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The second part of miscellany poems [N70161]

DMI number:
126
Aliases
Dryden/Tonson Miscellany Poems. Volume 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1716
Volume Number:
2 of 6
ESTC number:
N70161
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW117073451
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 18
Full Title:
The SECOND PART of | Miscellany Poems. | Containing Variety of New | TRANSLATIONS | OF THE | [i]ANCIENT POETS:[/i] | Together with Several | ORIGINAL POEMS. | [rule] | [i]By the Most Eminent Hands.[/i] | [rule] Publish'd by Mr. [i]DRYDEN.[/i] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | The FOURTH EDITION. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for JACOB TONSON at [i]Shakespear[/i]'s | [i]Head[/i] over-against [i]Katherine-Street[/i] in | the [i]Strand[/i]. M DCC XVI.
Epigraph:
---[i]Non deficit alter | Aureus; & simili frondescit virga metallo[/i] Virg.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
(not including plate) [10], [1]-396 (348 misnumbered 344; 369 misnumbered 269)
Bibliographic details:
Plate facing titlepage; Second part of Absolom and Achitophel has separate titlepage; as do The Duel of the Stags and The Court Prospect.
Comments:
Contents: much altered from previous edition. Among the additions are a number of poems by Ben Jonson, together with a series of elegies on his death. Some items in Latin (pp. 148-9, Ben Jonson; pp. 289-305 (alternate pages) Latin translation of Chevy Chase; pp. 364-367)
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Contents (A3r-A6v).
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Volume:
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1716
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The third part of miscellany poems [N49205]
Publication Date:
1716
ESTC No:
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3 of 6
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Comments:
Related People
Editor:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Publish'd by Mr. Dryden'
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for JACOB TONSON at Shakespear's Head over-against Katherine-Street in the Strand.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
Since men like beasts each others prey were made
Page No:
pp.5-35
Poem Title:
The Second Part of Absalom and Achitophel.
Attribution:
Dryden and Tate's joint authorship described in address to the reader
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Nahum Tate
First Line:
Thus equal deaths are dealt and equal chance
Page No:
pp.38-44
Poem Title:
The entire Episode of Mezentius and Lausus, translated out of the Tenth Book of Virgil's Aeneids.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now night with sable wings the world overspread
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
The Speech of Venus to Vulcan
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Delight of human kind and gods above
Page No:
pp.46-48
Poem Title:
Lucretius. The Beginning of the First Book.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis pleasant safely to behold from shore
Page No:
pp.48-50
Poem Title:
Lucretius, The Beginning of the Second Book.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What has this bugbear death to frighten man
Page No:
pp.50-59
Poem Title:
Translation of the latter Part of the Third Book of Lucretius; against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus therefore he who feels the fiery dart
Page No:
pp.59-67
Poem Title:
Lucretius. The Fourth Book. Concerning the Nature of Love. ... Beginning at this Line, Sic igitur, Veneris qui telis accipit, ictum, &c.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The shepherd Paris bore the Spartan bride
Page No:
pp.68-72
Poem Title:
Daphnis. From Theocritus Idyll. 27.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus like a sailor by the tempest hurled
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
From Lucretius Book V.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Behold yon mountain's hoary height
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
Horace Lib. I. Ode 9.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Descended of an ancient line
Page No:
pp.74-77
Poem Title:
Horat. Ode 29. Book 3. Paraphras'd in Pindarique Verse; and inscrib'd to the Right Honourable Lawrence Earl of Rochester.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
How happy in his low degree
Page No:
pp.77-80
Poem Title:
From Horace, Epod. 2.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Fair royal maid permit a youth undone
Page No:
pp.80-82
Poem Title:
Bajazet to Gloriana, 1684.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blessed he that with a mighty hand
Page No:
pp.82-84
Poem Title:
On Content.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Margarita first possessed
Page No:
pp.84-86
Poem Title:
The Chronicle. A Ballad.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
A session was held the other day
Page No:
pp.87-90
Poem Title:
A Session of the Poets.
Attribution:
By Sir John Suckling
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Apollo concerned to see the transgressions
Page No:
pp.90-95
Poem Title:
The Session of the Poets. To the Tune of Cook-Lawrel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since the sons of the muses grew numerous and loud
Page No:
pp.96-98
Poem Title:
A Session of the Poets.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So dark the night was that old Charon
Page No:
pp.99-102
Poem Title:
News from Hell.
Attribution:
By Captain Alexander Radcliff
Attributed To:
Alexander Radcliffe
First Line:
Rat too rat too rat too rat tat too tat rat too
Page No:
pp.103-108
Poem Title:
A Call to the Guard by a Drum.
Attribution:
By Captain Alexander Radcliffe
Attributed To:
Alexander Radcliffe
First Line:
While duns were knocking at my door
Page No:
pp.108-119
Poem Title:
The Ramble.
Attribution:
By Captain Alexander Radcliffe
Attributed To:
Alexander Radcliffe
First Line:
Twere folly if ever
Page No:
pp.119-122
Poem Title:
A New Song of the Times, 1683.
Attribution:
By the Honourable William Wharton
Attributed To:
William Wharton
First Line:
Yes fickle Cambridge Perkins found this true
Page No:
pp.122-123
Poem Title:
On the University of Cambridge's Burning the Duke of Monmouth's Picture, 1685. who was formerly their Chancellor. In Answer to this Question, ----Sed quid | Turba remi? sequitur fortunatum, ut semper, & odit----- | Damnatos.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stepney
Attributed To:
George Stepney
First Line:
Not all the threats or favours of a crown
Page No:
pp.123-127
Poem Title:
The Man of Honour ... Occasion'd by a Postscript of Pen's Letter.
Attribution:
Written by the Honourable Mr. Montague.
Attributed To:
Charles Montagu
First Line:
I spend my sad life in sighs and in cries
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
Song. To Caelia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No more on my knees to a beauty I'll sue
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Windsor Forest before war destroyed
Page No:
pp.133-140
Poem Title:
The Duel of the Stags.
Attribution:
Written by the Honourable Sir Robert Howard
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
Ranging the plain one summer's night
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The night her blackest sables wore
Page No:
pp.141-142
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cook lawrel would needs have the devil his guest
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
A Song, on the Devil's Arse of the Peak.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Drink to me only with thine eyes
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
Song. To Celia.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Good and great god can I not think of thee
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
To Heaven.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
To make the doubt clear that no woman's true
Page No:
pp.146-148
Poem Title:
An Elegy.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
As the fund of our pleasure let each pay his shot
Page No:
pp.149-151
Poem Title:
Rules for the Tavern Academy, &c.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Welcome all that lead or follow
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
Over the Door at the Entrance into the Apollo.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Of your trouble Ben to ease me
Page No:
pp.152-153
Poem Title:
Her Man described by her own Dictamen.
Attribution:
By Ben. Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
I love and he loves me again
Page No:
pp.153-154
Poem Title:
A Nymph's Passion.
Attribution:
By Ben Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Hylas the clear day boasts a glorious sun
Page No:
pp.155-163
Poem Title:
An Eclogue on the Death of Ben. Johnson, between Meliboeus and Hylas.
Attribution:
Written by the Earl of Falkland
Attributed To:
Lucius Cary
First Line:
I see that wreath which doth the wearer arm
Page No:
pp.163-164
Poem Title:
Upon Ben Johnson.
Attribution:
By Mr. Henry King
Attributed To:
Henry King
First Line:
As when the vestal hearth went out no fire
Page No:
pp.165-168
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Ben Johnson.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jasper Mayne
Attributed To:
Jasper Mayne
First Line:
Father of poets though thine own great day
Page No:
pp.168-173
Poem Title:
In Memory of the most Worthy Benjamin Johnson.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Cartwright
Attributed To:
William Cartwright
First Line:
On the bank of a river close under the shade
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
High state and honours to others impart
Page No:
pp.174-175
Poem Title:
An Ayre on a Ground.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That beauteous creature for whom I'm a lover
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The bright Laurinda whose hard fate
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A pox upon this needless scorn
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hark how the mower Damon sung
Page No:
pp.177-179
Poem Title:
Damon the Mower.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Think'st thou that this love can stand
Page No:
pp.179-180
Poem Title:
Ametas and Thestylis making Hay-ropes.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
Some Verses sent by a Friend to one who twice ventur'd his Carcase in Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a horse beneath this stone
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon a Stumbling-Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See Britons see one half before your eyes
Page No:
pp.183-184
Poem Title:
Prologue for Sir John Falstaff, rising slowly to soft Musick.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
First was the world as one great cymbal made
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
Musick's Empire.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
How vainly men themselves amaze
Page No:
pp.186-187
Poem Title:
The Garden.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Must poor lovers still be wooing
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lucinda by a secret art
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So pale Amintas do thy looks appear
Page No:
pp.189-191
Poem Title:
A Dialogue between Daphney and Amintas.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You I love by all that's true
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Humbly sheweth | Should you order Tom Brown
Page No:
pp.191-191
Poem Title:
To the Lords assembled in Council. The Petition of Tho. Brown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye vile traducers of the female kind
Page No:
pp.192-194
Poem Title:
The Confederates: Or, the first Happy Day of the Island Princess.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Harry canst thou find no subject fit
Page No:
pp.195-197
Poem Title:
A Letter from J. P. to Colonel H. occasion'd by the Colonel's two late Letters.
Attribution:
A Letter from J. P.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As fair Olinda sat beneath a shady tree
Page No:
pp.197-198
Poem Title:
Cure for Green Sickness, 1702.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A late expedition to Oxford was made
Page No:
pp.198-200
Poem Title:
On the Lord Lovelace's coming to Oxford from Glocester Goal in December, 1688.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fain would I Chloris ere I die
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sleep Adam sleep and take thy rest
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
Adam's Sleep
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nor com'st thou yet my slothful love nor yet
Page No:
pp.202-204
Poem Title:
Hero's Complaint to Leander.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What art thou love whence are those charms
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When I beheld the poet blind yet bold
Page No:
pp.205-206
Poem Title:
On Mr. Milton's Paradise Lost.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Would you know how we meet over our jolly full bowls
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
A New Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Climb at court for me that will
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
Senec. Tragoed. ex. Thyeste Chor. 2.
Attribution:
Translated by Andrew Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Talk Strephon no more of what's honest and just
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Today a mighty hero comes to warm
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
A Prologue design'd for Tamerlane, but never spoke.
Attribution:
Written by Dr. G---th
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Sicilian muse begin a loftier flight
Page No:
pp.209-212
Poem Title:
The Golden Age Restor'd. A Poem in Imitation of the fourth Pastoral of Virgil; suppos'd to have been taken from a Sibylline Prophecy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me Dorinda why so gay
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
On the Countess of D----r Mistress to King J--- II. 1680.
Attribution:
By the Earl of D-----
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Cease anxious world your fruitless pain
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Sir George Ethridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
In some kind dream upon her slumber steal
Page No:
pp.213-214
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Sir George Ethridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
How can they taste of joys or grief
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. John How
Attributed To:
John How
First Line:
Now scorching Sirius burnt the thirsty moors
Page No:
pp.215-219
Poem Title:
Part of Virgil's IVth Georgick.
Attribution:
By Mr. Creech
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
First Line:
Ah friend the posting years how fast they fly
Page No:
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
The Fourteenth Ode of the Second Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Goatherd the music of yon whistling pine
Page No:
pp.220-226
Poem Title:
The First Idyllium of Theocritus. Translated into English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are you grown lazy or does some disease
Page No:
pp.226-228
Poem Title:
The Reapers. The Tenth Idyllium of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Englished by Mr. William Bowles, of King's College in Cambridge
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Scarce three whole days my lovely youth had passed
Page No:
pp.228-230
Poem Title:
[Greek]. Or, the Twelfth Idyllium of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cupid the sliest rogue alive
Page No:
pp.230-231
Poem Title:
[Greek]: Or the Nineteenth Idyllium of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In a dark silent shady grove
Page No:
pp.231-232
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There on the extremest beach and farthest sand
Page No:
pp.232-235
Poem Title:
The Complaint of Ariadna. Out of Catullus.
Attribution:
By Mr William Bowles
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Proud Eunica when I advanced to kiss
Page No:
pp.236-237
Poem Title:
The Twentieth Idyllium of Theocritus.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Bowles
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Let's live my dearest Lesbia and love
Page No:
p.238
Poem Title:
To Lesbia. Out of Catullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Lesbia swears she would Catullus wed
Page No:
p.238
Poem Title:
To Lesbia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Winter's dissolved behold a world's new face
Page No:
pp.239-240
Poem Title:
The Seventh Ode of the Fourth Book of Horace.
Attribution:
By an unknown hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We must all live and we would all live well
Page No:
pp.240-241
Poem Title:
The Tenth Ode of the Second Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear friend for surely I may call him so
Page No:
pp.241-247
Poem Title:
The Eighteenth Epistle of the First Book.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Freedom is a real treasure
Page No:
p.248
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolseley
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
First Line:
When wits from sighing turn to railing
Page No:
p.248
Poem Title:
Answer'd.
Attribution:
by Mr. Wharton
Attributed To:
Mr. Wharton
First Line:
Why this talking still of dying
Page No:
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
Another Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I was at first a piece of fig tree wood
Page No:
pp.249-251
Poem Title:
The Eighth Satyr of the First Book of Horace.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stafford
Attributed To:
John Stafford
First Line:
Arise great monarch see the joyful day
Page No:
pp.251-252
Poem Title:
An Ode. Sung before King Charles II. on New-Years-Day.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Allestry
Attributed To:
Jacob Allestry
First Line:
Sylvia the fair in the bloom of fifteen
Page No:
p.253
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
On death and wounds Camilla looks with joy
Page No:
pp.254-259
Poem Title:
The Episode of the Death of Camilla. Translated out of the Eleventh Book of Virgil's Aeneids.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stafford
Attributed To:
John Stafford
First Line:
What ail'st thou oh thou trembling thing
Page No:
pp.259-261
Poem Title:
To my Heart.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What should I ask my friend which best would be
Page No:
qu
Poem Title:
Cato's Answer to Labienus, when he advis'd him to Consult the Oracle of Jupiter Ammon. Being a Paraphrastical Translation of part of the Ninth Book of Lucan, beginning at - Quid quaeri, Labiene, jubes, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolseley
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
First Line:
Sir | As once a twelve month to the priest
Page No:
pp.263-268
Poem Title:
A Letter to Sir Fleetwood Shepherd.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pryor
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Let equipage and dress despair
Page No:
pp.268-269
Poem Title:
Song of Basset.
Attribution:
By Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
To that prodigious height of vice we're grown
Page No:
pp.269-272
Poem Title:
A Prologue to Satyr.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me gentle Strephon why
Page No:
pp.272-273
Poem Title:
The Forsaken Mistress: A Dialogue between Phyllis and Strephon.
Attribution:
By Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
Ye sacred nymphs of Lebethra be by
Page No:
pp.273-279
Poem Title:
The Nature of Women; A Translation of Part of the Fourth Eclogue of Mantuan. A Satyr.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since love and verse as well as wine
Page No:
pp.279-281
Poem Title:
Sir George Etheridge to the Earl of Middleton.
Attribution:
Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
To you who live in chill degree
Page No:
pp.281-283
Poem Title:
A Letter from Mr. Dryden to Sir George Etheridge.
Attribution:
From Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
From hunting whores and haunting play
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
Sir George Etheridge's second Letter to the Lord Middleton.
Attribution:
Sir George Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
On the remains of an old blasted oak
Page No:
pp.285-287
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Oldham.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
God prosper long our noble king
Page No:
pp.288-304
Poem Title:
Chevy-Chase, By Order of the Bishop of London.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All joy to mortals joy and mirth
Page No:
p.304
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As wretched vain and indiscreet
Page No:
p.305
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Would you be quite cured of love
Page No:
pp.306-308
Poem Title:
Remedy of Love.
Attribution:
By Mr. Evelyn
Attributed To:
John Evelyn
First Line:
Come poetry and with thee bring along
Page No:
p.308
Poem Title:
An Ode ... for Her Majesty, Queen to King Charles I.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Abraham Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Fair virtue should I follow thee
Page No:
pp.309-310
Poem Title:
On Virtue.
Attribution:
By Mr. Evelyn
Attributed To:
John Evelyn
First Line:
I love I dote I rave with pain
Page No:
pp.310-312
Poem Title:
The Complaint. A Song to a Scotch Tune.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Otway
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
No more will I my passion hide
Page No:
p.312
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As leaves which from the trees blown down
Page No:
p.313
Poem Title:
The Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gentle reproofs have long been tried in vain
Page No:
pp.314-315
Poem Title:
Prologue
Attribution:
By Major Aston
Attributed To:
Edmund Ashton
First Line:
Though never so base or never so sublime
Page No:
pp.315-317
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Waller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What Greece when learning flourished only knew
Page No:
pp.317-318
Poem Title:
Prologue, to the University of Oxon, spoken by Mr. Hart, at the Acting of the Silent Woman.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
No poor Dutch peasant winged with all his fear
Page No:
pp.318-319
Poem Title:
Epilogue, spoken by the same.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Poets your subjects have their parts assigned
Page No:
pp.319-320
Poem Title:
Prologue to the University of Oxford, 1674. Spoken by Mr. Hart.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oft has our poet wished this happy seat
Page No:
p.321
Poem Title:
Epilogue spoken at Oxford, by Mrs. Marshall.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Discord and plots which have undone our age
Page No:
p.322
Poem Title:
Prologue to the University of Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though actors cannot much of learning boast
Page No:
pp.323-324
Poem Title:
Prologue to the University of Oxford.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thespis the first professor of our art
Page No:
pp.324-325
Poem Title:
The Prologue at Oxford, 1680.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To say this comedy pleased long ago
Page No:
pp.325-326
Poem Title:
The Prologue to Albumazar.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
With sickly actors and an old house too
Page No:
pp.326-327
Poem Title:
Prologue to Aviragus Reviv'd: Spoken by Mr. Hart.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So shipwrecked passengers escape to land
Page No:
pp.327-328
Poem Title:
Prologue spoken the first Day of the King's House Acting after the Fire.
Attribution:
Writ by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Were none of you gallants ever driven so hard
Page No:
pp.328-329
Poem Title:
Prologue for the Women, when they Acted at the old Theatre in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A plain built house after so long a stay
Page No:
pp.329-330
Poem Title:
A Prologue spoken at the opening of the New House, March 26, 1674.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Though what our prologue said was sadly true
Page No:
pp.331-332
Poem Title:
Epilogue
Attribution:
'by the same author' [i.e. Dryden]
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Were you but half so wise as you are severe
Page No:
p.332
Poem Title:
An Epilogue.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
We act by fits and starts like drowning men
Page No:
pp.333-334
Poem Title:
An Epilogue for the King's House.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ladies I hope there's none behind to hear
Page No:
pp.334-335
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Princess of Cleves.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A qualm of conscience brings me back again
Page No:
pp.335-336
Poem Title:
Epilogue to the Princess of Cleves.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As down the torrent of an angry flood
Page No:
p.336
Poem Title:
The Fable of the Pot and Kettle, as it was told by Colonel Titus the Night before his Kiss'd the King's Hand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh how does my dear Aeschines oh how
Page No:
pp.337-339
Poem Title:
Cynisca: Or, the Fourteenth Idyllium of Theocritus imitated.
Attribution:
By W. Bowles, Fellow of Kings-Coll. Cambr.
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Now first with bolder sails I tempt the main
Page No:
pp.340-344
Poem Title:
Proteus: Being the Fourth Eclogue of Sannazarius. Inscribed to Ferdinand of Arragon, Duke of Calabria, Son of Frederick King of Naples.
Attribution:
By W. Bowles, Fellow of Kings-Coll. Cambr.
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
In Chloris all soft charms agree
Page No:
pp.344-345
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. H.
Attributed To:
John How
First Line:
Ye happy swains whose hearts are free
Page No:
p.344
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Sir G. Etheridge
Attributed To:
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
The gods are not more blessed than he
Page No:
pp.345-346
Poem Title:
Sappho's Ode from Longinus.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Bowles
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Lyce the gods have heard my prayer
Page No:
pp.346-347
Poem Title:
The Thirteenth Ode of the Fourth Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah happy grove dark and secure retreat
Page No:
pp.344[8]-349
Poem Title:
The Grove.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
In those cold regions which no summers cheer
Page No:
pp.349-350
Poem Title:
Prologue to his Royal Highness, upon his first Appearance at the Duke's Theatre, since his Return from Scotland, 1682.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I'll tell you a story if it be true
Page No:
pp.350-353
Poem Title:
The Salisbury Ghost
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What horror's this that dwells upon the plain
Page No:
p.354
Poem Title:
The Beginning of a Pastoral on the Death of His Late Majesty.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Otway
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Since earth and water more dilated air
Page No:
pp.355-360
Poem Title:
Of Nature's Changes. From Lucretius, Lib. V.
Attribution:
By Sir Robert Howard
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
Condemned to Pontus tired with endless toil
Page No:
pp.360-362
Poem Title:
Elegy XI. Lib. V. De Trist. Ovid complains of his three Years Banishment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all heaven's judgments that was sure the worst
Page No:
pp.362-364
Poem Title:
Upon the late Ingenious Translation of Pere Simon's Critical History. By H. D. Esq.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go tell Amynta gentle swain
Page No:
pp.367-368
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As soon as mild Augustus could assuage
Page No:
pp.368-370
Poem Title:
On the King's-House now Building at Winchester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Brightest of virgins whose high race and name
Page No:
pp.370-371
Poem Title:
To a Lady, (whom he never saw, nor had any Description of) to prove he Loves her.
Attribution:
By a person of quality
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some brag of their Chloris and some of their Phyllis
Page No:
pp.371-372
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath a cool shade where some here have been
Page No:
p.372
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Weep all you virgins meet over this sad hearse
Page No:
pp.373-375
Poem Title:
On the Death of Melantha.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Little songster who dost bring
Page No:
pp.375-380
Poem Title:
To the Nightingale coming in the Spring. To invite Chloe from the Tumults of the Town to the Innocent Retreat in the Country.
Attribution:
Written by a person of quality in 1680
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Welcome dear Thyrsis far above
Page No:
pp.381-382
Poem Title:
An Elegy ... Damon and Thyrsis.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. W. O.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Above that bridge which lofty turrets crown
Page No:
pp.387-396
Poem Title:
The Court-Prospect.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins