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The works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, and Dorset, also those of the Dukes of Devonshire and Buckinghamshire [T95243]

DMI number:
1453
Aliases
Works of Rochester, Roscommon, etc.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1735
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T95243
EEBO/ECCO link:
n/a
Shelfmark:
BL C.117.a.66
Full Title:
THE | WORKS | Of the EARLS of | ROCHESTER, | [i]ROSCOMON[/i], | AND | DORSET: | Also those of the Dukes of | [i]DEVONSHIRE[/i], | AND | BUCKINGHAMSHIRE; | To which is added, the | [i]CABINET of LOVE[/i], | And several other | POEMS | On diverse SUBJECTS, never before printed. | [rule] | [i]Adorned with CUTS[/i]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] Printed by T. GOODCURL, 1735. | [Price bound 2 [i]s[/i]. 6 [i]d[/i].
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse and Miscellany associated with group of poets
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
2 s. 6 d.
Pagination:
[2] [iii]-xi, i-v, [6]-7
Bibliographic details:
HALF-TITLE (sig. S): [ornamental rule] | THE | CABINET | OF | LOVE. | [rule] | ---- [i]O Ppassae Genialia praelia Matres, | Virgineam intactae Zonam discingite Sponae, | Intrepidosque afflate animos, jam nuda Mariti | Membra Cupidineam fervent intrare Palaestram. | Quillet[/i]. Callip. Lib. 2. | [ornamental rule]
Comments:
PLATES: Frontispiece and facing pp.20, 28, 58, 164, 193 and 194. Unsigned. Page cues match position, but they may not have been made for this edition - the plate for 'The Disappointment,' for instance, appears in the middle of Buckingham's 'Essay on Poetry'. PAGINATION: p.104 is misnumbered '84' CONTENTS: Prose pp.21-28 (Bendo's speech).
Other matter:
PREFATORY: 'The Character of the Earl of Rochester' (pp.[iii]-vi); Contents (pp.[vii]-xii).
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1735
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Printer:
T. Goodcurl
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Content/Publication
First Line:
As on his death bed gasping Strephon lay
Page No:
p.i
Poem Title:
A Pastoral on the Death of the Earl of Rochester.
Attribution:
By Mr. Flatman.
Attributed To:
Thomas Flatman
First Line:
Mourn mourn ye muses all your loss deplore
Page No:
pp.i-iv
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Earl of Rochester,
Attribution:
by Mrs. Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
What words what sense what night-piece can express
Page No:
pp.iv-v
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Earl of Rochester,
Attribution:
by an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Were I who to my cost already am
Page No:
pp.[6]-12
Poem Title:
Satire against Man.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Well sir tis granted I said Dryden's rhymes
Page No:
pp.12-15
Poem Title:
Horace's Tenth Satire of the First Book imitated.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Must I with patience ever silent sit
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
An Imitation of the First Satire of Juvenal.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Not Rome in all her splendour could compare
Page No:
pp.16-18
Poem Title:
Satire on the Times.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Preserved by wonder in the oak O Charles
Page No:
pp.18-20
Poem Title:
A Satire which the King took out of his Pocket.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In the isle of Great Britain long since famous known
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
The Satire on the King, for which he was banished the Court, and turned Mountebank.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
At five this morn when Phoebus raised his head
Page No:
pp.28-33
Poem Title:
Tunbridge-Wells, A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Have you not seen the raging stormy main
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
To all Curious Critics and Admirers of Metre.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Since now my Sylvia is as kind as fair
Page No:
pp.34-37
Poem Title:
The Happy Night.
Attribution:
By the late Duke of Buckinghamshire.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Fruition was the question in debate
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
The Imperfect Enjoyment.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Husband thou dull unpitied miscreant
Page No:
pp.39-41
Poem Title:
A Satire against Marriage.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Chaste pious prudent Charles the second
Page No:
pp.41-45
Poem Title:
The Restauration: Or, The History of Insipids. A Lampoon.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Clarendon had law and sense
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
The Young Statesmen: A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Pride lust ambition and the people's hate
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
On the Lord Chancellor Hyde.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Gentle reproofs have long been tried in vain
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
Prologue: Against the Disturbers of the Pit.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
When Shakespeare Jonson Fletcher ruled the stage
Page No:
pp.48-51
Poem Title:
In Defense of Satire:
Attribution:
By Sir Carr Scroope.
Attributed To:
Sir Carr Scrope
First Line:
To rack and torture thy unmeaning brain
Page No:
pp.51-52
Poem Title:
The Earl of Rochester's Answer to the foregoing Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Of a great heroine I mean to tell
Page No:
pp.52-54
Poem Title:
A Panegyrick upon Nelly.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Methinks I see our mighty monarch stand
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
The Royal Angler.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Methinks I see you newly risen
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
Portsmouth's Looking Glass.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Let ancients boast no more
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
Lais Junior: A Pindarick.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Nothing thou elder brother even to shade
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Upon Nothing.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Much wine had passed with grave discourse
Page No:
pp.60-64
Poem Title:
A Ramble in St. James's Park,
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
How Tallboy K- P- S- P- did contend
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
The Argument.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Say heaven born muse for only thou can'st tell
Page No:
pp.65-69
Poem Title:
Bath Intrigues.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Thou mighty princess lovely queen of holes
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
On the Charms of Hidden Treasure. A Paradox.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Too long the wise commons have been in debate
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On the Women about Town.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Twas when the sable mantle of the night
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
A Dream.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Why dost thou shade thy lovely face O why
Page No:
pp.71-73
Poem Title:
To his Mistress.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tell me abandoned miscreant prithee tell
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
To the Author of a Play called Sodom.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Between Father Patrick and his highness of late
Page No:
pp.74-75
Poem Title:
His Highness's Conversion by Father Patrick.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
If Rome can pardon sins as Romans hold
Page No:
pp.75-76
Poem Title:
On Rome's Pardons.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
At the sight of my Phillis from every part
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Farewell false woman know I'll ever be
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On a False Mistress.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
My dear mistress had a heart
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Room room for a blade of the town
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Sternhold and Hopkins had great qualms
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
Spoken Extempore to a Country Clerk after having heard him Sing Psalms.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
A knight delights in hardy deeds of arms
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
Acrostick.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
By heavens 'twas bravely done
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
Spoken Extempore, upon receiving a Fall at Whitehall-Gate, by attempting to kiss the Duchess of Cleveland as she was stepping out of her Chariot.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In all humility we crave
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
The Commons Petition to King Charles II.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tis the Arabian bird alone
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
The Encouragement.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Here lies our sovereign lord the king
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
The King's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The heavens carouse each day a cup
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Anacreontic.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Insulting beauty you misspend
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
O that I now could by some chymic art
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
The Wish.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
She was so exquisite a whore
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
Written under Nelly's Picture.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In a dark silent shady grove
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
Et Caetera. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Naked she lay clasped in my longing arms
Page No:
pp.82-84
Poem Title:
The Disappointment.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
One day the amorous Lysander
Page No:
pp.84-88
Poem Title:
The Insensible.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Whilst happy I triumphant stood
Page No:
pp.88-90
Poem Title:
On a Juniper-Tree cut down to make Busks.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
What Timon does old age begin to approach
Page No:
pp.91-95
Poem Title:
The Rehearsal. A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Since the sons of the muses grew numerous and loud
Page No:
pp.95-98
Poem Title:
A Session of the Poets.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
My goddess Lydia heavenly fair
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
A Lyrick Poem: In Imitation of Cornelius Gallus.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Sweet hyacinth my life my joy
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
Apollo's Grief, for having killed Hyacinth by Accident. An Imitation of Ovid.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Where is he gone whom I adore
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Woman was made man's sovereignty to own
Page No:
pp.100-101
Poem Title:
Woman's Usurpation.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
I rise at eleven I dine about two
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
The Debauchee.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Have you not in a chimney seen
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
The Maidenhead.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
How far are they deceived who hope in vain
Page No:
pp.102-103
Poem Title:
An Epistle from Ephelia to Bajazet complaining of his Inconstancy.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Madam | If you're deceived it is not by my cheat
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
A very Heroical Epistle in Answer to Ephelia.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Dreaming last night on Mrs Farley
Page No:
pp.105-107
Poem Title:
An Epistle from B. to E.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name / 'B.' identified as 'Lord Buckhurst, afterwards Earl of Dorset' in note on p.105.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Charles Sackville
First Line:
As crafty harlots use to shrink
Page No:
pp.107-109
Poem Title:
E---'s Answer.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name / 'E---' identified as Mr. Etherege, afterwards Sir George Etherege' in note on p.105.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
If I can guess the devil choke me
Page No:
pp.109-111
Poem Title:
The Second Epistle from B. to E.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name / 'B.' identified as 'Lord Buckhurst, afterwards Earl of Dorset' in note on p.105.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Charles Sackville
First Line:
So soft and amorously you write
Page No:
pp.111-113
Poem Title:
E---'s Answer.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name / 'E---' identified as Mr. Etherege, afterwards Sir George Etherege' in note on p.105.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Sir George Etherege
First Line:
Tired with the noisome follies of the age
Page No:
pp.113-119
Poem Title:
Rochester's Farewel.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
No longer blame those on the banks of Nile
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
A Riddle.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
Some Verses sent by a Friend to one who twice ventur'd his Carcase in Marriage.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
You ladies all of merry england
Page No:
pp.122-124
Poem Title:
Signior Dildoe.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The wit of Greece the gravity of Rome
Page No:
p.[124]
Poem Title:
Mr. Dryden's Character of the Earl of Roscomon.
Attribution:
John Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To the pale tyrant who to horrid graves
Page No:
p.[126]
Poem Title:
The Vision.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
From deepest dungeons of eternal night
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
The Ghost of the Old House of Commons, to the New one appointed to meet at Oxford, 1681.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Shame of my life disturber of my tomb
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
The Speech of Tom Ross's Ghost, to his Pupil, the Duke of Monmouth.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Winter thy cruelty extend
Page No:
pp.129-130
Poem Title:
Stanzas on a Young Lady who Sung finely, but was afraid of a Cold.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Thou happy creature art secure
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
On the Death of a Lady's Lap Dog.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Virtue dear friend needs no defence
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
An Imitation of Horace. Book I. Ode 22.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
The day of wrath that dreadful day
Page No:
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
On the Last Judgement.
Attribution:
Collected under Roscommon's name.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Tell me Dorinda why so gay
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
On the Countess of Dorchester, Mistress to King James the Second: Written in the Year 1680.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Come on ye critics find one fault who dare
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
To a Person of Honor, on his Incomparable Incomprehensible Poems.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Dolly's beauty and art
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
On Dolly Chamberlain, a Sempstress in the New Exchange.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Proud with the spoils of royal cully
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
On the Same.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Tarugo gave us wonder and delight
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
To Sir Thomas St. Serfe; on his Play called Tarugo Wiles: Or, the Coffee-House. A Comedy. Acted at the Duke of York's Theatre, 1668.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Many have been the vain attempts of wit
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Epilogue Spoken by Tartuffe.
Attribution:
Collected under the name of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Entreaty shall not serve nor violence
Page No:
pp.139-140
Poem Title:
Epilogue On the Revival of Ben Johnson's Play called, Every Man in his Humor.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Ah Chloris tis time to disarm your bright eyes
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
A Song to Chloris.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Methinks the poor town has been troubled too long
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
A Song on Black Bess.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
To all you ladies now at land
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
Song, Written at Sea, in the first Dutch War, 1665, the Night before an Engagement.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
I love as well as others do
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
A Mock Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Dorset's name
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Hear me dull prostitute worse than my wife
Page No:
pp.[145]-152
Poem Title:
Dryden's Satire to his Muse.
Attribution:
Written by the Lord Somers.
Attributed To:
John Somers
First Line:
Clasped in the arms of her I love
Page No:
pp.153-154
Poem Title:
The Injoyment.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Otway]
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
I did but look and love a while
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
The Inchantment.
Attribution:
By Mr. Otway.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
In ancient times as story tells
Page No:
pp.154-158
Poem Title:
Baucis and Philemon, Imitated from the Eight Book of Ovid.
Attribution:
By Jonathan Swift, D. D.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Cambray you set when heavenly love you write
Page No:
pp.159-162
Poem Title:
...Allusion to the Archbishop of Cambray's Telemachus. Written in the Year 1707.
Attribution:
The Duke of Devonshire's
Attributed To:
William Cavendish
First Line:
Of things in which mankind does most excel
Page No:
pp.163-172
Poem Title:
An Essay on Poetry.
Attribution:
By the Duke of Buckinghamshire.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Slow rising night had her black flag unfurled
Page No:
pp.172-174
Poem Title:
The Dream. Occasion'd by the Death of Q. Anne.
Attribution:
By Aaron Hill, Esq;
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
Twas one may morning when the clouds undrawn
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
The Wedding-Day.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Hill]
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
While in the mall my Celia shone
Page No:
pp.176-177
Poem Title:
The Gnat.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Hill]
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
Fair Susan did her wifehode well maintayne
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
Susannah and the two Elders. An Imitation of Chaucer.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
The modest stone that few marbles can
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mr. Fenton, 1730.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
When fair Susannah in a cool retreat
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
The same attempted in a modern stile.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Heaven meanly with the conqueror did comply
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Justly to name the better cause were hard
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Mr. Rowe.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
The gods and Cato did in this divide
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Stepney
Attributed To:
George Stepney
First Line:
The Gods espoused and crowned the victor's side
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Dr. Lockhart.
Attributed To:
Dr. Lockhart
First Line:
The gods were pleased to choose the conquering side
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Roscomon.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
The partial gods espoused the victor's side
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Translations of the following Verses from Lucan, Victrix Causa Diis placuit, sed Victa Catoni.
Attribution:
Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
Give me great God said I a little farm
Page No:
pp.180-182
Poem Title:
The Prospect, Written in the Chiosk at Pera, overlooking Constantinople, Dec 26, 1717.
Attribution:
By Lady Mary Wortley Montague.
Attributed To:
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu [nee Pierrepont]
First Line:
The man that's resolute and just
Page No:
pp.183-185
Poem Title:
Horace. Book III. Ode III. Imitated.
Attribution:
By William Walsh, Esq;
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
O born when heavens propitious deigned to smile
Page No:
pp.185-187
Poem Title:
Horace. Book IV. Ode V. Imitated. Addressed to his Grace the Duke of Marlborough, instead of Augustus, to whom it is dedicated in the Original.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She lay all naked in her bed
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
The Delusion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'll tell you how the rose did first grow red
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
To his Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O heaven's great wonders why did you bring to light
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
On a Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nay pish nay go away what will you fie
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Woman's Resistance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lowest shrubs have tops the ants have gall
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
True Love wants Rhetoric.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty be no more so coy
Page No:
pp.190-191
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hate me dear soul and say no more you love
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
To a Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let me sit always uppermost at board
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
The English Woman's Choice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Her for a mistress wou'd I fain enjoy
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
The Choice of a Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What means this strangeness now of late
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
To a coy Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To Silvia's room I unsuspected stole
Page No:
pp.194-195
Poem Title:
The Discovery.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ladies | To you I take the liberty
Page No:
p.[196]-197
Poem Title:
The Natural History Of The Arbor Vitae: Or The Tree of Life; verify'd. Addressed to the Ladies; [...] To the Fair Sex.
Attribution:
by a Member of a Society of Gardeners
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The invocation that we make
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
Argument
Attribution:
by a Member of a Society of Gardeners
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou god to whose great memory
Page No:
pp.198-203
Poem Title:
Arbor Vitae. Canto I.
Attribution:
by a Member of a Society of Gardeners
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beside the vulgar name they give
Page No:
pp.203-206
Poem Title:
Canto II.
Attribution:
By a Member of a Society of Gardeners.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The names and virtues next come under
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
Argument.
Attribution:
by a Member of a Society of Gardeners
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Such a sad tale prepare to hear
Page No:
pp.206-210
Poem Title:
Dildoides... Occasioned by Burning a Hogshead of those Commodities at Stocks-Market, in the Year 1672, pursuant to an Act of Parliament then made for the prohibiting of French Goods.
Attribution:
By Mr. Butler, Author of Hudibras.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
When nature once like Nile the -- overflows
Page No:
pp.211-220
Poem Title:
The Delights of Venus. Translated from Meursius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Was ever mortal man like me
Page No:
pp.221-222
Poem Title:
Lord Rochester Against His Whore-Pipe.
Attribution:
Lord Rochester
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
For standing -- we kind nature thank
Page No:
pp.222-223
Poem Title:
An Interlude. Actus I. Scene I. The Scene a Bed-Chamber. Enter Tarsander and Swivanthe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O all ye nymphs in lawless love's disport
Page No:
pp.222-227
Poem Title:
Footnotes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Against the charms our B---- have
Page No:
p.227
Poem Title:
Satyre on a Whore. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By all ye soft yet mighty powers
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
Advice to the Kind Ladies. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Quoth the duchess of Cl---- to Mrs Knight
Page No:
pp.228-229
Poem Title:
Mrs. Knight's Advise to the Duchess of Cl---land. Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In the fields of Lincoln's Inn
Page No:
pp.229-230
Poem Title:
The Insatiable.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vulcan contrive me such a cup
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
A Drinking Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas near the mighty senate house where lie
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
The Anniversary or Pious Memory of May 29, 1690.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed