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Three new poems, viz: Family duty, from Chaucer, moderniz'd; The curious wife, by Fenton; Buckingham-House, by the late Duke of Buckinghamshire [ESTC T196378]

DMI number:
511
Publication Date:
1721
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T196378
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB127618555
Shelfmark:
Folger - PR1217.T6 Cage [See also: BOD - Harding C 104 - imperfect copy]
Full Title:
THREE NEW | POEMS. | [i]VIZ[/i]. | I. FAMILY DUTY[i]:[/i] Or, the [i]Monk[/i] and the | [i]Merchant[/i]'[i]s Wife[/i]. Being the [i]Shipman[/i]'[i]s Tale[/i] from | CHAUCER. Moderniz'd. | II. The CURIOUS WIFE, a Tale devised | in the Manner of CHAUCER; By Mr. FENTON. | Moderniz'd. | III. BUCKINGHAM-HOUSE, a Poem, after | the Manner of Sir [i]John Denham[/i]'s [i]Cooper[/i]'s-[i]Hill.[/i] | With the Character of Queen [i]ANNE[/i]. Writ- | ten by his Grace the late Duke of [i]Buckingham- | shire[/i], upon her Majesty's Picture, with which she | presented him. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for E. CURLL, at the [i]Dial[/i] and [i]Bible,[/i] over against | [i]Catherine-street,[/i] in the [i]Strand[/i], 1721. [Price I [i]s.[/i]]
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 s.
Pagination:
[2], 1-24, [1], 2-37, [1] p.
Bibliographic details:
Folger PR1217.T6 Cage copy has ripped title page.
Comments:
Folger copy has Buckingham-House bound as first poem, then The Shipman's Tale (Family Duty in toc), then The Curious Wife. PAGINATION: [2] [1]-37, pp. BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: BOD copy and ECCO copy based upon it both imperfect: ESTC reports that 'O copy wanting the final 24p., i.e. ’Buckingham-House, a poem’. BOD copy/ECCO copy appears to have type missing from the title page: 'I.', 'II.', 'Print', 'Ca'. MISCELLANY GENRE: Miscellany of three new poems adapted in the style of Chaucer and Denham.
Related People
Publisher:
Edmund Curll
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for E. Curll': ESTC T196378
Author:
Elijah Fenton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Mr. Fenton' named on title page: ESTC T196378
Author:
Geoffrey Chaucer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
two poems listed on title page written 'in the Manner of Chaucer': ESTC T196378
Author:
John Markland
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
ESTC General note: ’Family duty’ and ’The curious wife’ are attributed to John Markland, and ’Buckingham-House’ is attributed to William Bond.
Author:
John Sheffield
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'the late Duke of Buckingham [in time of Queen Anne]': ESTC T196378
Author:
William Bond
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
ESTC General note: ’Family duty’ and ’The curious wife’ are attributed to John Markland, and ’Buckingham-House’ is attributed to William Bond.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Of that famed British structure fain I'd write
Page No:
pp.1-24
Poem Title:
BUCKINGHAM-HOUSE: A POEM.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilome a merchant at St Dennis lived
Page No:
pp.1-26
Poem Title:
The Shipman's Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There lived in Derby near the peak
Page No:
pp.27-37
Poem Title:
The Curious Wife. A Tale. In the Manner of Chaucer...Moderniz'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Fenton.
Attributed To:
Elijah Fenton