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A collection of scarce curious and valuable pieces [T128607] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1353
Publication Date:
1773
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T128607
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW124607881
Shelfmark:
ECCO BOD BL
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF| SCARCE, CURIOUS AND VALUABLE | PIECES, | Both in VERSE and PROSE; | Chiefly selected | From the fugitive Productions | OF | The most eminent Wits of the | present Age. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | EDINBURGH: | Printed by W. RUDDIMAN. | [rule] | M, DCC, LXXIII.
Epigraph:
ridentem dicere verum Quid vetat
Place of Publication:
Edinubrgh
Format:
Unknown
Comments:
Contents: miscellany contains a mix of prose and verse.
Other matter:
pp.i-ii. adversitment. pp. iii.
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A collection of scarce curious and valuable pieces [T123793] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1785
ESTC No:
T123793
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
When learning grew to such a head
Page No:
pp.1-80
Poem Title:
Rodondo; or the State Jugglers; In three Cantos.
Attribution:
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First Line:
If to a human face sir James should draw
Page No:
pp.81-112
Poem Title:
The Art of Politics, in imitation of Horace's Art of Poetry
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First Line:
Should some strange poet in his piece affect
Page No:
pp.113-130
Poem Title:
The Art of Preaching; in Imitation of Horace's Art of Poetry
Attribution:
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First Line:
In the smooth dance to move with graceful mien
Page No:
pp.207-??
Poem Title:
The Art of Dancing. A Poem. Inscribed to Right Honourable Lady Fanny Fielding.
Attribution:
Written by S.J. Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If some great artist in whose works conspire
Page No:
pp.241-268
Poem Title:
Harlequin-Horace; or the Art of Modern Poetry
Attribution:
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First Line:
Will virtue frown Severus on our way
Page No:
pp.275-280
Poem Title:
Dialogue I. A Defence of Angling.
Attribution:
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First Line:
We fled Piscator to the trees in vain
Page No:
pp.280-284
Poem Title:
Dialogue II. Some General Rules of the Sport.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Me no pleasure shall enamour
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
The Angler's Song
Attribution:
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First Line:
The seasons surely in these northern climes
Page No:
pp.286-291
Poem Title:
Dialogue III. Angling for Trout.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Our labour Lepidus is ill repayed
Page No:
pp.292-300
Poem Title:
Dialogue IV. Angling for Perch.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Brother awake prevent the chiding day
Page No:
pp.300-306
Poem Title:
Dialogue V. Carp.
Attribution:
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First Line:
This lonesome dale these shaggy hills which lean
Page No:
pp.307-312
Poem Title:
Dialogue VI. Mixed Angling.
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First Line:
High noon invites my friends come sit and eat
Page No:
pp.312-322
Poem Title:
Dialogue VII. Trowling for Pike.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The sun now wheeling through the fisher's sign
Page No:
pp.322-334
Poem Title:
Dialogue VIII. Fishing for Pike with Lay-Hooks
Attribution:
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First Line:
Hail to the sage who from his native store
Page No:
p.357
Poem Title:
From my much Honoured Friend at Heldelville
Attribution:
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First Line:
Once on a time in merry mood
Page No:
pp.358-359
Poem Title:
The Original of Punning, from Plato's Symposiacs, by the Author.
Attribution:
'By the Author' i.e. 'Tom Pun-sibi.'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had I ten thousand mouths and tongues
Page No:
p.360
Poem Title:
Upon the Author
Attribution:
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First Line:
All men of mirth and sense admire and love
Page No:
p.367
Poem Title:
Et alibi
Attribution:
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First Line:
He's the king of mirth that slily cheats our sense
Page No:
p.368
Poem Title:
Ex Lucano
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
If these can't keep your ladies quiet
Page No:
p.377
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Vide Roscom.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Thus puppies that adore the dark
Page No:
p.383
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Whoever he be that to a taste aspires
Page No:
pp.391-406
Poem Title:
The Man of Taste
Attribution:
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First Line:
As genius virtue reputation
Page No:
pp.410-412
Poem Title:
Genius, Virtue, and Reputation. A Fable. From Mons. De La Motte, Book 5 Fable 6.
Attribution:
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