Blacklight

The town mistress, or, street-walker [T180615]

DMI number:
676
Publication Date:
1726
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T180615
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW115841814
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 3016
Full Title:
THE | TOWN MISTRESS | OR, | Street-Walker. | To which is added, | [i]The Spirit, or[/i] Cupid's [i]Apparition[/i] ; | [i]The Lover's Battle[/i] ; [i]Nature, or | Love uncontroul'd[/i] ; [/i]The Bottom- | less Pit[/i] ; [i]The Destiny of Love[/i] ; | [i]Unconstant Lover[/i] ; [i]Commodities | of the[/i] New Exchange. | WITH | Other LOVE-POEMS. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for A. MORE. near [i]Ludgate[/i]. M.DCC.XXVI. | (Price Six-Pence.)
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of erotic verse
Format:
Octavo
Price:
6 d.
Pagination:
[i], ii-vi, 1-27
Bibliographic details:
Octavo in fours. Reissue of T179611 (The Second Part of Pleasure for a Minute), with three new leaves at the start of the poem containing a new title page, contents, and the first poem (pp.[i]-6). Bodleian copy (Harding C 3016) has a large engraving pasted into the front cover, dated 1741, and entitled 'The Gascon punish'd or the Beau outwitted'. Engraving is by I. Simon. Reissue of Pleasure, pt 2 1723, with a new title-page and 3 leaves prefixed
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: Contents 1p.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The second part of pleasure for a minute. [Part 2] [ESTC T179611]
Publication Date:
1723
ESTC No:
T179611
Volume:
None
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Author:
A More
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
In Drury Lane you still may find
Page No:
p.iii
Poem Title:
The Town Mistress: Or, Street-Walker.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Upon a time as fame reports
Page No:
p.1-2
Poem Title:
The Spirit; Or, Cupid's Apparition.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
To yonder grove let us retire
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pp.2-3
Poem Title:
The Lover's Retirement. To my Mistress.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Celia's kind
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p.4
Poem Title:
A Love-Song.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty and love once fell at odds
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pp.5-6
Poem Title:
Love and Cupid.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Prithee take away the light
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pp.6-8
Poem Title:
The Lover's Battle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She lay all naked on her bed
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pp.9-10
Poem Title:
The Vision of Pleasure.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Now conscience thou art fled and gone
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pp.11-12
Poem Title:
Nature; or, Love uncontroll'd.
Attribution:
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First Line:
A pit there is so wondrous deep
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pp.12-13
Poem Title:
The Bottomless Pit.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Virgins think on it and consider
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pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Advice to Caelia.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Well well 'tis true
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pp.14-15
Poem Title:
Beauty no more.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When first before bright Celia's feet I lay
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pp.16-17
Poem Title:
Strephon against himself.
Attribution:
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First Line:
I must confess I'm grown in love
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pp.17-18
Poem Title:
The Destiny of Love.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
I never yet saw a lovely creature
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p.19
Poem Title:
The Modish Lover; or, the Unconstant.
Attribution:
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First Line:
We'll go no more to the old exchange
Page No:
pp.20-24
Poem Title:
Commodities of the New-Exchange.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The callico trade
Page No:
pp.24-27
Poem Title:
Naked Buff; or, the Down-fall of the Callicoes. A Song. To the Tune of Ye Ladies and Peers.
Attribution:
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Not attributed