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A collection of poems volume the third. By several hands [ECCO] [T221753]

DMI number:
963
Publication Date:
1755
ESTC number:
T221753
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB130190970
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Birmingham University Library
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | VOLUME THE THIRD. | BY | SEVERAL HANDS.| [ornament] | DUBLIN: | Printed for BRICE EDMOND, Bookseller, at | [i]Addison's[/i] Head, in [i]Dame-street.[/i] | MDCCLV.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Unknown
Pagination:
[7pp.] [1]-264 [265-273], 274-294, 297-298, 295-296, 301-302, 299-300, 303-308.
Bibliographic details:
HALF-TITLE: [i]DODSLEY'[/i]s | COLLECTION. | VOL. III. | The THIRD EDITION. Query: check page ordering sheet O: in the ECCO copy pp. 295-302 appear in a muddled order. Is this a printing error?
Comments:
Piracy of T115892 Prose section entitled "A Letter to the Author" signed by W. Brownrigg. pp. 291-293.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Prose advertisement [1p.]; list of books printed and sold by Brice Edmond[1p.]; contents [4pp.]
Related People
Publisher:
Brice Edmond
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Daughter of Jove relentless power
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
Hymn to Adversity.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
O goodly discipline from heaven y-sprong
Page No:
pp.3-40
Poem Title:
Education. A Poem: in Two Cantos. Written in Imitation of the Style and Manner of Spenser's Fairy-Queen. Inscribed to Lady Langham, Widow of Sir John Langham.
Attribution:
By Gilbert West, Esq;
Attributed To:
Gilbert West
First Line:
Genius of Penshurst old
Page No:
pp.41-50
Poem Title:
Penshurst. Inscribed to William Perry, Esq; and The Honble Mrs. Elizabeth Perry.
Attribution:
By the late Mr F. Coventry.
Attributed To:
Francis Coventry
First Line:
Ye distant realms that hold my friend
Page No:
pp.51-53
Poem Title:
To a Friend in Wales.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. the late Mr. F. Coventry]
Attributed To:
Francis Coventry
First Line:
To fair Fidele's grassy tomb
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
A Song from Shakespear's Cymbeline. Sung by Guiderus and Arviragus over Fidele, supposed to be dead.
Attribution:
By Mr. William Collins.
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
Skilled in each art that can adorn the fair
Page No:
pp.54-57
Poem Title:
The Modern Fine Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since language never can describe my pain
Page No:
pp.58-64
Poem Title:
Epistles In the Manner of Ovid. Monimia to Philocles.
Attribution:
By the late Lord Hervey.
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
Ere death these closing eyes for ever shade
Page No:
pp.65-68
Poem Title:
Flora to Pompey.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. the late Lord Hervey]
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
I came great bard to gaze upon thy shrine
Page No:
pp.69-73
Poem Title:
Virgil's Tomb. Naples, 1741.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hard is the heart that never knew to love
Page No:
pp.74-103
Poem Title:
The Squire of Dames. A Poem. In Spenser's Stile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let observation with extensive view
Page No:
pp.104-116
Poem Title:
The Vanity of Human Wishes. The Tenth Satire of Juvenal, Imitated
Attribution:
By Samuel Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Though grief and fondness in my breast rebel
Page No:
pp.117-125
Poem Title:
London: A Poem. In Imitation of the Third Satire of Juvenal.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Johnson]
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
Led by the jocund train of vernal hours
Page No:
pp.126-131
Poem Title:
The Tears of Old May-Day
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye belles and ye flirts and ye pert little things
Page No:
pp.131-132
Poem Title:
Song for Ranelagh.
Attribution:
By Mr. Whitehead.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Ye works of god on him alone
Page No:
pp.132-138
Poem Title:
The Benedicite Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Merrick.
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Fancy whose delusions vain
Page No:
pp.139-143
Poem Title:
An Ode to Fancy.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. the Rev. Mr. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Whoever with curious eye has ranged
Page No:
pp.143-144
Poem Title:
The Monkies, a Tale.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. the Rev. Mr. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
These Paeta death's relentless hand
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
[An Epitaph ('Quae te sub tenera raperunt, Paeta, juventa')] Thus Translated.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Rev. Mr. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Tarn how delighted wind thy willowed waves
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Verses Written at Montauban in France, 1750.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Joseph Warton.
Attributed To:
Joseph Warton
First Line:
When Cortez' furious legions flew
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
The Revenge of America.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Joseph Warton]
Attributed To:
Joseph Warton
First Line:
Albion exult thy sons a voice divine have heard
Page No:
pp.148-150
Poem Title:
Ode occasion'd by Reading Mr. West's Translation of Pindar.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Joseph Warton]
Attributed To:
Joseph Warton
First Line:
Mother of musings contemplation sage
Page No:
pp.151-161
Poem Title:
The Pleasures of Melancholy. Written in the Year 1745.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Thomas Warton.
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
When late the trees were stripped by winter pale
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
On Bathing. A Sonnet.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Thomas Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
As by some tyrant's stern command
Page No:
pp.162-165
Poem Title:
The Lawyer's Farewel [sic] to his Muse. Written in the Year 1744.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O thou who labourst in this rugged mine
Page No:
p.165
Poem Title:
By Miss Cooper, (now Mrs. Madden) in her Brother's Coke upon Littleton.
Attribution:
Miss Cooper, (now Mrs. Madden)
Attributed To:
Judith Madan [nee Cowper]
First Line:
O solitude romantic maid
Page No:
pp.166-174
Poem Title:
Solitude. An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Grant me gods a little seat
Page No:
pp.175-177
Poem Title:
A Little Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When now mature in classic knowledge
Page No:
pp.177-181
Poem Title:
The Progress of Discontent. A Poem. Written at Oxford in the Year 1746.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Chloe while the busy crowd
Page No:
pp.182-185
Poem Title:
The Fire-side.
Attribution:
By Dr. Cotton.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Cotton
First Line:
Tomorrow didst thou say
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
To-morrow.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Dr. Cotton]
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Cotton
First Line:
Fairest flower all flowers excelling
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
To a Child of Five Years old.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Dr. Cotton]
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Cotton
First Line:
Ne gay attire ne marble hall
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
Father Francis's Prayer. Written in Lord Westmorland's Hermitage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath these moss grown roots this rustic cell
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
An Inscription on the Cell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet bird that singst on yonder spray
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
An Inscription in the Cell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here all thy active fires diffuse
Page No:
pp.189-193
Poem Title:
An Ode Performed in the Senate-House at Cambridge July 1, 1749. At the Installation of his Grace Thomas Holles Duke of Newcastle, Chancellor of the University.
Attribution:
By Mr. Mason, Fellow of Pembroke-Hall. Set to Musice by Mr. Boyce, Composer to his Majesty.
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Yes magic lyre now all complete
Page No:
pp.194-195
Poem Title:
Ode to an Aeolus's Harp. Sent to Miss Shepheard.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Mason]
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Far from her hallowed grot where mildly bright
Page No:
pp.195-199
Poem Title:
Isis. An Elegy. Written in the Year 1748
Attribution:
By Mr. Mason.
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Health to thee thy votary owes
Page No:
pp.200-202
Poem Title:
Ode to Health.
Attribution:
By Mr. Duncombe, Fellow of Corpus Christi Col. Cambridge.
Attributed To:
John Duncombe
First Line:
Bright god of day whose genial power
Page No:
pp.202-204
Poem Title:
A Vernal Ode. Sent to his Grace the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, March 12, 1754.
Attribution:
By Francis Fawkes, A.M.
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes
First Line:
Yet once more glorious god of day
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
An Autumnal Ode.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Francis Fawkes]
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes
First Line:
Erst in Cythera's sacred shade
Page No:
pp.206-207
Poem Title:
Captain Cupid.
Attribution:
By the same [ie. Francis Fawkes]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The mariner when first he sails
Page No:
pp.207-209
Poem Title:
Ode on Ambition.
Attribution:
By the same. [ie. Francis Fawkes]
Attributed To:
Francis Fawkes
First Line:
Gilding with brighter beams the vernal skies
Page No:
pp.209-214
Poem Title:
Ode to Fancy.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Francis Fawkes]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My dear companion and my faithful friend
Page No:
pp.214-216
Poem Title:
An Address to his Elbow-chair, new cloath'd.
Attribution:
By the late Wm. Somervile, Esq; Author of the Chace.
Attributed To:
William Somervile
First Line:
As over Asteria's fields I rove
Page No:
p.216
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Somervile]
Attributed To:
William Somervile
First Line:
How long shall tyrant custom bind
Page No:
pp.217-218
Poem Title:
Ode to a Friend wounded in a Duel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The busy cares of day are done
Page No:
pp.219-221
Poem Title:
Ode to Night.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The winds were loud the clouds deep hung
Page No:
pp.221-223
Poem Title:
Written upon leaving a Friend's House in Wales.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Dr. M.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reflecting on thy worth methinks I find
Page No:
p.223
Poem Title:
Dennis to Mr. Thomson, Who had procured him a Benefit Night.
