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Wit and Drollery [R209633]

DMI number:
1778
Publication Date:
1656
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R209633
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:99868498
Shelfmark:
EEBO
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse, Collection of comic verse, and Collection of songs
Format:
Octavo
Content/Publication
First Line:
No I protest not that I wish the gaines
Page No:
pp. 1-3
Poem Title:
The Preface to that most elaborate piece of Poetry entitled Penelope Ulysses.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
James Smith
First Line:
O all you clapstick spirits of the Sphears
Page No:
pp. 3-5
Poem Title:
Here endeth the Preface, and now beginneth the Book.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
James Smith
First Line:
Of all the trades that ever I see
Page No:
pp. 6-10
Poem Title:
SONG
Attribution:
Attributed To:
James Smith
First Line:
Beat on proud Billowes Boreas Blow
Page No:
pp. 11-14
Poem Title:
Loyalty confin'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir Roger L'Estrange
First Line:
Is this your Loadstone then that must attract
Page No:
pp. 15-17
Poem Title:
On Ben Johnsons Play called Magnetick Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Alexander Gill
First Line:
Shall the prosperity of a pardon still
Page No:
pp. 17-18
Poem Title:
Ben: Johnson's Answer to Dr. Gill
Attribution:
Ben: Johnson
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
It cannot move thy friend firm Ben that he
Page No:
p. 18
Poem Title:
Mr. Townsends Verses to Ben Johnsons, in answer to an Abusive Copie, crying down his Magnetick Lady.
Attribution:
Mr. Townsend
Attributed To:
Zouch Townley
First Line:
Here lies black Luce that Pick-hatch drab
Page No:
p. 19
Poem Title:
On Luce Morgan a Common-Whore. EPIGRAM.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In this cold Monument lyes one
Page No:
pp. 20-21
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on a Whore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh love whose power and might
Page No:
pp. 21-23
Poem Title:
A mock-song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your Letter I receiv'd
Page No:
pp. 24-25
Poem Title:
The Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I have the fairest non-perel
Page No:
pp. 26-29
Poem Title:
In praise of his Mistresses beauty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When young folkes first begin to love
Page No:
pp. 29-30
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We sea men are the honest boys
Page No:
pp. 31-32
Poem Title:
A Song of the Sea-Men and Land-soldiers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My dear and onely love take heed
Page No:
pp. 33-34
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
James Graham
First Line:
When Phoebus address'd his course to the West
Page No:
pp. 35-36
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Courted a Lasse my folly was the cause of her disdaining
Page No:
p. 37
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If you'l but hear me I shall tell
Page No:
pp. 37-39
Poem Title:
Upon my Lord Mayors day, being put off by reason of the Plague.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Out upon it I have lov'd three whole dayes together
Page No:
p. 40
Poem Title:
A Song by Sir John Suckling.
Attribution:
Sir John Suckling.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Say but did you love so long in sooth I needs must blame ye
Page No:
p. 41
Poem Title:
The Answer
Attribution:
by the same Author.
Attributed To:
Sir Toby Matthews
First Line:
Jove lay thy Majesty aside and wonder
Page No:
p. 42
Poem Title:
Upon an old Scold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Art thou the Phoenix I could rather swear
Page No:
p. 43
Poem Title:
On a deformed old Woman (whorish) whom one was pleased to call the Phoenix.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'le tell thee Jack thou'st given the King
Page No:
pp. 44-45
Poem Title:
Upon Sir John Suckling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'le tell thee foole who e're thou be
Page No:
pp. 46-47
Poem Title:
Sir John Suckling's Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
My haire is grown rude and Gally's bridge broke down
Page No:
pp. 48-49
Poem Title:
A Gentleman on his being trim'd by a Cobler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jack Wiseman brags his very name
Page No:
p. 49
Poem Title:
On Jack Wiseman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love blind who saies so tis a lye
Page No:
p. 50
Poem Title:
Love blinde, a Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'Th' non-age of the Morn we got up
Page No:
pp. 51-53
Poem Title:
The Anglers Song.
Attribution:
J.N.
