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The Windsor Medley ['Third edition'] [T69084]

DMI number:
14
Publication Date:
1731
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T69084
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110612328
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 118.
Full Title:
THE | [i]WINDSOR[/i] MEDLEY: | BEING | A Choice COLLECTION of several | Curious Pieces in PROSE and VERSE: | That were handed about in MANUSCRIPT | and PRINT, | During the Stay of the Court at WINDSOR-CASTLE | last Summer. | Most of them never before Printed. | [i]VIZ.[/i] | [two columns] [column 1] A most ingenious Epigram upon | Miss [i]F-n-ss[/i]; and another on | [i]Miss P--[/i]. | Lord [i]H-r-y[/i] to Mr. [i]S. F-x[/i]. | Some Account of a Booby of | Quality lately exported beyond | Sea on his Travels. | Verses upon a Mistake that hap-| pen'd in administring a Clyster | to a Lady of Quality at [i]Windsor[/i]. | A Copy of Verses upon the Al-|dermen of [i]London[/i]. | The [i]Windsor[/i] Ballad. | Several Epigrams on the Poet | Laureat, by some of the best | Hands. Also the New-Year's-|Day Ode. | A most remarkable Letter from | a [i]Dorsetshire[/i] Attorney to his [/column 1] | [column two] Kinsman, relating to the Judges | refusing to sign his Certificate. | A King at Arms disarm'd at | Law, a Ballad. | A [i]Welsh[/i] Surgeon's Bill for a Widow Inn-Keeper at [i]Oswaldstree[/i]. | Blasphemy as Old as the Crea-| tion, an incomparable Satyr. | [i]Ruth[/i] the Quaker, her Rebuke to | the [i]Craftsman[/i], and her Exhor-| tation to Peace and Unity, in | an Epistle to a certain Great | Man. | [i]Cloe[/i]'s Precaution. | An Epistle from [i]Jack Ketch[/i], to | the Rape-Master-General. | On an old Batchelor of Seventy, | his making Love to a Maiden of | Fifteen in [i]Westminster[/i]. [/column 2] | Together with numbers of other very curious Things, not | mentioned in the TITLE. | [line] | The THIRD EDITION Corrected, with large Additions. | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for A. MOORE, near St. [i]Paul's[/i]; and sold by the | Booksellers of [i]London[/i] and [i]Westminster[/i]. 1731. | (Price One Shilling.)
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Topical miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 shilling
Pagination:
[2], 62pp.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Prose sections: pp. 8-13; 23-24; 29; 36-39.
References:
Case 371 (c)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The Windsor Medley [17 titles] [N25098]
Publication Date:
1731
ESTC No:
N25098
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
The Windsor Medley [20 titles] [ESTC T58887, N25099]
Publication Date:
1731
ESTC No:
T58887/N25099
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Arthur Moore
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Cupid with Ganymede to play
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
On Miss Kitty F-n-ss
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Thou dearest youth who taught me first to know
Page No:
pp.3-5
Poem Title:
Lord H-rv--y, To Mr. S. F---x. Written at Florence. In Imitation of Horace. Ode the 6th, Book II.
Attribution:
Lord H--rv--y
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
Why all this pride and scorn Miss P-
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
To Miss P-
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Not attributed
First Line:
Damon asked me but once and I faintly denied
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pp.5-6
Poem Title:
The Disappointed Maid
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First Line:
Genteel in personage
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
The Maiden's Husband
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Not attributed
First Line:
To heal the wound a bee had made
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
An Epigram on Miss K. A--ls--n
Attribution:
By Mr. H.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Without affectation gay youthful and pretty
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
The Batchelor's Wife
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Not attributed
First Line:
You fair who play tricks to be fairer draw near
Page No:
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
Verses upon a Mistake that happened in administring a Clyster to a Lady at Windsor. Tune of Hey-derry-down.
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First Line:
Not closer to this book stuck learned Salmasius
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pp.16-17
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses spoken Off-hand, in a Barge, last Lord-Mayor's Day, over a Bowl of Punch
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First Line:
When London's famous town
Page No:
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
The Windsor Ballad. Tune, Come follow, follow me, ye Fairy Elves.
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First Line:
On rattling floors did late thy flail rebound
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
To Mr. Stephen Duck.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Fondle-Wife now sick and like to die
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
On Conjugal Sincerity
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First Line:
In ancient days when pensions bribes and screens
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p.21
Poem Title:
Another
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First Line:
Well said Apollo still tis mine
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
An Epigram
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First Line:
Tell if you can which did the worse
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p.22
Poem Title:
A Question
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First Line:
When Pope displayed in pompous rhyme
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p.22
Poem Title:
Another.
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First Line:
My masters give ear
Page No:
pp.24-26
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
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Not attributed
First Line:
Ye fair injured nymphs and ye beaux who deceive 'em
Page No:
pp.26-28
Poem Title:
A King at Arms disarm'd at Law. A Ballad.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
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Not attributed
First Line:
Cupid once having robbed an hive
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
An Epigram
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest William Dawe
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p.30
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here lies John Coom
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Another.
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First Line:
I John Bell of Crakehill lys under this stein
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Another in Topliff Church-yard in Yorkshire.
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First Line:
Oxford or Cambridge wag attend
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
The Way to Preferment
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First Line:
Want or the pride of being deemed polite
Page No:
pp.32-34
Poem Title:
Blasphemy as Old as the Creation: Or, The Newgate Divine. A Satyr. Addressed to the modern Advocates of Irreligion, Profaneness, and Infidelity.
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Mira's hands her needle thread
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pp.34-36
Poem Title:
To Mrs. ---- on her working a Coat in Silks.
Attribution:
By the Author of the Satire intituled, Blasphemy as old as the Creation
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Not attributed
First Line:
An ancient tale I mean to write
Page No:
pp.39-42
Poem Title:
The Norfolk Favourite; or, the Rise and Fall of Gaveston. A Ballad.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
May I presume in humble lays
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Kitty K-nd-ll of New-Windsor, who loves Dancing
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Thou aged lump of lifeless clay
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
To a very Old Batchelor, intending to marry a very beautiful Young Maid in Westminster.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Most happy times are now foretold
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
A Prophecy.
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Not attributed
First Line:
By Jove tis hard tis wondrous hard
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Cut with a Diamond on a Pane of Glass at the Bell and Castle in Windsor.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Our silver gone and eke our gold
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
Upon the same Subject.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Once more the ever circling sun
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
Ode for New-Year's-Day. 1731...As it was Perform'd, both Vocal and Instrumental, before all the Royal Family, in the Council-Chamber at St. James's.
Attribution:
By Colley Cibber Esq; Poet Laureat.
Attributed To:
Colley Cibber
First Line:
O Cibber darling of the tuneful nine
Page No:
pp.48-50
Poem Title:
A Hymn to the New Laureat
Attribution:
By a Native of Grub-Street
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Not attributed
First Line:
Since fate deceived us both in fear and hope
Page No:
pp.51-54
Poem Title:
An Epistle from John Hooper, alias Ketch, Citizen and Cord-wayner, of London, and Middlesex, Essex, Kent and Surrey, to the Rape-master-General of Great Britain.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
A certain presbyterian pair
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
The Sportive Lambs.
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Not attributed
First Line:
O born to do thy country good
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
The Fifth Ode of the Fourth Book of Horace Imitated. Address'd to Sir R. Walpole in Norfolk.
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Cato died for liberty and laws
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
An Acrostick
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First Line:
Young Civiana gay and fair
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
The Retaliation. To a young Lady who received a Kiss as an Affront, at a City Visit.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Forgive me Venus if I tell
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
Cloe's Precaution
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Hare
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Joseph Hare, a Sexton.
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First Line:
Ocean's vast womb nor Afric's deserts can
Page No:
pp.60-62
Poem Title:
Characters of Men and Manners.
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