Attribution:
Dennis
Attributed To:
John Dennis
First Line:
To you whose groves protect the feathered choirs
Page No:
pp.224-227
Poem Title:
The Goldfinches. An Elegy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jago.
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
The sun had chased the mountain snow
Page No:
pp.227-231
Poem Title:
The Blackbirds. An Elegy.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Mr. Jago]
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
An open heart a generous mind
Page No:
pp.231-232
Poem Title:
The Rake.
Attribution:
By a Lady in New England.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let sages with superfluous pains
Page No:
pp.232-234
Poem Title:
Flowers.
Attribution:
By Anthony Whistler, Esq;
Attributed To:
Anthony Whistler
First Line:
While Strephon thus you tease one
Page No:
pp.234-235
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Anthony Whistler]
Attributed To:
Anthony Whistler
First Line:
Lo the rich casket's mimic dome
Page No:
pp.235-238
Poem Title:
The Cabinet. Or, Verses on Roman Medals. To Mr. W.
Attribution:
By Mr. Greaves.
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
Welcome to Baiae's streams ye sons of spleen
Page No:
p.238-239
Poem Title:
Panacea: Or, The Grand Restorative.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Mr. Greaves]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
In ancient times some hundred winters past
Page No:
pp.239-240
Poem Title:
The Heroines, or Modern Memoirs.
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Mr. Greaves]
Attributed To:
Richard Graves
First Line:
Survey my fair that lucid stream
Page No:
pp.240-241
Poem Title:
Ode to a Young Lady, Somewhat too sollicitous about her manner of expression.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O memory celestial maid
Page No:
pp.241-243
Poem Title:
Ode to Memory. 1748.
Attribution:
By William Shenstone, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Will you hear how once repining
Page No:
pp.244-246
Poem Title:
The Princess Elizabeth: A Ballad alluding to a Story recorded of her, when she was a Prisoner at Woodstock 1554.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
How blithely passed the summer's day
Page No:
pp.246-249
Poem Title:
Verses written towards the close of the Year 1748. to Wm. Lyttelton, Esq;
Attribution:
By the Same. [ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
In a vale fringed with woodland where grottos abound
Page No:
pp.249-250
Poem Title:
I.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Ye birds for whom I reared the grove
Page No:
p.250
Poem Title:
II. Daphne's Visit.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 249; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
See Flavia see that budding rose
Page No:
p.251
Poem Title:
III. The Rose-Bud.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 249; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Adieu ye jovial youths who join
Page No:
p.252
Poem Title:
IV. Written in a Collection of Bacchanalian Songs.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 249; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Yes these are the scenes where with Iris I strayed
Page No:
pp.252-253
Poem Title:
V. Imitated from the French.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 249; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Here in cool grot and mossy cell
Page No:
pp.253-254
Poem Title:
I. On a Root-House.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
O let me haunt this peaceful shade
Page No:
pp.254-255
Poem Title:
II. In a shady Valley, near a running Water.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 253; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
O you that bathe in courtly blysse
Page No:
pp.255-256
Poem Title:
III. On a small Building in the Gothick Taste.
Attribution:
By the Same [p. 253; ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Ye shepherds so cheerful and gay
Page No:
pp.256-264
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Ballad, in Four Parts. Written 1743.
Attribution:
By the Same [ie. Shenstone]
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Welcome to light adventurous pair
Page No:
pp.265-291
Poem Title:
To Two Ladies At their Return from Viewing The Mines near Whitehaven.
Attribution:
John Dalton D.D.
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
When stately structures Lowther grace
Page No:
pp.294-297
Poem Title:
Some Thoughts on Building and Planting, to Sir James Lowther, of Lowther-Hall, Bart.
Attribution:
John Dalton D. D. [from title page to "A Descriptive Poem", p. 265]
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
If aught of oaten stop or pastoral song
Page No:
pp.298-299
Poem Title:
Ode to Evening.
Attribution:
By Mr. William Collins.
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
What time the jocund rosy bosomed hours
Page No:
pp.300-307
Poem Title:
The Tomb of Shakespear. A Vision.
Attribution:
By John Gilbert Cooper, Esq;
Attributed To:
John Gilbert Cooper
First Line:
Twas ere the morn her spicy fragrance shed
Page No:
pp.307-308
Poem Title:
Apollo's Complaint. Addressed to Ierne.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Bowden.
Attributed To:
John Bowden