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A collection of poems on several occasions [T95169]

DMI number:
732
Publication Date:
1747
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T95169
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110209136
Shelfmark:
BL - 11626e.63
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | ON | SEVERAL OCCASIONS. | Written in the Last CENTURY | BY | [2 columns] [column 1] The Earl of ROCHESTER, | Sir ROBERT HOWARD, | Sir HENRY HUBBART, | [/column 1] [column 2] MR. WOLSELEY, | Mr. PRIOR, | Mr. DRYDEN, &c. &c. [/column 2] | [rule] | [Epigraph] | [rule] | Now first Publish'd by [i] R. Cross, [/i] | Prompter to the THEATRE-ROYAL | in [i] Drury-Lane. [/i] | [double rule] | [i] LONDON, [/i] | Printed: And are to be had of Mr. [i] Cross [/i] at his Lodg- | ings over-against the [i] Rose-Tavern [/i] in [i] Russel-street Covent- | Garden [/i] ; and of Mr. [i] Dodsley [/i] in Pall-Mall [/i]. | [short rule] | M DCC XLVII.
Epigraph:
[i] Sunt bona, sunt quaedam mediocria, sunt mala plura | Quae legis hic, aliter non fit, Avite, Liber. [/i] | MART.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[2] [i]-x, [xi]-[xvi], [1]-174, 177-192 pp. (80 mispaginated 83).
Bibliographic details:
Half-title: [Ornamental rule] | A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | ON | SEVERAL OCCASIONS. | [Ornamental rule] Separate title page (for group of poems), p.172: [ornamental rule] THE FOLLOWING | PIECES | Were all Written within these Ten YEARS, | AND | NOW PUBLISH'D by Consent of the | AUTHORS. | [ornamental rule] Pagination: pp. 176-7 missing but text is continuous.
Comments:
Query: double check what's going on with the pagination - are two pages missing, or is 176 simply misnumbered 174?
Other matter:
Preface, pp.[v]-x; Contents page, pp.[xi]-[xvi].
References:
Case 455
Related People
Editor:
Richard Cross
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Sold by:
Robert Dodsley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
To God give glory as he does command
Page No:
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
Advice.
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Not attributed
First Line:
You say tis love creates the pain
Page No:
pp.5-7
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Dialogue.
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First Line:
As that soft wool which Tyrian purple stains
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pp.7-9
Poem Title:
To a Lady
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Not attributed
First Line:
How wise and happy are we grown of late
Page No:
pp.10-37
Poem Title:
The Protestant Satire: Or Some Reason, not all Rhyme. In Return to Mr. Bayes's Popish Libels written before the Death of the late King.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The sages of old
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
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First Line:
See how fair Corinna lies
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pp.40-41
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
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First Line:
Phillis talk no more of passion
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pp.42-43
Poem Title:
A Song
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First Line:
As on a summer's day
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pp.43-46
Poem Title:
A Ballad
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First Line:
Who the joys of Gloucestershire can describe
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pp.46-49
Poem Title:
Sandywell: A Ballad
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First Line:
Too weak are laws and edicts vain
Page No:
pp.50-56
Poem Title:
The Edict of Prato, in Italy. From Boccace.
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First Line:
Patron of verse O Halifax attend
Page No:
pp.56-60
Poem Title:
An Epistle To the Right Honourable Charles Lord Halifax. 1714.
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First Line:
Mercy O mercy conquering maid
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
A Song
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First Line:
Love you by all that's good I do
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pp.62-63
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
by Sir T---- S-----h
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First Line:
Come fill up your glasses until they run over
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
A drinking Song.
Attribution:
By the Late Earl of G--------n.
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First Line:
Fly swift ye hours make haste thou lazy sun
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
A Song
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First Line:
Dear Julian twice or thrice a year
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pp.65-70
Poem Title:
An Epistle
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First Line:
Since the united cunning of the stage
Page No:
pp.70-83 [i.e. 80]
Poem Title:
A Satyr.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Sir | all my endeavours all my hopes depend
Page No:
pp.83 [i.e 80] -93
Poem Title:
Satyr upon the Poets. In Imitation of the Seventh Satyr of Juvenal.
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First Line:
The fire of love in youthful blood
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
A Song
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First Line:
Arms and the man hold rash unthinking muse
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pp.94-95
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Marlborough.
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First Line:
Tis true on canvas none can trace
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pp.95-96
Poem Title:
On the Dutchess of Bolton's Picture, drawn unlike her.
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First Line:
Ye streams who murmuring seem to bear
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
A Song.
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First Line:
Chloe the wonder of her sex
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pp.97-98
Poem Title:
A Song.
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First Line:
How now pretty Phillis what no Queen of may
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
Answer to The Choir of bright Beauty.
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First Line:
Thyrsis unjustly you complain
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
A Song.
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First Line:
The sun through thickest clouds at last
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
A Song.
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First Line:
Celia forgive me my passion
Page No:
pp.100-101
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Soft god of sleep when thou dost seal
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
by Mr. Nash
Attributed To:
Thomas Nashe
First Line:
Sylvia methinks you are unfit
Page No:
p.102-103
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Brave youths who with your handsome sweethearts lie
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
The Bellman
Attribution:
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First Line:
All she says and does I weigh
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Mr. Worsley
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Not attributed
First Line:
When absent I from Phillis am
Page No:
pp.105-106
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Sir H. H.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Foul leprosy or worse disease
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
A Prophecy on Beauty
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First Line:
Be kind my dear Chloe let's kiss and let's love
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
By a Gentleman obliged by his Mistress to adapt Verses to the following Rhymes.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman
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First Line:
If injured monarchs may their cause explore
Page No:
pp.109-111
Poem Title:
A Conference between K. J---s and K. W---m at the River Boyne.
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First Line:
Let England rejoice with heart and with voice
Page No:
pp.112-115
Poem Title:
A Song. To the Tune of Packinton's Pound.
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First Line:
From coachmen and from chairmen free
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pp.116-117
Poem Title:
Answer. The Worcester Life.
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First Line:
From envy and ambition free
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
The Indolent Swain.
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First Line:
Frankin why would'st thou die
Page No:
pp.117-119
Poem Title:
A Song of Secretary Coke, Occasion'd by the Death of Lord Francis Villiers.To an Irish Tune or Howl.
Attribution:
Secretary Coke.
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Not attributed
First Line:
She is not the fairest of her name
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
A Song of Secretary Coke.
Attribution:
Secretary Coke
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First Line:
Not your eyes Milana move me
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Chloe brisk and gay appears
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Tell me mistaken friend where will you find
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
The Question Answer'd.
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First Line:
To Essex fill the sprightly wine
Page No:
pp.125-126
Poem Title:
The Toasts.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Though fortune and love may be deities still
Page No:
pp.126-127
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
I sing of a duel in Epsom befell
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
The Epsom Duel.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When Phebe did from England fly
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
A Satyr.
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First Line:
Sir | Among the swains who happy wishes send
Page No:
pp.130-132
Poem Title:
To the most Worthy and Generous William Brownlow, Esq; An Epihthalmium.
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First Line:
That nauseous ----- would for France
Page No:
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
The Wish
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First Line:
Now curses on that wretch that dares blaspheme
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
Occasion'd by the foregoing Wish.
Attribution:
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First Line:
No more will I my passion hide
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
by Mr. Woorsley
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
First Line:
To the brook and the willow that heard him complain
Page No:
pp.136-139
Poem Title:
A Song. In Imitation of Shakespear's A poor Soul &c. in Othello.
Attribution:
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First Line:
How can they taste of joys or grief
Page No:
pp.140-141
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Do not most fragrant earl disclaim
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
Imitation Of the Fourth Ode, Second Book of Horace. Lord G---- to the Earl of S----.
Attribution:
Lord G----
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Not attributed
First Line:
The young Melania soft as infants tears
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
The Tender Maid.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When first bright Maria's charms
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Come Celia let us agree at last
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Room for the pink of starched civility
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
A Fragment.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Well hardy J---s thy ill-luck's strangely great
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
A downright, plain, English Truth, By Way of Answer to a Malicious Satyr.
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First Line:
Twould discover her name if the fair one that charms
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
A Rebus.
Attribution:
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First Line:
O ye who are secure of your own salvation
Page No:
pp.151-152
Poem Title:
Epitaph on F---- S---d, Esq.
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First Line:
She assigned me a grove and now a sheet
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
Another on the Lady that brought this Sheet.
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First Line:
What is sifted from wheat and the Spaniard's great name
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Stop passenger
Page No:
pp.152-153
Poem Title:
Mock Epitaph
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First Line:
Tis now since I sat down before
Page No:
pp.154-156
Poem Title:
Ode. To the Lady L-----
Attribution:
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First Line:
To be dead drunk with stum that's brewed by art
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
Parody on Mr. Pope's Prologue to Cato. A Fragment.
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First Line:
As fair Lucretia pensive walked alone
Page No:
pp.161-171
Poem Title:
Britannia's Loss, Or General Mourning.
Attribution:
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First Line:
What though in Celia's form is seen
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cross.
Attributed To:
Richard Cross
First Line:
How comes it doctor you are grown a jest
Page No:
pp.174-177
Poem Title:
Advice to a Parson who was angry with some Ladies, for reporting he was in Love.
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First Line:
Born to instruct just always and sincere
Page No:
pp.178-179
Poem Title:
A Riddle.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Cupid forbear nor let thy fatal dart
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
In vain dear Chloe you strive to conceal
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
To a Lady who endeavour'd to conceal her Love.
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First Line:
Your late misfortune willing I'd deplore
Page No:
pp.181-182
Poem Title:
To a Gentleman who had been Bit by his Dog.
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First Line:
All gloomy thoughts and pining care
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
Ode Imitated from Horace.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Sit down tis a scandal for Christians to fight
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p.183
Poem Title:
Imitated from Horace.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e. Gentleman of Oxford.]
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First Line:
If gold could give us ease in pain
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
Imitated from Anacreon.
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First Line:
If you those epigrams commend
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p.185
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford.
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First Line:
Medicines in vain you on your friend bestow
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
Epigram ... On a certain Empirick and Scribler.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Lollius with head bent back and close shut eyes
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p.186
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford.
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First Line:
One Sunday morn in blithsom May
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pp.186-188
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same. [i.e. Gentleman of Oxford]
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First Line:
A thousand charms if Lesbia boast
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Long since the muses have been taught to raise
Page No:
pp.190-192
Poem Title:
Verse in Praise of the Tooth-ach. Wrote at the Command of a young Lady who cur'd the Author of a Fit of it.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman of Oxford.
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Not attributed