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The St. James's miscellany [T193028]

DMI number:
619
Publication Date:
1725
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T193028
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB129959156
Shelfmark:
BOD G.Pamph. 1266 (3)
Full Title:
THE | [i]St[/i]. JAMES'[i]s[/i] | MISCELLANY, | OR THE | [g]Citizens[/g] Amusement | BEING A | New and Curious | COLLECTION, | OF | Many Amorous Tales Humourous Poems, Divert- | ing Epitaphs, Pleasant Epigrams, and Delight- | ful Songs, [i]&c[/i]. | [rule] | [i]By[/i] TIM. MERRIMAN, [i]Esq;[/i] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed and Sold by T. PAYNE, at the [i]Crown[/i] in [i]Pa- | ter-noster Row[/i], T. ASHLEY, in St. [/i]Paul's Curch-yard[/i], | A. DODD' without [i]Temple-Bar[/i] E. NUTT at the [i]Roy- | Exchange[/i], and by the Booksellers of [i]London[/i] and [i]West- | minster[/i].
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[1-3], 4-32.
Bibliographic details:
In the imprint, the comma after 'DODD' is printed as an apostrophe upside down and backwards (ESTC).
Comments:
MISCELLANY GENRE: Miscellaneous collection. DATE: Date is a conjecture.
Related People
Sold by:
Anne Dodd
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Sold by:
T. Ashley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Sold by:
T. Payne
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Author:
Tim Merriman
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Tim Merriman' is a pseudonym.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Cupid ere deprived of sight
Page No:
p.[3]-4
Poem Title:
Cupid and Folly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your eyes are quivers of love's killing darts
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
To a little crooked Woman with a good Face and Eyes.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
See how the willing earth gave way
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
The Fall.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
In Italy as authors tell us
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
The Ass, a Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cried Strephon panting in Cosmelia's arms
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
The Rapture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Chloe's picture was to Venus shown
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
Venus mistaken.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest Stephen with Mary his bride
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
A Grub Street Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Sare worn out with care
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon a Country Sexton.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this silent stone is laid
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on a Talkitive Old Maid.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here flat on her back but unactive at last
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Polly P--m.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Nature's chief gift unequally are carved
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
Natures Unequality.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Methinks the poor town has been troubled too long
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst maudlin whigs bewailed their Cato's fate
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
On a Lady who shed her Water at seeing the Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Let each vain giddy brained poetic fop
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
Upon a handsome Woman's fine Breasts, given by her Companion for a Subject to write upon.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
What planet distracts thee what damnable star
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Advice to a Vintner.
Attribution:
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First Line:
A certain priest had hoarded up
Page No:
pp.13-14
Poem Title:
The Deceiver Trick'd.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Let the woman be damned a moderate fate
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
A Catch.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Long of soft words the power I tried
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
Caelia enjoy'd in her Sleep.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a fine nymph of strong passions and parts
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
An Epitaph; On a Lady of Quality.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Two virgins in the prime of life
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
The Magnifying Glass. A Tale.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
In marriage are two happy things allowed
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
The Trojan swain had judged the great dispute
Page No:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
Pallas and Venus,
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Phyllis confessed her the father was rash
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
An Epigram
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
A scolding wife so long a sleep possessed
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
The Miracle.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
A lady lately that was fully sped
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
The Question.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Cupid once having robbed an hive
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
An Epigram
Attribution:
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First Line:
That these flowers were men wish chloe no more
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
On Chloe's Wish.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Those curious flakes came down in haste
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On some Snow that melted on a Lady's Breast.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
While my Celia and I as transported we lay
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Caelia's Opinion.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a soldier not obliged to fame
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
An Epitaph; On a Dutch Captain.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
One night with sleep my senses being oppressed
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
A Dream.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Along the river's side did Cynthia stray
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Cynthia Sporting.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Panting for breath towards her parent brook
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
Apolo [sic] and Daphne.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here to its pristine dust again is hurled
Page No:
pp.27
Poem Title:
An Epitaph On a foolish Boaster.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Once for his pleasure Love would go
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
Cupid turn'd Plowman.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
By Pisa's walls does old Alpheus flow
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Love's Subtilty.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Venus her Adonis found
Page No:
pp.29-31
Poem Title:
The Death of Adonis.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Ah tell me love thy nesting place
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
Cuid's [sic] Nest.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Why dost thou fly me thus oh cruel boy
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
A Nymph to a Young Shepherd insensible of Love.
Attribution:
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Not attributed