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Thoughts Moral and Divine [N26098]

DMI number:
1191
Publication Date:
1756
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
N26098
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW3320413782
Shelfmark:
BL 1560/1128
Full Title:
THOUGHTS | MORAL | AND | DIVINE; | Collected and intended for the better Instruc- | tion and Conduct of LIFE. | [Rule] | Dedicated by Permission | To the Right Hon. the Earl of POWIS, | BY | WELLINS CALCOTT, Gent. | [Rule] | [i]The righteous Man shall stand in great Boldness, before the Face | of such as have afflicted him.[/i] Wisdom of Solomon v. I. | [Epigraph: 4 lines] | [Double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for the AUTHOR, by E. OWEN, near | [i]Chancery-Lane, Holborn.[/i] | [Short rule] | M,DCC,LVI.
Epigraph:
[i]Aequam memento rebus in arduis | Servare mentem: Non secus in bonis | Ab insolenti temperatam | Laetitia.[/i] ---- HOR. lib. 2.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Contains bookplate of Thomas Fitzerherbert Esq. (1749) pp.xvii-xx (subscription list) are misbound.
Comments:
PAGINATION: [5], [vii]-xvi, xxi-xxiv, xvii-xx, [1]-289, [5] (pp.xvii-xx are misbound, pagination of p.22 and 23 swapped, pp.258-259 mispaginated 358-359). CONTENTS: Prose and verse arranged by subject.
Other matter:
Dedication 4pp. Subscription list pp.x-xxiv. Preface pp. vii-ix
Related People
Printer:
Edward Owen
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Author:
Wellins Calcott
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Since some with barefaced impudence deny
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pp.10-26
Poem Title:
The Anatomy of Atheism.
Attribution:
Archbishop Dawes
Attributed To:
Sir William Dawes
First Line:
He that commits a sin shall quickly find
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p.37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
by Creech.
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
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Content's the riches of the mind
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p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Not attributed
First Line:
Much will always wanting be
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p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hor. lib. 3 by Creech.
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
First Line:
When we are touched with some important ill
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p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Juv. by Harvey.
Attributed To:
Stephen Harvey
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Hence almost every crime nor do we find
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p.44
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Heaven from all creatures hides the book of fate
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p.46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
as Pope says,
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
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Long night will over all its darkness spread
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pp.49-50
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Cold death my heart invades my life doth fly
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p.50
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If fate so ordain
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p.52
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Fate's dark recesses we can never find
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p.66
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Through all its ages the whole world pretends
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p.70
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In trouble to be troubled
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p.79
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For no man lives who always happy is
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p.81
Poem Title:
[no title]
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A wit's a feather and a chief's a rod
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p.86
Poem Title:
[no title]
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our late celebrated Poet
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
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p.86
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Alas his knowledge is not worth a pin
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p.89
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Now the declining sun did downward bend
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pp.89-91
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[no title]
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First Line:
Death's steps are swift and yet no noise it makes
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p.112
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Great love thy empire over the world extends
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p.118
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The proverb holds that to be wise and love
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p.118
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But the false fruit
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p.122
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
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What signifies to man that he from heaven
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p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Whilst all the mute creation downward bend
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p.127
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
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Climb at court for me that will
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p.136
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[no title]
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Place me ye powers in some obscure retreat
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pp.136-137
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lord Lansdown
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
Endeavours bear a value more or less
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p.138
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Fortune made up of toys and impudence
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pp.142-143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
George Villiers
First Line:
A law eternal does decree
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p.146
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Ask for what end the heavenly bodies shine
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p.199
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
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Long have I viewed long have I thought
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pp.227-228
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Cruel revenge which still we find
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p.241
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[no title]
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Among the worst of cowards let him be named
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p.254
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[no title]
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I shunned with caution the officious tale
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p.268
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[no title]
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If I am belied shall I turn pale for this
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p.269
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[no title]
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Let men of others to speak ill forbear
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p.269
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[no title]
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And must I go and must I be no more
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pp.273-275
Poem Title:
The Complaint of Adam turned out of Paradise.
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Did sweeter sounds adorn my flowing tongue
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pp.275-277
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[no title]
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First Line:
Hail wedded love mysterious law true source
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pp.283-284
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
The following Lines of Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Wisdom's an evenness of soul
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p.286
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Consider man in every sphere
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p.289
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gay's Fables.
Attributed To:
John Gay