's Crown on his Coronation.
Attribution:
N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail lovely babe pure as thy natal morn
Page No:
p.258
Poem Title:
A little Monody. To the memory of a natural child which died a few days after the birth---Oct. 13, 1772.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
Upon a wild and thymy heath
Page No:
p.259
Poem Title:
The Lass of Tylgarsely. Inscribed to Mrs. Lacey, 1775.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Look round thee man observe the planets roll
Page No:
p.260
Poem Title:
Ordo mundi probat Deum. The order of the world proves that there is a God.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Clara I yield deserved contempt I meet
Page No:
p.261
Poem Title:
Lines Addressed To A Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of thy betters say nothing ill
Page No:
p.262
Poem Title:
The following is a Monkish distich, found somewhere in an old Abbey
Attribution:
Translated by Dr. Burton, late headmaster fo Winchester College.
Attributed To:
Dr. Burton
First Line:
Whoever thou art by fate or fortune led
Page No:
p.262
Poem Title:
To the memory of Mrs. Deborah Thompson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A quarrel once as story goes
Page No:
pp.263-267
Poem Title:
The Miracle: a true Tale.
Attribution:
By C. Denis.
Attributed To:
Charles Denis
First Line:
Whether sailor or not for a moment avast
Page No:
p.267
Poem Title:
Epitaph to the memory of Capt. Thomas Male, who died on the Coast of Guinea in 1771, a gallant Sea Officer, and an honest man.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
Still let my Hurd a smile of candour lend
Page No:
p.268
Poem Title:
To the Right Rev. the Bishop of Litchfield and Coventry, Preceptor to the Prince of Wales and Bishop of Osnaburg.
Attribution:
Sonnet by the Author of Caractus. (Accompanying that Poem.) // W. Mason.
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Beneath this stone Charles Denis lies
Page No:
p.269
Poem Title:
Epitaph to the memory of Mr. Charles Denis---author of a Volume of Fables, and many ingenious translations of Fontain
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson, June 1772.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
What turned of fifty and endeavour
Page No:
pp.270-271
Poem Title:
To Lesbia. Imitated from Rosseau.
Attribution:
By Mr. C. Denis.
Attributed To:
Charles Denis
First Line:
Hail silver moon whose cheerful radiance warms
Page No:
p.271
Poem Title:
An Impromptu. Walking by Moonlight.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While pompous monuments adorn these tombs
Page No:
p.272
Poem Title:
To the memory of the celebrated Henry Fielding, who is interred without a monumental stone in the Factory burial ground at Lisbon, round which is planted many Cypress Trees.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson