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The new paradise of dainty devices: consisting of original poems, by different hands. [T101992] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1324
Publication Date:
1777
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T101992
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116282550
Shelfmark:
ECCO - nearest copy is in Bodleian Library.
Full Title:
THE | NEW PARADISE | OF | DAINTY DEVICES: | CONSISTING OF | ORIGINAL POEMS. | BY DIFFERENT HANDS. | [epigraph] | LONDON: | PRINTED FOR J. ALMON, OPPOSITE BURLINGTON-HOUSE, | PICCADILLY. | 1777.
Epigraph:
----placidis coeant immitia --- | Serpentes avibus geminentur, tigribus agni. HORACE.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Quarto
Price:
Two Shillings and Sixpence.
Bibliographic details:
Cancel title page: 'NEW PARADISE | OF | DAINTY DEVICES. | [Price Two Shillings and Sixpence.]
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: contents [2 unnumbered pages]
Content/Publication
First Line:
Awake my muse awake and speak
Page No:
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
Ode to the ----
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The stealing hand of slowly creeping time
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pp.6-8
Poem Title:
The Chelsea Pensioner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
God bless John Calf whom cruel death
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
Imitation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Husbands are such provoking fellows
Page No:
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When through the terrors of the stormy sea
Page No:
pp.[12]-14
Poem Title:
Ancient and Modern Music Compared; and their respective Effects.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Twas in the time of elves and fays
Page No:
pp.15-26
Poem Title:
The Wife of Bath's Tale. From Chaucer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poor Jenny having been beguiled
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pp.27-28
Poem Title:
Sister Jane. A Tale. From La Fontaine.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Prithee sweet fair one why so coy
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Ye chosen few of seoft eyed pity's train
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
For gentle Grizel is my heart forlorn
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
The Death of Patient Grizel, and Advice to the Ladies, being the Sequel of Chaucer's Clerk's Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thomas and Ned were noble fellows
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
The Friends. A Tale. From La Fontaine.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Great Jove as ancient poets tell us
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pp.35-42
Poem Title:
The Guniad. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O thou who erst from Baii's smoking plain
Page No:
pp.43-47
Poem Title:
Bath: its Beauties and Amusements.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
The chapel bell with hollow mournful sound
Page No:
pp.48-53
Poem Title:
Elegy written in a College Library.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Of vice or virtue void here rests a man
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
Attribution:
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Not attributed