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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. XII. For December. [T146608]

DMI number:
1104
Publication Date:
1763
Volume Number:
12 of 12
ESTC number:
T146608 [vol XII]
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113915607
Full Title:
THE | POETICAL CALENDAR. | CONTAINING | A COLLECTION | Of scarce and valuable | PIECES OF POETRY: | With Variety of | ORIGINALS AND TRANSLATIONS, | BY THE MOST EMINENT HANDS. | Written and Selected | By FRANCIS FAWKES, M. A. | And WILLIAM WOTY. | IN TWELVE VOLUMES. | LONDON: | Printed by DRYDEN LEACH; | For J. COOTE, at the King's Arms, in Pater-noster-Row. | MDCCLXIII.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse and Periodical miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
NOTE: ECCO copy has smudge p. 61. Please check wording of first line! Contents: pp. 34, 36: Latin verse "Ad Ornatissimam Puellam. By Dr. Lowth." [translated pp. 35, 37.] p. 107, pp. 108-112: Prose account of the life of William Collins pp. 113-120: General Index to all 12 volumes
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The Poetical Calendar. Containing a collection of scarce and valuable pieces of poetry: With variety of originals and translations, by the most eminent hands. [T146608]
Publication Date:
1763
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T146608 [vol I]
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1 of 12
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1763
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T146608 [vol II]
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2 of 12
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1763
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T146608 [vol VI]
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6 of 12
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1763
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T146608 [vol VII]
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7 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. X. For October. [T146608]
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1763
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T146608 [vol X]
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10 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. XI. For November. [T146608]
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1763
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T146608 [vol XI]
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11 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. III. For March. [T146608] [gb]
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1763
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T146608 [vol III]
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3 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. IV. For April. [T146608] [gb]
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1763
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T146608 [vol IV]
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4 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. IX. For September. [T146608] [gb]
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1763
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T146608 [vol IX]
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9 of 12
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The Poetical Calendar. Vol. V. For May. [T146608] [gb]
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1763
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T146608 [vol V]
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5 of 12
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Printer:
Dryden II Leach
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Absolute (100%)
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Editor:
Francis Fawkes
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Publisher:
John Coote
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Editor:
William Woty
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Last of all the months severest of them all
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
December.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From mountains of eternal snow
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
Ode to Winter.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Cambridge.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What though thou comest in sable mantle clad
Page No:
pp.5-7
Poem Title:
To Winter.
Attribution:
By Mr. Woty.
Attributed To:
William Woty
First Line:
Hail eldest of the monthly train
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
On the Fifth of December, Being the Birth-Day of a Beautiful Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The festive roar of laughter the warm glow
Page No:
pp.9-19
Poem Title:
Death. A Poem.
Attribution:
By the Late Charles Emily, Esq.
Attributed To:
Charles Emily
First Line:
Thy justice heavenly king and that great day
Page No:
pp.20-30
Poem Title:
The Day of Judgement.
Attribution:
By R. Glynn, M.D.
Attributed To:
Robert Glynn [later Clobery]
First Line:
Lo on yon promontory's pendent brow
Page No:
pp.31-33
Poem Title:
To Fame. An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No longer seek the needless aid
Page No:
pp.35, 37
Poem Title:
The Same Translated. [i.e. Ad Ornatissimam Puellam.]
Attribution:
By William Duncombe, Esq.
Attributed To:
William Duncombe
Robert Lowth
First Line:
So oft indulged the philosophic muse
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
The Faculties of the Soul, an Argument of Its Immortality.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. William Duncombe, Esq.]
Attributed To:
William Duncombe
First Line:
The active soul by which man lives and moves
Page No:
pp.39-42
Poem Title:
The Faculties of the Soul.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who reads Lost Paradise the fall
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Dr. Samuel Barrow's Latin Verses, Prefixed to Milton's Paradise Lost, Translated.
Attribution:
By the Same. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
William Duncombe
First Line:
Prelate whose steady hand and watchful eye
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Sonnet to His Grace Tho. Herring, Archbishop of Canterbury.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Edwards.
Attributed To:
Thomas Edwards
First Line:
O take o keep me ever blessed domains
Page No:
pp.46-52
Poem Title:
An Epistle of M. de Voltaire, Upon His Arrival at His Estate Near the Lake of Geneva, in March, MDCCLV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The deeds of discord or in prose or in rhyme
Page No:
pp.53-59
Poem Title:
Concord.
Attribution:
By James Harris, Esq.
Attributed To:
James Harris
First Line:
Stripped to the naked soul escaped from clay
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
To the Author of a Panegyric on Mrs. Grace Butler, Who Died Aged LXXXVI.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Here shunning idleness at once and praise
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
Inscription on a Grotto of Shells at Crux-Easton, the Work of Nine Young Ladies.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Pope.]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
What are the falling rills the pendent shades
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Verses by Mr. Pope, on Reading a Poem, Entitled "A Fit of the Spleen," by Dr. Ibbott*.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
With no poetic ardour fired
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
Verses Left By Mr. Pope, on his Lying in the Same Bed Which Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, Used at Atterbury, a Seat of the Duke of Argyle's, in Oxfordshire, July IX, MDCCXXXIX.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Mindless of fate in these low vile abodes
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
To His Grace the Duke of Argyle, Upon Reading the Preamble to the Patent Creating Him Duke of Greenwich.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. Pope]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hail bright eyed harbinger of sacred light
Page No:
pp.65-68
Poem Title:
A Morning Elegy*.
Attribution:
By Mr. Abr. Portal [see note]
Attributed To:
Abraham Portal
First Line:
Welcome thou sober evening calm and grey
Page No:
pp.69-72
Poem Title:
An Evening Elegy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Abr. Portal [see note]
Attributed To:
Abraham Portal
First Line:
Friendship how sweet how comely dost thou seem
Page No:
pp.72-74
Poem Title:
Friendship. Attempted After the Manner of Cowley.
Attribution:
By Mr. Abr. Portal [see note]
Attributed To:
Abraham Portal
First Line:
O could my muse with gentle Gay
Page No:
pp.75-80
Poem Title:
Eliza's Wedding-Day. An Eclogue.
Attribution:
By Mr. Abr. Portal [see note]
Attributed To:
Abraham Portal
First Line:
Ladies the ends for which we meet tonight
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Prologue.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair crystal fount whose peaceful bed
Page No:
pp.83-84
Poem Title:
Pompilia. An Ode.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Get along sir I hate you that's flat
Page No:
pp.84-85
Poem Title:
A Dialogue, Between a Gentleman and a Lady, at a Ball at Croydon.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whenever superior force defies
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
An Apology for Running Away.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
And must thou leave us Nancy
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
Song to a Tune in The Parting Lovers.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me where the weakness lies
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Time flies Nannette to seal our doom
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
To Nannette.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam to you since fortune proves so kind
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
To a Lady, on Her Obtaining a Prize in the Lottery.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here doomed the sabbath of the grave to keep
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Epitaph on an Infant.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One summer's day invited by the shade
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
Written at Venlo During the Late War: on a Beautiful Child Being Killed by the Fall of a Stone from the Steeple.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On Edward's brow no laurels cast a shade
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
An Inscription Designed for the Statue of Edward the Sixth in St. Thomas's Hospital.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When fierce Bellona doubtful held the scale
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
The Death of Otho.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Detested deed what rites shall purge the land
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
On a Late Parricide.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Latian dame a prison's nightly guest
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
The Roman Charity, in Contrast to the Foregoing. [i.e. "On a Late Parricide"]
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cassandra from her spark received
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
Epigram.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Ayres subpoenaed to the grave
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
Another. [i.e. another epigram]
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death by a conduct strange and new
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
On One Who Died of the Hyp.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a man behold what faith can do
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Man who Died Suddenly at Church.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On wings of winds his journey Rumor sped
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
Epigram on the False Report of Mrs. H___y's Death.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That power supreme who taught me first to breathe
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
Epitaph Intended for My Own Tomb-Stone.
Attribution:
By E.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shall foreign lands for Pomfret wake the lyre
Page No:
pp.97-101
Poem Title:
Gratitude. A Poem.
Attribution:
By William Thompson, M.A. Late Fellow of Queen's College.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O night dark night wrapped round with Stygian gloom
Page No:
pp.102-103
Poem Title:
More Night Thoughts.
Attribution:
By Mr. W.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
In yonder grove a druid lies
Page No:
pp.104-106
Poem Title:
Ode on the Death of Mr. James Thomson.
Attribution:
By Mr. William Collins*
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
A bard there dwelt more fat than bard beseems
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lord L____ [see note]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cease fair Aurelia cease to mourn
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
To Miss Aurelia C____r, on her Weeping at her Sister's Wedding
Attribution:
[William Collins]
Attributed To:
William Collins