Attributed To:
J. N.
First Line:
She lay all naked in her bed
Page No:
pp. 54-57
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Full forty times over I have strived to win
Page No:
pp. 58-60
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Rich Bawdybrowne
First Line:
Wee'l go no more to Tunbridge wells
Page No:
pp. 60-62
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Story strange I will unfold
Page No:
pp. 63-65
Poem Title:
Of banishing the Ladies out of Town.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What heat of learning kindled you desire
Page No:
pp. 65-66 [105-106]
Poem Title:
Upon the burning of a Petty School... T.R.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
T. R.
First Line:
Helpe helpe you undertakers all
Page No:
pp. 66-68 [106-108]
Poem Title:
Upon the fall of Wisbech Bridge.
Attribution:
T.R.
Attributed To:
T. R.
First Line:
Tis not your vertues make you to refuse me
Page No:
p. 66
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lay that sulley Garland by thee
Page No:
pp. 67-68
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cast that Ivy Garland from thee
Page No:
pp. 68-69
Poem Title:
An Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lament Lament you Scholars all
Page No:
pp. 68-70 [108-110]
Poem Title:
Upon the fall of the Miter in Cambridge.
Attribution:
T.R.
Attributed To:
Thomas Randolph
First Line:
Go you tame Gallants you that have the name
Page No:
pp. 70-75 [110-115]
Poem Title:
A match at Cock-fighting.
Attribution:
T.R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No mans love fiery passions can approve
Page No:
pp. 70-71
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Ayton
First Line:
Deare Castodoris let me rise
Page No:
pp. 72-73
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty and love once fell at odds
Page No:
pp. 74-75
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When ise came first to London town
Page No:
pp. 75-78
Poem Title:
A North Countrey Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lo precious Rules are here made comon
Page No:
pp. 76-91 [116-131]
Poem Title:
On the praise of fat Men.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We ask not Ben what's the design did raise
Page No:
pp. 79-80
Poem Title:
Verses written over the Chair of Ben: Johnson, now remaining at Robert Wilsons, at the signe of Johnson's head in the Strand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now Town-wit saith to witty friend
Page No:
pp. 80-84[86]
Poem Title:
The long Vacation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pox take Mistris I'le be gone
Page No:
pp. 84[86]-88
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Had a Love and she was chast
Page No:
p. 89 [91]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I pray thee drunkard get thee gone
Page No:
pp. 89-89[91]
Poem Title:
The Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Priest there was of Wellis
Page No:
p. 92
Poem Title:
Upon a Priest that lyes buried in Wells.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here once my Princesse when we first did meet
Page No:
pp. 92-93 [132-133]
Poem Title:
On the print of a Ladies foot, cut on the Leades of Kings Colledge Chappel, where before she had fallen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There was an old Lad rode on an old pad
Page No:
pp. 92 [94]-96
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Vertue was a Countrey maid
Page No:
p. 92
Poem Title:
A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Do I want torture then that I
Page No:
pp. 93-95 [133-135]
Poem Title:
To a Lady commanding him to write a defiance to Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Right Worshipfull Frank
Page No:
p. 93
Poem Title:
A Scholers answer to one that sent to borrow his Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam pardon me whilst I
Page No:
pp. 95-96 [135-136]
Poem Title:
To a Lady on a fall, in which she had almost discovered more then all the World besides could shew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Masters and friends and good people draw near
Page No:
pp. 97-99
Poem Title:
A Song. To the Tune of Packingtons Pound.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
The weapon Salve as some they say have found
Page No:
p. 97 [137]
Poem Title:
On a knife that cut a Ladies finger.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bring me Raviliac who does defie
Page No:
pp. 98-99 [138-139]
Poem Title:
A Description of the miseries of a moneylesse Pocket.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How is't nine Taylors make a man up when
Page No:
pp. 100-102 [140-142]
Poem Title:
On a London Talyor who spoiled a Commencement Gowne in the making.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Williams
First Line:
In Cheapside famous for Gold and Plate
Page No:
pp. 100-102
Poem Title:
To the Tune of I waile in woe, I plunge in paine: OR, LABANDOLA shot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let others sing of heads and some of cups
Page No:
pp. 102-103 [142-143]
Poem Title:
On a Bile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Herry Vintner
First Line:
Ladyes here I doe present you
Page No:
pp. 103-104
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why faire vow-breaker hath thy sin thought fit
Page No:
pp. 103-107 [143-147]
Poem Title:
To a Gentlewoman from her formerly betrothed, but diserted servant, he being invted to the celebration of her Nuptials.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
J. Vaughan
First Line:
Ladies whose marble hearts despise
Page No:
pp. 107-108 [147-148]
Poem Title:
Cupides Holyday.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What is't that fans my fancies thus
Page No:
pp. 108-110 [148-150]
Poem Title:
To his Whore who askt money of him.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ile go no more to the New Exchange
Page No:
pp. 110-112 [150-152]
Poem Title:
On the Souldiers walking in the New Exchange to affront the Ladies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why should we not laugh and be jolly
Page No:
pp. 112-114 [152-154]
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Alexander Brome
First Line:
Bright Cynthia scornes alone to weare hornes
Page No:
pp. 114-116 [154-156]
Poem Title:
The hornes a Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Beggar got a baliff
Page No:
pp. 116-118 [156-158]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hate me deare soule and say no more you love
Page No:
p. 119 [159]
Poem Title:
To his Mistrisse denying him to lie with her.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hold hoopes and hinges burst not I beseech
Page No:
pp. 120-122 [160-162]
Poem Title:
Upon a Christmas Dinner in a Prison.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Prethee sweet heart grant me my desire
Page No:
pp. 123-124 [163-164]
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou dost deny me cause thou art a wife
Page No:
p. 125 [165]
Poem Title:
Solicitation to a married Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From forth the Elizian feilds
Page No:
pp. 126-127 [166-167]
Poem Title:
Tom of Bedlam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir Egley More that Valiant Knight
Page No:
pp. 128-130 [168-170]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
As Cupid took his bow and bolt
Page No:
pp. 131-132 [171-172]
Poem Title:
Cupid and the Clown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir Francis Sir Francis Sir Francis his son
Page No:
p. 133 [173]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Thou that sleepst like Pig in straw
Page No:
p. 134 [174]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant
First Line:
None but my selfe my heart doe keep
Page No:
p. 135 [175]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Andrew and Maudlin Rebecca and Will
Page No:
pp. 136-138 [176-178]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas D'Urfey
First Line:
Dame Learning of late is fled the Land
Page No:
pp. 138-142 [178-182]
Poem Title:
The Reform'd University.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In a Melancholy study
Page No:
pp. 143-146 [183-186]
Poem Title:
The shiftlesse Student.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Wild
First Line:
Now Scholers looke unto it
Page No:
pp. 146-151 [186-191]
Poem Title:
The Townsmen's Petition to the King that Cambridge might be made a City.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The up-land people are full of thoughts
Page No:
pp. 152-153 [192-193]
Poem Title:
The draining of the Fennes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh that my Lungs could bleat like butter'd pease
Page No:
pp. 153-154 [193-194]
Poem Title:
Nonsense.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whenas the Chilehe Rocko blowes
Page No:
pp. 154-155 [194-195]
Poem Title:
In praise of Ale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You that do sitting stand to see our Play
Page No:
pp. 155-156 [195-196]
Poem Title:
A Bull Prologue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There is a Bush fit for the once
Page No:
p. 155 [195]
Poem Title:
A Ridle of a Goosbery.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be blithe Fopdodles for my Author knows
Page No:
p. 156 [196]
Poem Title:
Another Prologue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Bucksteed
First Line:
He that wrot this Play ne'er made Play before
Page No:
p. 156
Poem Title:
[196] An Epilogue upon the honest Lawyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If she be fair I fear the rest
Page No:
p. 157 [197]
Poem Title:
A Resolution not to Marry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who ever loves if he do not propose
Page No:
pp. 157-160 [197-200]
Poem Title:
Loves Progresse... J.D.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Donne