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The Phoenix Nest [S101929]

DMI number:
1741
Publication Date:
1593
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
S101929
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:99837732
Shelfmark:
EEBO
Full Title:
The Phoenix Nest. Built up with the most rare and refined works of Noble men, worthy Knights, gallant gentlemen, Masters of the Arts, and brave scholars. Full of variety, excellent invention and singular delight. Never before this time published.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 16th century verse and Collection of literary verse
Format:
Quarto
Comments:
VMO FULL TEXT: http://versemiscellaniesonline.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/texts/phoenix-nest/index/
Content/Publication
First Line:
Leicester he liv'd of all the world admir'd
Page No:
sig. A4v.
Poem Title:
No title
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As then no wind at all there blew
Page No:
pp. 1-8; sig. B1r-B4v.
Poem Title:
An Elegy, or Friend's Passion, for his Astrophil. Written Upon the Death of the Right Honourable Sir Philip Sidney Knight, Lord Governor of Flushing'
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To praise thy life or wail thy worthy death
Page No:
pp. 8-10; sig. B4v-C1v.
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon the Right Honourable Sir Philip Sidney Knight: Lord Governor of Flushing
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Silence augmenteth grief writing increaseth rage
Page No:
pp. 10-11; sig. C1v-C2r
Poem Title:
Another of the Same. Excellently written by a most worthy gentleman.
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The noble Romans whilom wonted were
Page No:
pp. 12-15; sig. C2v-C4r.
Poem Title:
The Praise of Chastity. Wherein is set forth by way of comparison, how great is the conquest over our affections by G.P. Master of Arts.
Attribution:
G.P. Master of Arts
Attributed To:
George Peele
First Line:
Sweet fellow whom I swear such sure affected love
Page No:
p. 21; sig. D3r.
Poem Title:
The Preamble to N.B. His Garden plot.
Attribution:
N.B.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Breton [Britton]
First Line:
My garden ground of grief where self wills seeds are sown
Page No:
pp. 21-23; sig. D3r-D4r.
Poem Title:
A Strange description of a rare Garden plot, Written by N.B. Gent.
Attribution:
N.B. Gent.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Breton [Britton]
First Line:
In Orchard grounds where store of fruit trees grew
Page No:
pp. 23-27; sig. D4r-E2r.
Poem Title:
An excellent Dream of Ladies and their Riddles: by N.B. Gent.
Attribution:
N.B. Gent.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Breton [Britton]
First Line:
A Secret many years unseen
Page No:
pp. 28-30; sig. E2v-E4v. [E2v-E3v in EV]
Poem Title:
The Chess Play. Very aptly devised by N.B. Gent.
Attribution:
N.B. Gent.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Breton [Britton]
First Line:
The while we sleepe whereof may it proceed
Page No:
pp. 31-43; sig. E5r -G2r.
Poem Title:
A most rare, and excellent Dreame, learnedly set down by a worthy Gentleman, a brave Scholar, and M. of Arts in both Universities.
Attribution:
a worthy Gentleman, a brave Scholar, and M. of Arts in both Universities.
Attributed To:
Robert Greene
Nicholas Bretton
First Line:
Weep you my lines for sorrow whilst I write
Page No:
pp. 44-46; sig. G2v-G3v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Muses help me sorrow swarmeth
Page No:
pp. 46-49; sig. G3v-H1r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Strive no more
Page No:
p. 49; sig. H1r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Of ceaseless thoughts my mind hath fram'd his wings
Page No:
pp. 49-50; sig. H1r-H1v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
When Pyrrha made her miracle of stones
Page No:
p. 50; sig. H1v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
All day I weep my weary woes
Page No:
p. 51; sig. H2r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
My frail and earthly bark by reasons guide
Page No:
p. 52; sig. H2v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Midst lasting griefs to have but short repose
Page No:
p. 52; sig. H2v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Oh woods unto your walks my body hies
Page No:
pp. 53-54; sig, H3r-H3v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Accursed be love and that trust his trains
Page No:
p. 54; sig. H3v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Now I find thy looks were fained
Page No:
pp. 54-55; sig. H3v-H4r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
The fatal star that at my birthday shined
Page No:
pp. 55-56; H4r-H4v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Fain to be content I bend myself to write
Page No:
pp. 57-58 ;I1r-I1v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Full fraught with unrecomptless sweet
Page No:
pp. 58-59; I1v-I2r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Like desert woods with darksome shades obscured
Page No:
p. 59; sig. I2r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
For pity pretty eyes surcease
Page No:
pp. 59-60 ; sig. I2r-I2v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
My bonnie lass thine eye
Page No:
pp. 60-61; sig. I2v-I3r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
T. L. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Lodge
First Line:
Alas my heart mine eye hath wronged thee
Page No:
pp. 61-62; sig. I3r-I3v.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What cunning can express
Page No:
pp. 62-63; sig. I3v-I4r.
Poem Title:
Excellent ditties of diverse kinds, and rare invention: written by sundry Gentlemen.
Attribution:
E.O.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come younglings come that seem to make such moan
Page No:
pp. 63-65; I4r-K1r.
Poem Title:
A most excellent passion set down by N.B. Gent.
Attribution:
N.B. Gent.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Breton [Britton]
First Line:
These lines I send by waves of woe
Page No:
pp. 65-66; K1r-K1v.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Sir W. H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Feed still thy self thou fondling with belief
Page No:
pp. 66-67; K1v-K2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My first born love unhappily conceived
Page No:
pp. 67-68; K2r-K2v.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The brainsick race that wanton youth ensues
Page No:
p. 68; K2v.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those eyes which set my fancy on a fire
Page No:
pp. 68-69; K2v-K3r.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Praised be Diana's fair and harmless light
Page No:
p. 69; sig. K3r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like to a hermit poor in place obscure
Page No:
pp. 69-70; sig. K3r-K3v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like truthless dreams so are my joys expired
Page No:
p. 70; sig. K3v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A secret murder hath been done of late
Page No:
pp. 70-71; K3v-K4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sought by the world and hath the world disdain'd
Page No:
p. 71; sig. K4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Her face Her tongue Her wit
Page No:
pp. 71-72; sig. K4r-K4v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Calling to mind mine eye long went about
Page No:
p. 72; sig. K4v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What else is hell but loss of blissful heaven
Page No:
pp. 73; L1r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Would I were chang'd into that golden shower
Page No:
pp. 73-74; sig. L1r-L1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who plucks thee down from high desire poor heart Care
Page No:
p. 74; sig. L1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those eyes that holds the hand of every heart
Page No:
pp. 74-75; sig. L1v-L2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who list to hear the sum of sorrow's state
Page No:
p. 75; sig. L2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As rare to hear as seldom to be seen
Page No:
pp. 75-76; sig. L2r-L2v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The time when first I fell in Love
Page No:
p. 76; sig. L2v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When day is gone and darkness come
Page No:
pp. 76-77; sig. L2v-L3r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though neither tears nor torments can be thought
Page No:
p. 77; sig. L3r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of thick and thin light heavy dark and clear
Page No:
pp. 77-78 ; sig. L3r-L3v
Poem Title:
A notable description of the World
Attribution:
W. S. Gent.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By wrack late driven on shore from Cupid's Crare
Page No:
pp. 78-79; sig. L3v-L4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The gentle season of the year
Page No:
pp. 79-80; sig. L4r-L4v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An eye the plot whereon Love sets his gin according to EV
Page No:
pp. 80-81; sig. L4v-M1r
Poem Title:
A Counterlove
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As joy of joys and never dying bliss
Page No:
pp. 81-82; sig. M1r-M1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Set me where Pheobus heat the flowers flayeth slayeth in EV
Page No:
p. 82; sig. M1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I saw the eyes that have my seeing bound
Page No:
pp. 82-83; sig. M1v-M2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Narcissus never by desire distressed
Page No:
p. 83; sig. M2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The firmament with golden stars adorned
Page No:
pp. 83-84; sig. M2r-M2v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cease restless thoughts surcharg'd with heaviness
Page No:
p. 84; sig. M3r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thinking upon the name by Love engraved
Page No:
pp. 84-85; sig. M3v-M4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O see my heart uncertain what effect
Page No:
p. 85; sig. M4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To make a truce sweet Mistress with your eyes
Page No:
pp. 85-86; sig. M4r-M4v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seeing those eyes that with the Sun contendeth
Page No:
pp. 86-87; sig. M4v-M5r [?]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To shun the death my rare and chosen jewel
Page No:
p. 87; sig. M5r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the woes my pensive heart endureth
Page No:
pp. 87-88; sig. M5r-M5v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Divide my times and rate my wretched hours
Page No:
pp. 88-90; sig. M5v-N1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now what is Love I pray thee tell
Page No:
pp. 90-91; sig. N1v-N2r
Poem Title:
A description of Love.
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A seeming friend yet enemy to rest
Page No:
p. 91; N2r
Poem Title:
A description of Jealousy.
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah poor Conceit delight is dead thy pleasant days are done
Page No:
p. 92; N2v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Short is my rest whose toil is overlong
Page No:
pp. 92-93; N2v-N3r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Virginity resembleth right the Rose
Page No:
pp. 93-94; N3r-N3v
Poem Title:
The praise of Virginity
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Night O jealous night repugnant to my pleasures
Page No:
p. 94; sig. N3v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet Violets Love's paradise that spread
Page No:
p. 95; sig. N4r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aurora now began to rise again
Page No:
pp. 95-97; N4r-O1r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
T.W. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Watson
First Line:
Away despair the death of hopeless hearts
Page No:
p. 98; sig. O1v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
T.W. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Watson
First Line:
I Hope and fear that for my weal or woe
Page No:
pp. 98-99; sig. O1v-O2r
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
T.W. Gent.
Attributed To:
Thomas Watson
First Line:
Sir painter are thy colours ready set
Page No:
pp. 99-100; sig. O2r-O2v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Pray thee Love say whither is this posting
Page No:
pp. 101-102; sig. O3r-O3v
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
None
Attributed To:
Not attributed