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The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset, the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c. [Vol I] [N35509]

DMI number:
1181
Aliases
Works of Rochester, Roscommon, etc.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1756
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
N35509
Shelfmark:
McGILL YP.R58
Full Title:
THE | WORKS | Of the EARLS of | ROCHESTER, | ROSCOMON, | AND | DORSET, | The DUKES of | DEVONSHIRE, | BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, &[i]c[/i]. | WITH | MEMOIRS of their LIVES. | [rule] | IN TWO VOLUMES. | [rule] | With ADDITIONS, and Adorned with CUTS. | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the Year, M.DCC.LVI.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse and Miscellany associated with group of poets
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
[1]-168pp.
Bibliographic details:
Plates: Frontispiece; engravings opposite p.30; p.50; p.68; p.129.
Comments:
Contents: Miscellany is split into sections: Poems by the Earl of Rochester in Volume I.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscomon, and Dorset, the Dukes of Devonshire, Buckinghamshire &c. [Vol II] [N35509]
Publication Date:
1756
ESTC No:
N35509
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
If I can guess the devil choke me
Page No:
Poem Title:
The Second Epistle from B. to E.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
To rack and torture thy unmeaning brain
Page No:
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As on his death bed gasping Strephon lay
Page No:
pp.44-45
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.45-47
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.48-49
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.50-56
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.57-60
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.60-61
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.62-63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Preserved by wonder in the oak O Charles
Page No:
pp.64-66
Poem Title:
A Satire which the King took out of his Pocket.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
I rise at eleven I dine about two
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
The Debauchee.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In the isle of Great Britain long since famous known
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
A Satire on the King, For which he was banished from 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.68-73
Poem Title:
Tunbridge-Wells. A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Have you not in a chimney seen
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
The Maidenhead.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Have you not seen the raging stormy main
Page No:
p.74
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.74-78
Poem Title:
The Happy Night.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Fruition was the question in debate
Page No:
pp.78-80
Poem Title:
The Imperfect Enjoyment.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Husband thou dull and unpitied miscreant
Page No:
pp.80-82
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.82-87
Poem Title:
The Restoration: 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.88-89
Poem Title:
The Young Statesman. A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Where is he gone whom I adore
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Pride lust ambition and the people's hate
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
On the Lord Chancellor Hyde.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tis the Arabian bird alone
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
The Encouragement.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Gentle reproofs have long been tried in vain
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
Prologue Against the Disturbers of the Pit.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
O that I now could by some chymic art
Page No:
p.91
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.91
Poem Title:
Written under Nelly's Picture.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
A knight delights in hardy deeds of arms
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
Acrostick.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
When Shakespeare Jonson Fletcher ruled the stage
Page No:
pp.93-96
Poem Title:
In Defence of Satire.
Attribution:
By Sir Carr Scroope.
Attributed To:
Sir Carr Scrope
First Line:
Sternhold and Hopkins had great qualms
Page No:
p.97
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:
Of a great heroine I mean to tell
Page No:
pp.98-100
Poem Title:
A Panegyrick upon Nelly.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In all humanity we crave
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
The Commons Petition to King Charles II.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Methinks I see our mighty monarch stand
Page No:
pp.101-102
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.102-104
Poem Title:
Portsmouth's Looking-Glass.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
By heavens 'twas bravely done
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
Spoken extempore, upon receiving a Fall at White-hall-gate, by attempting to kiss the Dutchess of Cleveland as she was stepping out of her Chariot.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Let ancients boast no more
Page No:
pp.104-105
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.106-107
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.108-112
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.112
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.112-116
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.117-118
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.118
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.119
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.119-121
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.121-123
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.123-124
Poem Title:
His Highnes's Conversation by Father Patrick.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Here lies our sovereign lord the king
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
The King's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
If Rome can pardon sins as Romans hold
Page No:
pp.124-125
Poem Title:
On Rome's Pardon.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Farewell false woman know I'll ever be
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
On a False Mistress.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
At the sight of my Phillis from every part
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
My dear mistress had a heart
Page No:
pp.126-127
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:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
In a dark silent shady grove
Page No:
pp.128-129
Poem Title:
Et Caetera. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Insulting beauty you misspend
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Naked she lay clasped in my open arms
Page No:
pp.129-131
Poem Title:
The Disappointment.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
One day the amorous Lysander
Page No:
pp.131-135
Poem Title:
The Insensible.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Whilst happy I triumphant stood
Page No:
pp.135-138
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.138-143
Poem Title:
The Rehearsal. A Satire.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The heavens carouse each day a cup
Page No:
pp.143-144
Poem Title:
Anacreontic.
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.144-147
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.147
Poem Title:
A Lyrick Poem: In Imitation of Cornelius Gallius.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Sweet hyacinth my life my joy
Page No:
p.148
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:
Woman was made man's sovereignty to own
Page No:
pp.148-150
Poem Title:
Woman's Usurpation.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
How far are they deceived who hope in vain
Page No:
pp.150-151
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.152-153
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.154-156
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 p. 153.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
Charles Sackville
First Line:
As crafty harlots use to shrink
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
E—'s Answer.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
So soft and amorously you write
Page No:
pp.160-162
Poem Title:
E—'s Answer.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tired with the noisome follies of the age
Page No:
pp.162-168
Poem Title:
Rochester's Farewell.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot