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Whartoniana: or, miscellanies, in verse and prose. By the Wharton family, and several other persons of distinction. [ESTC T147514] [Vol I]

DMI number:
661
Publication Date:
1727
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T147514
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113465156
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 3170
Full Title:
[i]WHARTONIANA[/i]: | OR, | MISCELLANIES, | IN | [i]Verse[/i] and [i]Prose.[/i] | BY THE | [i]WHARTON[/i] FAMILY, | AND | Several other Persons of [i]Distinction.[/i] | [rule] | [i]Never before Published.[/i] | [rule] | VOLUME I. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. | (Price 5 [i]s.[/i])
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellany associated with group of poets
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
5 s.
Pagination:
[2] [i]-vii [1] [1]-185 [3]
Bibliographic details:
Separate poem title pages: 'The Tower' p.[185]; 'The Temple of Venus' p.[157]
Comments:
PLATES: Plate facing title page.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: Dedication to Richard Towne, M.D. signed E. Curll pp.[i]-vii; Publisher's advertisement [1p.] following dedication. BACK MATTER: Table of Contents [3pp.]
References:
Case 347(1)(a)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Letters to the Lady Wharton, And several other Persons of Distinction. [ESTC T147514] [Vol. II]
Publication Date:
1727
ESTC No:
T147514
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Title:
The Poetical Works of Philip, Late Duke of Wharton [ESTC T124621] [Vol. I]
Publication Date:
1731
ESTC No:
T124621
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
Edmund Curll
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedicatee:
Richard Towne
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
I've no ambition on their idle score
Page No:
vi-vii
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
'my Lord Rochester's Words, with some small Variation'
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Unhappy state of all things here below
Page No:
p.1-5
Poem Title:
The Bridge of Life.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The scenes are new and everything compact
Page No:
p.6-7
Poem Title:
Prologue spoken at Mr. Sheridan's School. Enter Scholar riding on an Ass.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir having nothing else to do
Page No:
p.8-12
Poem Title:
A Letter from the Quid Nuncs at St. James's Coffee-House, London, to their Brethren at Lucas's Coffee-House, in Dublin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under the notion of a play you see
Page No:
p.13-15
Poem Title:
Prologue to a Greek Play, intended to be spoken by a Boy of six Years old.
Attribution:
'Written by Mr. Sheridan.'
Attributed To:
Thomas Sheridan
First Line:
Ye sons of Athens grant me one request
Page No:
p.16-18
Poem Title:
Prologue to the Same, spoken by the Boy of six Years old.
Attribution:
'Written by Dean Swift.'
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
God prosper long our noble king
Page No:
p.19-26
Poem Title:
The Drinking Match. An Imitation of Chevy-Chace.
Attribution:
'By the Duke of Wharton.'
Attributed To:
Philip James Wharton
First Line:
In youth exalted high in air
Page No:
p.27-28
Poem Title:
A Riddle.
Attribution:
'By the Reverend Doctor Delany.'
Attributed To:
Patrick Delany
First Line:
Here lies a fine nymph of strong passions and parts
Page No:
p.29-30
Poem Title:
Epitaph. Designed for a Lady of Quality, as soon as she dies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis so old and so ugly and yet so convenient
Page No:
p.30-31
Poem Title:
On Gallstown-House.
Attribution:
'By Mr. Delany.'
Attributed To:
Patrick Delany
First Line:
Hibernia hard beset with gloomy cares
Page No:
p.32-35
Poem Title:
The Brazen Age Banished.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From a beggarly offspring from dunghill and dirt
Page No:
p.35 (i.e.36)-40
Poem Title:
No-body turn'd Some-body: Or, The fair Confession of M.D. Esq;
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye people of Ireland both country and city
Page No:
p.40-44
Poem Title:
A new Song on Wood's Half-pence.
Attribution:
'By Dean Swift.'
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Timely blossom infant fair
Page No:
p.45-46
Poem Title:
To Miss Charlotte Pulteney in her Mother's Arms.
Attribution:
By Ambrose Philips Esq;
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Dimply damsel sweetly smiling
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
To Miss Peggy Pulteney in the Nursery.
Attribution:
'By the Same' i.e. Ambrose Philips.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Weeping over thy sacred urn
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Earl of Halifax.
Attribution:
'By the Same.' i.e. Ambrose Philips.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Damon unhappy Damon sure
Page No:
p.49-52
Poem Title:
Damon's Case and Resolution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tom was a little merry Grig
Page No:
p.52-54
Poem Title:
Tom Pun-sibi Metamorphosed: Or, The Giber Gibed.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Should you want rhymes again for Graecum
Page No:
p.55-56
Poem Title:
To the Author of Tom Pun-sibi Metamorphosed.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Tom | Nor turkey fat nor goose in country hut
Page No:
p.57-60
Poem Title:
A Letter to Tom Pun-sibi. Occasioned by Reading his excellent Farce, called Alexander's Overthrow: Or, the Downfal of Babylon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This is to give notice I Tom the great scribbler
Page No:
p.61-63
Poem Title:
Tom Pun-sibi's Farewel to the Muses.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well Ralph however you're pleased to strive
Page No:
p.64-69
Poem Title:
Tom Pun-sibi's Resurrection disproved.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happiest of the spaniel race
Page No:
p.70-72
Poem Title:
Upon Rover, A Lady's Spaniel. Instructions to a Painter.
Attribution:
'By Dean Swift.'
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
From this small text the furious priest takes pains
Page No:
p.73-80
Poem Title:
The Poetical Preacher. Occasioned by Reading Monsieur Bayle's Commentary upon these Words, Compel them to come in, Luke xiv. 12.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye maidens fair pray draw nigh and hear
Page No:
p.81-82
Poem Title:
Io's Transformation into a Cow burlesqued.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sylvia says she loves not kissing
Page No:
p.83-84
Poem Title:
On a Lady's saying She hated Kissing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When beauty shines with a triumphant air
Page No:
p.93-126
Poem Title:
The Tower. A Poem.
Attribution:
Dedication signed 'Thomas Foxton'
Attributed To:
Thomas Foxton
First Line:
I sing not of the Draper's praise
Page No:
p.127-133
Poem Title:
An excellent New Song on his Grace the Arch-Bishop of Dublin.
Attribution:
'By Honest Jo. one of his Grace's Farmers in Fingal.' Footnote: 'Dean Swift.'
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Young Chloe flies me as a fawn
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
Out of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To all you sparkling Whigs at court
Page No:
p.135-137
Poem Title:
A New Ballad by a Lady. To the Tune of, To all You Ladies now at Land, &c.
Attribution:
by a Lady.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Liddy tell why in your arms dissolved
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
To Lydia on a Fop. In Imitation of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet blossom of as sweet a tree
Page No:
p.139-140
Poem Title:
On Miss Morrice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Venus from her sphere surveyed
Page No:
p.140-142
Poem Title:
On Lady Betty Herbert's Recovery from the Small-Pox.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Should some bright angel leave the sky
Page No:
p.143-144
Poem Title:
On Lady Margaret Herbert's forbidding any Body to come near Her, for fear she should infect them with the Small-Pox, from which She was just recovered.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your pen with Marlborough's sword is much the same
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, on his second Subscription for Homer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When mighty William his dear breath resigned
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
On the Salic-Law.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Whig he was bred but at length is turned Papist
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Wharton's renouncing the Protestant Religion.
Attribution:
'By the Same.' i.e. E. Curll
Attributed To:
Edmund Curll
First Line:
The Gartered honours Walpole you receive
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
On Sir Robert Walpole's being created a Knight of the Garter.
Attribution:
'By E. Curll, late Bookseller.'
Attributed To:
Edmund Curll
First Line:
Two virgins in the prime of life
Page No:
p.147-149
Poem Title:
The Magnifying Glass. A Tale.
Attribution:
Table of Contents adds 'by Major Pack.'
Attributed To:
Richardson Pack
First Line:
He needs no bows no warlike force
Page No:
p.150-152
Poem Title:
In Imitation of Horace's Integer Vitae.
Attribution:
'By Mr. Parsell.'
Attributed To:
Mr. Parsell
First Line:
Since Whiston and Woolston their shafts have let fly
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
On the revived Controversy of the Thundering Legion.
Attribution:
'By E. Curll, late Bookseller.'
Attributed To:
Edmund Curll
First Line:
The snow is gone again the ground
Page No:
p.153-154
Poem Title:
In Imitation of Horace's Diffugere Nives, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Corydon beneath a willow
Page No:
p.155-156
Poem Title:
A Song. Never before Printed.
Attribution:
By the late Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Say Maija's son by whose intriguing aid
Page No:
p.159-185
Poem Title:
The Temple of Venus. A Poem. In Five Cantos.
Attribution:
'By William Selbey, Esq;'
Attributed To:
William Selbey