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Wits Recreations [S120256]

DMI number:
1783
Publication Date:
1640
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
S120256
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:99855455
Shelfmark:
EEBO
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse and Collection of comic verse
Format:
Octavo
Content/Publication
First Line:
Battus doth bragge he hath a world of bookes
Page No:
pp. [1-2]
Poem Title:
2 On Battus
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Excuse me Reader though I now and than
Page No:
p. [1]
Poem Title:
1 To the Reader.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a Vagrant person whom our lawes
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p. [1]
Poem Title:
1 On a travelling beggar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So long the Mason wrought on other's walles
Page No:
p. [1]
Poem Title:
2 On a Mason.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Munsey
First Line:
How dearly doth the simple husband buy
Page No:
pp. [2-3]
Poem Title:
5 On a woman's will.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
I pray thee Battus adde unto thy store
Page No:
p. [2]
Poem Title:
3 On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
The gramer Schoole a long time taught I have
Page No:
p. [2]
Poem Title:
4 Of a Schoolemaster.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though death the Dyer colour-lesse hath made
Page No:
p. [2]
Poem Title:
3 On a Dyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Virgill of Mars and ruthfull wars did treat
Page No:
[p. 2]
Poem Title:
4 An evill age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Joseph Martyn
First Line:
Now thou hast Heaven for merit but 'tis strange
Page No:
pp. [3-4]
Poem Title:
6 On a youth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poetus with fine sonnets painteth forth
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p. [3]
Poem Title:
8 Of Poetus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Renowned Spencer lye a thought more nigh
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p. [3]
Poem Title:
5 On William Shake-speare.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Basse
First Line:
Thou say'st these verses are rude ragged rough
Page No:
p. [3]
Poem Title:
6 To a verse reader.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Were I to choose a Captain I would than
Page No:
p. [3]
Poem Title:
7 Of a Judge.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Base tyrant thus to assaile one tyr'd
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p. [4]
Poem Title:
8 On a Foot-boy that dyed with overmuch running.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Geta from wool and weaving first began
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p. [4]
Poem Title:
11 In Getam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
I have no veine in verse but if I could
Page No:
p. 4
Poem Title:
7 On Prince Henry
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Senhouse
First Line:
Pray wrong not late-coyn'd give the man his right
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p. [4]
Poem Title:
9 Of and up-start.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wit once thou said'st was worth thy weight in gold
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p. [4]
Poem Title:
10 As Clodium.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fimus is coach'd and for his farther grace
Page No:
p. [5]
Poem Title:
12 In Fimum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Freeman
First Line:
Grammarians talk of times past and hereafter
Page No:
p. [5]
Poem Title:
15 Atheists pastimes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Owen
First Line:
He that such carriage store was wont to have
Page No:
p. [5]
Poem Title:
10 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Hobson lyes prest with a heavy loade
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p. [5]
Poem Title:
11 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hobson what's out of sight is out of mind
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p. [5]
Poem Title:
9 On Hobson the Carrier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hobson's not dead but Charles the Northerne swain
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p. [5]
Poem Title:
12 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Monsieur Albanus new invested is
Page No:
p. [5]
Poem Title:
13 Asperum nimis condimentum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Singular sins and plurall we commit
Page No:
p. [5]
Poem Title:
14 Gender and number.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Behold here lyes a scalded pate quite bare
Page No:
p. [6]
Poem Title:
13 On a treacherous Warrener.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Don Lollus brags he comes of noble blood
Page No:
p. [6]
Poem Title:
17 On a braggadocio
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If learning will beseem a Courtier well
Page No:
p. [6]
Poem Title:
16 To Sr. John Suckling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Life is the Road to death & death Heavens gate must be
Page No:
p. [6]
Poem Title:
14 On a faire Damosell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
March with his winds hath strucke a Cedar tall
Page No:
pp. [6-7]
Poem Title:
16 On Queene Anne, who dyed in March, was kept all Aprill, and buried in May.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet-tongued Ovid though strange tales he told
Page No:
pp. [6-7]
Poem Title:
18 To Mr. George Sands.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This nimble footman ran away from death
Page No:
p. [6]
Poem Title:
15 On a Foot-man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Here is laid a July-flow'r
Page No:
p. [7]
Poem Title:
18 On a child of two yeeres old, being borne and dying in July.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'le cut it down I swear by this same hand
Page No:
pp. [7-8]
Poem Title:
21 On apump [sic] stopt with stones.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like bird of prey
Page No:
pp. [7-8]
Poem Title:
29 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some have high mountaines of Parian stone
Page No:
p. [7]
Poem Title:
17 Justus Lipsius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy Muse is chaste and thy Castara too
Page No:
p. [7]
Poem Title:
19 To Mr. William Habbington on his Castara, a Poem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twin-stars of poetry whom we justly may
Page No:
p. [7]
Poem Title:
20 To Mr. Francis Beaumont and Mr. John Fletcher gent.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A zealous Lock-smith dy'd of late
Page No:
pp. [8-9]
Poem Title:
22 On a Lock-smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death at a Coblers doore oft made a stand
Page No:
p. [8]
Poem Title:
21 On a Cobler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Brathwaite
First Line:
That flesh is grasse
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p. [8]
Poem Title:
20 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou Ghost of Homer 'twere no fault to call
Page No:
p. [8]
Poem Title:
24 To Mr. George Chapman on his Translation of Homers works into English meeter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou still art mutring Aulus in mine eare
Page No:
p. [8]
Poem Title:
23 In Aulam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Here lyes Dick Pinner O ungentle death
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
24 On Dick Pinner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the Collier Jenkin Dashes
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
23 On a Collier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Paul what my cloak doth hide thou fain wouldst kno
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
28 In Paulum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Round Robyn's gone & this grave doth inclos
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
26 On Robyn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
Shake-speare we must be silent in thy praise
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
25 To Mr. William Shake-spear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou darling ot the Muses for we may
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
27 To Mr. Thomas Randolph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tilenus 'cause th'art old fly not the field
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
26 Ad Tilenum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With happie stars he sure is blest
Page No:
p. [9]
Poem Title:
25 On M. Thomas Best.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
Death without warning was as bold as briefe
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
30 On a Miller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes Dicke Freema
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
29 On blind and deafe Dicke Freeman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes John Cofferer and takes his rest
Page No:
p. 10
Poem Title:
28 On John Cofferer
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Momus thou say'st our verses are but toyes
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
31 Ad Momum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Proud and foolish so it come to passe
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
27 On Proud Tygeras.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader thou see'st how pale these papers look
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
30 Ad Lectorem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
That death is but a sleep I not den
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
29 Of sleep and death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thraso goes lame with a blow he did receive
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
32 On Thraso.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When news doth come if any would discusse
Page No:
p. [10]
Poem Title:
33 News.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
A theefe arested and in custody
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
36 Of a theefe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Good reader blesse thee be assur'd
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
32 On a Sack-sucker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Half of your book is to an index grown
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
38 Ad Scriptorem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Here lyes one dead under this marble stone
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
33 On a Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hic jacet ille qui centies & mille
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
31 On a disagreeing couple.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Motion brings heat and thus we see it prov'
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
37 Of motion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Rufus had robb'd his host and being put to it
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
34 Of Rufus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
When Marcus fail'd a borrowed sum to pay
Page No:
p. [11]
Poem Title:
35 Of Marcus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Death to this Wrestler gave a fine fall
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
34 On a Westler.[sic]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here to a period is the Scrievener come
Page No:
pp. [12-13]
Poem Title:
36 On a Scrivener.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Munsey
First Line:
Here's Death intterred that liv'd by bread
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
35 On John Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Man's like the earth his hair like grasse is grown
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
40 Man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Thou son of Mercury whose fluent tongue
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
42 To Mr. Thomas May.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well my mans life be likened to a way
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
41 Vita via.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Why do wee seek & saile abroad to find
Page No:
p. [12]
Poem Title:
39 Domina Margarita Sandis: Anagramma. Anne domi das Margaritas?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
Drawer with thee now even is thy wine
Page No:
p. [13]
Poem Title:
46 On a Drawer drunk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Harpax gave to the poor all by his will
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p. [13]
Poem Title:
43 On Harpax.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How might his dayes end that made weekes or hee
Page No:
p. [13]
Poem Title:
37 On a Chandler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I wonder time's so swift when as I see
Page No:
p. [13]
Poem Title:
47 Upon the weights of a clock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature in this small volume was about
Page No:
pp. [13-14]
Poem Title:
38 On a young gentle-woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Browne
First Line:
Sextus doth wish his wife in heaven wer
Page No:
p. [13]
Poem Title:
44 On Sextus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Th'hast whipped our vices shrewdly and we may
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p. [13]
Poem Title:
45 To Mr. George Wythers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Because I am not of a Giant's stature
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p. [14]
Poem Title:
49 On Cynna.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Facetious Middleton thy witty Muse
Page No:
p. [14]
Poem Title:
48 To Mr. Thomas Middleton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell stout Iron-side not all thine art
Page No:
pp. [14-15]
Poem Title:
41 On a Smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Munsey
First Line:
He first deceased she a little try'
Page No:
p. [14]
Poem Title:
40 On a Lady dying quickly after her husband
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir Henry Wotton
First Line:
How all our votes are for thee Shirly come
Page No:
p. [14]
Poem Title:
50 To Mr. James Shirly on his Comedy viz. the yong Admirall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The reeling world turn'd poet made a play
Page No:
p. [14]
Poem Title:
39 On an Infant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alastrus hath nor coyn nor spirit nor wit
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p. [15]
Poem Title:
51 On Alastrus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Apollo's Messenger who doth impart
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p. [15]
Poem Title:
53 To Mr. Philip Massinger.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celsus doth love himself Celsus is wise
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p. [15]
Poem Title:
54 On Celsus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Into this world as stranger to an Inne
Page No:
p. [15]
Poem Title:
43 On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jerusalems curse is not fulfill'd in mee
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p. [15]
Poem Title:
42 On Mr. Stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Stone
First Line:
When I am sick not else thou com'st to see me
Page No:
p. [15]
Poem Title:
55 On Candidus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Within a fleece of silent waters drowned
Page No:
pp. [15-16]
Poem Title:
44 On a man drown'd in the snow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Browne
First Line:
You call my verses toyes th'are so 'tis true
Page No:
p. [15]
Poem Title:
52 On Macer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Because thou followst some great Peer at Court
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p. [16]
Poem Title:
57 On Paulus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If e're the Muses did admire that well
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p. [16]
Poem Title:
56 To Mr. John Ford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In natur's law 'tis a plaine case to dye
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p. [16]
Poem Title:
45 On Prince Henry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Strotzo doth weare no ring upon his hand
Page No:
pp. [16-17]
Poem Title:
59 On a cowardly Souldier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
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First Line:
Thou hast writ much and art admir'd by those
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p. [16]
Poem Title:
58 To Mr. Thomas Heywood.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A froward shrew being blam'd because she show'd
Page No:
pp. [17-18]
Poem Title:
62 On a Shrew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cornuto is not jealous of his wife
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p. [17]
Poem Title:
61 On Cornuto.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Forbeare friend t'unclaspe this booke
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p. [17]
Poem Title:
47 On a Scholler.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes one Strange no Pagan Turke nor Jew
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p. [17]
Poem Title:
46 On Mr. Strange.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The body which within this earth is laid
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p. [17]
Poem Title:
48 On a young woman.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When first I heard the Turkish Emperours speak
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p. [17]
Poem Title:
60 To Mr. Thomas Goffe on his tragedies.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
A fly out of his glasse a guest did take
Page No:
pp. [18-19]
Poem Title:
65 On a fly in a glasse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fond youth I wonder why thou didst intend
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p. [18]
Poem Title:
63 On a youth married to an old woman.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Good passenger here lyes one here
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p. [18]
Poem Title:
50 On a lyar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He lives with God none can deny
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p. [18]
Poem Title:
51 On a Dyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
Here Brawne the quondam begger lyes
Page No:
p. [18]
Poem Title:
49 On Brawne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
Here lyes I wot a little star
Page No:
pp. [18-19]
Poem Title:
52 On a Candle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With greater grief non doth death entertain
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p. [18]
Poem Title:
64 On a dying Usurer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A smooth fac'd youth was wedded to an old
Page No:
p. [19]
Poem Title:
67 Auri-sacra fames-quia'non?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes the chandlers chiefest say
Page No:
p. [19]
Poem Title:
53 Another.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
If that Collimus any thing do lend
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p. [19]
Poem Title:
66 On Collimus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What great revenews Sextus doth possesse
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p. [19]
Poem Title:
68 On Sextus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who soonest dies lives long enough
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p. [19]
Poem Title:
54 On M.R.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Against a post a scholler chanc'd to strike
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p. [20]
Poem Title:
69 Good wits jump.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
It is not I that dye I doe but leave an Inne
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p. [20]
Poem Title:
55 On an Inne-keeper.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Crashaw
Sir Philip Sidney
First Line:
It seems that Masks do women much disgrace
Page No:
p. [20]
Poem Title:
70 On Womens Maskes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Lepidus married somewhile to a shrew
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p. [20]
Poem Title:
71 On Lepidus and his wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whom seeke ye sirs Old Hobson fye upon
Page No:
p. [20]
Poem Title:
56 On Hobson the Carrier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Nicholas Burghe
First Line:
A child and dead alas how could it come
Page No:
p. [21]
Poem Title:
On a Child
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Freeman
First Line:
Celsus to please himselfe a book hath writ
Page No:
p. [21]
Poem Title:
73 On Celsus his works.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death came to see thy trickes and cut in twain
Page No:
p. [21]
Poem Title:
58 On Iuggler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If gentlenesse could tame the fates or wit
Page No:
p. [21]
Poem Title:
57 On Bolus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Corbett
First Line:
Softly tread this earth upon
Page No:
p. [21]
Poem Title:
60 On a Clowne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The burnt child dreads the fire if this it true
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p. [21]
Poem Title:
72 Upon a pair of Tongs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Devill was once deceived by a fryar
Page No:
pp. [21-22]
Poem Title:
74 The Devill and the Fryar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Although thy neighbour have a hansom horse
Page No:
p. [22]
Poem Title:
76 Of Charidemus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aske me not Phillis why I do refuse
Page No:
p. [22]
Poem Title:
75 To Phillis.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Clytus the barber doth occasion fly
Page No:
p. [22]
Poem Title:
77 Of Clytus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had Rome but heard her worthies speak so high
Page No:
p. [8] 22
Poem Title:
To Mr. Benjamin Johnson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes Sir Horatio Palavozeene
Page No:
p. [22]
Poem Title:
62 On SIr Horatio Palavozeene.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes the fathers hope the mothers joy
Page No:
pp. [22-23]
Poem Title:
63 On an onely child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As carefull nurses on their beds doe lay
Page No:
p. [23]
Poem Title:
64 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
At supper-time will Poutus visit me
Page No:
pp. [23-24]
Poem Title:
81 To Ponticus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be not offended at our sad complaint
Page No:
p. [23]
Poem Title:
65 On a Musitian.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Did he dye young oh no it could not be
Page No:
pp. [23-24]
Poem Title:
66 On Prince Henry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Rowley
First Line:
I wonder'd Comptulus how thy long hair
Page No:
p. [23]
Poem Title:
79 On Comptulus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In building of his house Gellius hath spent
Page No:
p. [23]
Poem Title:
80 On Gellius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come hither read my gentle friend
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
67 On a Cobler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Could hee forget his death that ev'ry houre
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
69 On a Gard'ner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Do is my name and here I lye
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
68 On Master Doe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is no juice pleasing but the grapes is none
Page No:
pp. [24-25]
Poem Title:
85 On beere.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou never supp'st abroad Onellus true
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
83 On Onellus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What lofty verses Celus writes it is
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
82 On a Pot-poet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What must we then on muddy tap-lash swill
Page No:
p. [24]
Poem Title:
84 On Wine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Spanish Souldier in the Indian war
Page No:
pp. [25-26]
Poem Title:
88 On a valiant Souldier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Taylour is a thiefe a Sergeant is wors
Page No:
p. [25]
Poem Title:
71 On Taylour a Sergeant, kill'd by a Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ccilius boasts his verses worthy bee
Page No:
p. [25]
Poem Title:
86 On a vaunting Poetaster.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He was and is see then where lyes the odds
Page No:
p. [25]
Poem Title:
70 On Edmund Spencer, poet laureat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Hugh Holland
First Line:
If Philos none but those are dead doe praise
Page No:
p. [25]
Poem Title:
87 On Philos.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here worthy of a better chest
Page No:
pp. [26-27]
Poem Title:
76 On Maste Stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Zouche
First Line:
In this marble-casket lyes
Page No:
p. [26]
Poem Title:
75 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
George Morley
First Line:
The drunkard while he liv'd would say
Page No:
p. [26]
Poem Title:
73 On a Drunkard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those verses which thou mad'st I did condemn
Page No:
p. [26]
Poem Title:
90 On Paulus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tread softly passenger for here doth lie
Page No:
p. [26]
Poem Title:
74 On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why doth the world repute Aurispa learn'd
Page No:
p. [26]
Poem Title:
89 On Aurispa.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold Don Phoebus in yon shady grove
Page No:
p. [27]
Poem Title:
93 On a land-skip in the lid of his Mrs. Virginals.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If Alexander thought the world but small
Page No:
p. [27]
Poem Title:
91 On Alexander the great.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If vertue's alwaies in thy mouth how ca
Page No:
p. [27]
Poem Title:
92 On a vertuous talker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Surpriz'd by griefe and sicknesse here I lye
Page No:
pp. [27-28]
Poem Title:
78 On a young man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone of marble fair
Page No:
p. [27]
Poem Title:
77 On Master Aire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Lewis
First Line:
A glittering gallant from a prauncing steed
Page No:
pp. [28-29]
Poem Title:
97 On a gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A good wife once a bed of Organs set
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
94 Upon pigs devouring a bed of a penny-royall commonly called Organs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fusous was councell'd if he would preserve
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
96 On sore eyes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go adde this verse to Goad's herse
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
81 On Master Goad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Matthew Wren
First Line:
Some doe for anguish weepe for anger I
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
80 On a Scholler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The influence of the stars are known to thee
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
95 On a fortune-teller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who would live in others breath
Page No:
p. [28]
Poem Title:
79 On Master Sand's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Hallowed be the Sabboath
Page No:
p. [29]
Poem Title:
82 On Master Munday.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lye wee reader canst thou not admire
Page No:
p. [29]
Poem Title:
83 On the two Littletons who were drowned at Oxford. 1636.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes a wife was chaste a mothers blest
Page No:
p. [29]
Poem Title:
84 On a Matron.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lollus by night awak'd heard theeves about
Page No:
p. [29]
Poem Title:
99 On an empty house.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two wives th'hast buried and another wed
Page No:
p. [29]
Poem Title:
98 On an inevitable Cuckold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Corsus in campe when as he mates betook
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
100 On a bragging coward.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Faire Phillis is to churlish Prisous wed
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
102 On an unequall paire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That death should thus from hence our Butler catch
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
86 On a Butler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Thy nose no man wipe Proclus unlesse
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
101 On a great nose.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Uxor cast a parens f_lix matrona pudica
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
85 In Latine thus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When I was young in warres I shed my blood
Page No:
p. [30]
Poem Title:
87 On a Souldier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Know you why Lollus changeth every day
Page No:
p. [31]
Poem Title:
103 On a changeable raiment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Linus met Thusous on the burse by chance
Page No:
p. [31]
Poem Title:
104 On the ensuring office.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Loe here I lye roll'd up like th'Indian weede
Page No:
p. [31]
Poem Title:
88 On a Tobacconist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Pyne
First Line:
No Epitaphs neede make the just man fam'd
Page No:
p. [31]
Poem Title:
94 [89] On Master Thomas Allen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To god his country and the poor he had
Page No:
p. [31]
Poem Title:
89 On Master Cooke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Burton
First Line:
Barossa boasts his pedigree although
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
106 On Barossa.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Clodius great cheer for supper doth prepare
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
107 On Clodius Albinus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who would write an Epitaph
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
92 On Isabella a Curtezan
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes a Taylour in this ditch
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
91 On a Taylour who dy'd of the stitch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes John Dumbello
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
92 On a dumbe fellow dying of the collicke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
Sleep William sleep she that thine eyes did clos
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
90 On a Printer whose wife was lame.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world's a court we are the bals wherein
Page No:
p. [32]
Poem Title:
105 On a Tennis-court haunter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aser hath sold his land and bought a horse
Page No:
p. [33]
Poem Title:
108 On Aser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death did not kill unjustly this good-man
Page No:
p. [33]
Poem Title:
95 On M. Christopher Lawson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Hobson lies amongst his many betters
Page No:
pp. [33-34]
Poem Title:
96 On Hobson the Carrier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
In briefe to speake thy praise let this suffice
Page No:
p. [33]
Poem Title:
94 On a vertuous wife, viz. Susanna wife to Mr. William Horsenell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That poetry is good and pleasing thou dost cry
Page No:
p. [33]
Poem Title:
110 To Lycus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou do'st complaine poets have no reward
Page No:
p. [33]
Poem Title:
109 On Balbulus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Admire not youth despise not age althoug
Page No:
p. [34]
Poem Title:
114 Age and Youth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At length by worke of wond'rous fate
Page No:
pp. [34-35]
Poem Title:
99 On a Porter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Harpax doth praise my book I lately writ
Page No:
p. [34]
Poem Title:
112 Of one praising my book.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes puried under these stones
Page No:
p. [34]
Poem Title:
97 On a Welshman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The way to hell is easie th'other day
Page No:
p. [34]
Poem Title:
113 Facilis discensus averni.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou hast compos'd a book which neither age
Page No:
[p. 34]
Poem Title:
111 On Charismus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Upon the fifth day of November
Page No:
p. [34]
Poem Title:
98 On M. Pricke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Brathwaite
First Line:
Borne at the first to bring another forth
Page No:
p. [35]
Poem Title:
101 On a Lady dying in Child-bed.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Brathwaite
First Line:
Here lyes an honest Carter yet no clowne
Page No:
p. [35]
Poem Title:
100 On M. Carter, burnt by the great powder-mischance in Finsbury.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Loe where he shineth yonder
Page No:
pp. [35-36]
Poem Title:
102 On Prince Henry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Hugh Holland
First Line:
Orus sold wine and then Tobacco now
Page No:
p. [35]
Poem Title:
115 On Orus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tobacco hurts the braine phisicians say
Page No:
p. [35]
Poem Title:
117 On Acerra.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who private lives lives well no wonder then
Page No:
pp. [35-36]
Poem Title:
118 On Briso.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Women are books and men the readers be
Page No:
p. [35]
Poem Title:
116 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hyperbole of worth should wit suggest
Page No:
p. [36]
Poem Title:
120 To his Mistris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If spite be pleas'd when as her object's dead
Page No:
p. [36]
Poem Title:
14 [104] On Sir Walter Rawleygh.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader I liv'd enquire no more
Page No:
p. [36]
Poem Title:
10 [103] Upon one, who dy'd in prison.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who but the halfe of this neat picture drew
Page No:
p. [36]
Poem Title:
119 On the King of Swedens picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Art thou great Ben or the revived ghost
Page No:
pp. [37-38]
Poem Title:
122 The Theefe's replie.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Drop mournful eyes your pearly-trick'ling teares
Page No:
p. [37]
Poem Title:
105 On Doctour Hacket's wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fly villaine hence or be thy coate of steele
Page No:
p. [37]
Poem Title:
121 B.J. answer to a thiefe bidding him stand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Man's life is like a new tunn'd caske they say
Page No:
p. [37]
Poem Title:
107 [106] On Waddham Colledge Butler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dearest thy twin'd haires are not threds of gold
Page No:
pp. [38-39]
Poem Title:
124 To his Mistris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
Doth William Coale lye here henceforth be stale
Page No:
p. [38]
Poem Title:
109 On William Coale an Ale-house-keeper, at Coaton neere Cambridge.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fairest Clarinda she whom truth cals faire
Page No:
p. [38]
Poem Title:
123 Upon Clarinda begging a lock of her lovers haire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here biting Aretyne lyes buried
Page No:
p. [38]
Poem Title:
108 On Aratyne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes a Horse who dyed but
Page No:
p. [38]
Poem Title:
107 On a Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Exit Burbage
Page No:
p. [39]
Poem Title:
111 On Richard Burbage a famous Actour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lyes Leygh who vext with a shrewd wife
Page No:
p. [39]
Poem Title:
110 On one Andrew Leygh who was vext with a shred wife, in his life-time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I saw faire Flora take the aire
Page No:
pp. [39-40]
Poem Title:
126 On his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Humphrey Hyde
First Line:
If earth doth never change nor move
Page No:
p. [39]
Poem Title:
125 The Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Father digg'd a pit and in it left
Page No:
pp. [39-40]
Poem Title:
112 On an Infant unborne, the Mother dying in travell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Jay
First Line:
Do thou consider this small dust
Page No:
p. [40]
Poem Title:
127 On an houre glasse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Little Cupid enter in and heat
Page No:
p. [40]
Poem Title:
128 on the picture of Cupid in a jewell worn by his Mrs. on her breast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay mortall stay remove not from this tombe
Page No:
p. [40]
Poem Title:
113 In quendam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Within this ground sir Philip Sydney lyes
Page No:
p. [40]
Poem Title:
114 On Sir Philip Sidney.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Lord Edward Herbert
First Line:
All dainty meates I do defie
Page No:
pp. [41-42]
Poem Title:
131 On a Tobacconist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cupid hath by his sly and subtill art
Page No:
p. [41]
Poem Title:
130 On Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
King's Queens Men's Virgin's eyes
Page No:
pp. [41-42]
Poem Title:
116 On Q Elizabeth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Nicholas Burghe
First Line:
Man's life's a game at tables and he may
Page No:
p. [41]
Poem Title:
115 Upon Iohn Crop, who dyed by taking a vomit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When first I saw thee thou didst sweetly play
Page No:
p. [41]
Poem Title:
129 On his Mistris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Finis and Bonum are converted s
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
119 On a Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hee that can reade a sigh and spell a tears
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
118 On a learned Noble man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Lewis
First Line:
I hate a lie and yet a lye did run
Page No:
pp. [42-43]
Poem Title:
135 On a beloved lye.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If mans flesh be like swines as it is said
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
132 On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature's Idea phisicks rare perfection
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
124 [134] On Tobacco.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader let a stone thee tell
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
117 On a vertuous youth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tom I commend thee above all I know
Page No:
p. [42]
Poem Title:
133 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Death with her talons havng seas'd this prey
Page No:
p. [43]
Poem Title:
121 On a Faulconer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Doe pious Marble let thy Readers know
Page No:
p. [43]
Poem Title:
120 On Mr. Mychael Drayton buried in Westminster, Ad marmor Tumulj.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Quarles
First Line:
Fare-well stout hott-spur now the battail's done
Page No:
pp. [43-44]
Poem Title:
122 On a Cocke-master.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lucas long haire down to his shoulders weares
Page No:
p. [43]
Poem Title:
137 On long haire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
The Crab of the wood
Page No:
p. [43]
Poem Title:
138 A Crab's Restorative.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye powers above and heavenly pole
Page No:
p. [43]
Poem Title:
136 On Button a Sexton, making a grave.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A dying latinist of great renown
Page No:
p. [44]
Poem Title:
139 On Justus Lypsius who bequeathed his gown to the Virgin Mary
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Am I an instrument to make you sport
Page No:
pp. [44-45]
Poem Title:
140 On a fidle-stick.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Knew'st thou whose these ashes were
Page No:
p. [44-45]
Poem Title:
125 On M. Washington, page to the Prince.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Lewis
First Line:
Oh cruell death that stopt the view
Page No:
p. [44]
Poem Title:
124 Vpon Hodge Pue's Father.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The poore the world the heavens & the grav
Page No:
p. [44]
Poem Title:
123 On a pious benefactour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I saw my fortune goe before
Page No:
p. [45]
Poem Title:
141 On hopes of preferment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If adverse fortune bring to passe
Page No:
p. [45]
Poem Title:
142 Sorte tu'a contentus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world expects Swede's monumentall stone
Page No:
pp. [45-48]
Poem Title:
126 On Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For hundred-thousands Matho plays
Page No:
p. [46]
Poem Title:
145 On a Gamester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ninety two yeares the world as yet shall stand
Page No:
p. [46]
Poem Title:
143 On a pretender to prophecy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Poets only thou dost praise
Page No:
p. [46]
Poem Title:
144 Mart. lib 8 epigr. 69.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir Drake whom well the world's end knew
Page No:
pp. [46-47]
Poem Title:
146 On Fr. Drake.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One of the witty sort of gentlemen
Page No:
p. [47]
Poem Title:
147 B.J. approbation of a copy of verses.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The angry Father hearing that his childe
Page No:
pp. [47-8]
Poem Title:
148 On a gentleman that married an heire privately at the Tower.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A gentleman not in malice nor disgrace
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pp. [48-49]
Poem Title:
149 A Gentlemans satisfaction for spitting in anothers face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The little man by th'other mans vain-glory
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p. [49]
Poem Title:
150 On a little Gentleman and one Mr. Story.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There was a time a difference began
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pp. [49-50]
Poem Title:
151 On a Welshman and an Englishman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
The souldier fights well and with good regard
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p. [50]
Poem Title:
152 On a Souldier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We praise the faire and our inventions wrack
Page No:
pp. [50-51]
Poem Title:
153 On a faire Gentlewoman whose name was Brown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
Garret and his friends Chambers havng done
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p. [51]
Poem Title:
154 On Garret and Chambers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two gentlemen did to a Tavern come
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pp. [51-52]
Poem Title:
155 On the word untollerable.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is't possible that thou my book hast bought
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p. [52]
Poem Title:
156 Ad Lectorem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Posthumus not the last of many more
Page No:
pp. 52-53
Poem Title:
157 Suum cuique pulchrum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A Welshman and an Englishman disputed
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p. [53]
Poem Title:
160 Saltem videretur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Draccus his head is highly by him born
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p. [53]
Poem Title:
159 As proud as witlesse Draccus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
In matters great to will it doth suffice
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p. [53]
Poem Title:
158 In magnis voluisse sat est.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Goe catch a star that's falling from the skye
Page No:
p. [54]
Poem Title:
161 On womens inconstancy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweetest faire be not too cruell
Page No:
pp. [54-55]
Poem Title:
163 To his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why sure these necessary harmes were fram'd
Page No:
p. [54]
Poem Title:
162 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Good sir if you will shew the best of your skill
Page No:
p. [55]
Poem Title:
164 How to choose a wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My love and I for kisses play'd
Page No:
p. [55]
Poem Title:
165 On his Mistris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
She that will eate her breakfast in her bed
Page No:
p. [56]
Poem Title:
166 On a proud Mayde.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Matthew Mainwaring
First Line:
Time eateth all things could the Poets say
Page No:
p. [56]
Poem Title:
168 Tempus edax rerum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Weep no more sigh nor groane
Page No:
p. [56]
Poem Title:
167 Satis est quod sufficit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Fletcher
First Line:
Bradus the smith hath often sworn and sed
Page No:
p. [57]
Poem Title:
171 On Bed keeping.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Commit thy ship unto the wind
Page No:
p. [57]
Poem Title:
168 [169] Of women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Morcho for hast was married in the night
Page No:
p. [57]
Poem Title:
170 On Morcho.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She seems not won yet won she is at length
Page No:
p. [57]
Poem Title:
169 On a coy woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Christopher Marlowe
First Line:
Fraternus' opinions show his reason wea
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p. [58]
Poem Title:
173 On Fraternus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One walking in the street a winters night
Page No:
p. [58]
Poem Title:
172 On a man stealing a candle from a lanthern.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Molle
First Line:
The fencing Gaules in pride and gallant vaunt
Page No:
p. [58]
Poem Title:
174 On a french fencer, that challeng'd Church an English fencer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Davison
First Line:
I want a quill out of an Angels wing
Page No:
p. [59]
Poem Title:
176 On Musique.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Times great consumer cause of idlenes
Page No:
p. [59]
Poem Title:
177 On Tobacco.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two falling out into a ditch they fell
Page No:
p. [59]
Poem Title:
175 On two striving together.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Celia's face a question did arise
Page No:
pp. [60-61]
Poem Title:
179 On C?_lia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
When Jove within a little glasse survay'd
Page No:
p. [60]
Poem Title:
178 Claudianus de Sphæra Archimedis. ['F.W.']
Attribution:
Attributed To:
F. W.
First Line:
Age is deformed youth unkind
Page No:
p. [61]
Poem Title:
112 [182] Youth and Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
I saw fair Chloris walk alone
Page No:
p. [61]
Poem Title:
180 On Chloris walking in the snow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
Thee to invite the great God sent his star
Page No:
[pp21-22] '60' [61] On Queene Anne.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Children fondly blab truth & fools their brother
Page No:
p. [62]
Poem Title:
185 A disparity.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Owen
First Line:
Loquax to hold thy tongue would do thee wrong
Page No:
p. [62]
Poem Title:
183 To Loquax.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lives of men seem in two seas to swim
Page No:
p. [62]
Poem Title:
184 Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou speakest ill not to give men their dues
Page No:
p. [62]
Poem Title:
186 To Maledict.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To weep oft still to flatter sometimes spin
Page No:
p. [62]
Poem Title:
187 Womens properties.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Content is all we ayme at with our store
Page No:
p. [63]
Poem Title:
191 Content.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not mirth nor care alone but inter-wreathed
Page No:
p. [63]
Poem Title:
188 Interpone tuis &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Paphus was marry'd all in haste
Page No:
p. [63]
Poem Title:
192 Fast and loose.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poet and pot differ but in a letter
Page No:
p. [63]
Poem Title:
190 Pot-Poets.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When women weep in their dissembling art
Page No:
p. [63] .
Poem Title:
189 Womens teares.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
A double gelding Gervase did provide
Page No:
p. [64]
Poem Title:
On Gervase.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
Tortus accus'd to lye to fawn to flatter
Page No:
p. [64]
Poem Title:
194 Tortus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
Honors met age and seeking where to rest
Page No:
p. [65]
Poem Title:
195 ANNAGRAMS. Thomas Egerton. 1 anagr. Honors met age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
That with this Epigram thy deeds agree
Page No:
p. [65]
Poem Title:
197 Christopher Lindall, 3 anagr. I offer, lend Christ all.
Attribution:
Christopher Lindall
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
When perils I by land and sea had past
Page No:
p. [65]
Poem Title:
196 On Captaine John, Came-age 2 anagr. Age-came.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Ashmore
First Line:
I ne're will credit any powerfull fate
Page No:
p. [66]
Poem Title:
199 On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That Spencer liveth none can ignorant be
Page No:
p. [66]
Poem Title:
200 Phineas Fletcher. 5 anagr. Hath Spencer life? Or Spencer hath life.
Attribution:
Phineas Fletcher.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy actions friend declare thy noble mind
Page No:
p. [66]
Poem Title:
198 John Rysdon. 4 anagr. In honors dy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Honors are faire but fading flowers which give
Page No:
pp. [67-68]
Poem Title:
204 My blisse on earth's little.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The common way to wound mens hearts I shun
Page No:
p. [67]
Poem Title:
203 I shall smite no ill brest.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The safest conduct to the port of blisse
Page No:
p. [67]
Poem Title:
201 Mrs. Elizabeth Noell 6 anagr. holinesse be still my star.
Attribution:
Mrs. Elizabeth Noell
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world's a lottry full of various chances
Page No:
p. [67]
Poem Title:
202 My lot is blisse eternall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though fortune frowns and fate suppres my will
Page No:
p. [68]
Poem Title:
205 See my heart is still noble.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A begger once exceeding poore
Page No:
pp. [69-70]
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I hold as faith
Page No:
p. [70]
Poem Title:
209 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
There was a man bespake a thing
Page No:
pp. [70-71]
Poem Title:
210 Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A womans love is like a Syrian flower
Page No:
p. [71]
Poem Title:
213 On womans love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A young cooke marri'd upon Sunday last
Page No:
p. [71]
Poem Title:
214 On Cooke a cuckold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What's this that's spilt 'tis clarret wine
Page No:
p. [71]
Poem Title:
212 On Clarret wine spilt.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Woman's the centre and the lines are men
Page No:
p. [71]
Poem Title:
211 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A fitter match then this could not have bin
Page No:
p. [72]
Poem Title:
215 A Butcher marrying a tanners daughter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
Cupid no wonder was not cloath'd of old
Page No:
p. [72]
Poem Title:
216 On Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Faire I love thee yet I cannot sue
Page No:
p. [72]
Poem Title:
217 A plain sutor to his love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Christopher Marlowe
First Line:
In my conceit sir John you were to blame
Page No:
p. [72]
Poem Title:
219 On a farmer knighted.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This dolefull musique of impartiall death
Page No:
p. [72]
Poem Title:
218 On a passing bell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where Drake first found there last he lost his fame
Page No:
[p25] 71 [72]
Poem Title:
On Sir Francis Drake, drowned.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A rich old man loving a faire yong lasse
Page No:
p. [73]
Poem Title:
221 On an old man doating on a yong wench.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Excellent Mrs brighter than the moon
Page No:
p. [73]
Poem Title:
222 Clownish Court-ship.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pallas the offspring of Jove's braine
Page No:
p. [73]
Poem Title:
220 On Pallas and Bacchus birth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Maddam I love and love to doe
Page No:
p. [74]
Poem Title:
225 His answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Donne
First Line:
Say not you love unlesse you doe
Page No:
p. [74]
Poem Title:
224 Her answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Donne
Sir Walter Ralegh [Raleigh]
First Line:
Tell her I love and is she aske how well
Page No:
p. [74]
Poem Title:
223 A Gentleman to his love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Donne
First Line:
The way to make a welshman think on blisse
Page No:
p. [74]
Poem Title:
226 On a Welshman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Taylor
First Line:
A Welshman comming late into an Inn
Page No:
p. [75]
Poem Title:
230 On a Welshman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If thou the best of women didst forgo
Page No:
p. [75]
Poem Title:
228 To a friend on the losse of his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rosa is faire but not a proper woman
Page No:
p. [75]
Poem Title:
229 On a whore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
That every thing we do might vaine appeare
Page No:
p. [75]
Poem Title:
227 The vanity of man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By fraud the Merchant Julius takes a pelfe
Page No:
p. [76]
Poem Title:
234 On Julius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'll thrives that haplesse family that showes
Page No:
p. [76]
Poem Title:
231 On men and women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Quarles
First Line:
Linus told me of verses that he made
Page No:
p. [76]
Poem Title:
232 On Linus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Freeman
First Line:
What is the reason of God-dam-me's band
Page No:
p. [76]
Poem Title:
233 On a litle diminutive band.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An old man sitting at a Christmas feast
Page No:
pp. [77-78]
Poem Title:
238 A witty passage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cornutus call'd his wife both whore and slut
Page No:
p. [77]
Poem Title:
237 In Cornutum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Many men this present age dispraise
Page No:
p. [77]
Poem Title:
236 Upon Conscience.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some that their wives may neat and cleanely go
Page No:
p. [77]
Poem Title:
235 On fine apparell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
A pudding hath two ends you lye my brother
Page No:
p. [78]
Poem Title:
241 Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Balbus a verse on Venus boy doth scan
Page No:
p. 78
Poem Title:
On Balbus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The end is all and in the end the praise of all depends
Page No:
p. [78]
Poem Title:
240 On a pudding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
The first of all our sex came from the side of ma
Page No:
p. [78]
Poem Title:
239 A new married Bride.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A louse no reason hath to deal so ill
Page No:
p. [79]
Poem Title:
245 On a louse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Loe here's the bride and here's the tree
Page No:
p. [79]
Poem Title:
243 On a man whose choice was to be hang'd or married.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Most maids resemble Eve now in their lives
Page No:
p. [79]
Poem Title:
242 On maydes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Were women as little as they are good
Page No:
p. [79]
Poem Title:
244 Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Courtier proud walking along the street
Page No:
p. [80]
Poem Title:
246 A Courtier and a Scholler meeting.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are women Saints no Saints and yet no devils
Page No:
p. [80]
Poem Title:
248 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I took the wall one rudely thrust me by
Page No:
p. [80]
Poem Title:
247 Cede majoribus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
A man of late did his fair daughter bring
Page No:
p. [82]
Poem Title:
249 On a Musitian and his Scholler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A question 'tis why women weare a fall
Page No:
p. [82]
Poem Title:
250 Why women weare a fall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Priscus hath been a traveller for why
Page No:
p. [82]
Poem Title:
251 Foras expertus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A courtier kind in speech curst in condition
Page No:
p. [83]
Poem Title:
254 Detus quod meritum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
John Harrington
First Line:
Gluto at meales is never heard to talk
Page No:
pp. [83-84]
Poem Title:
255 [untitled]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I muse why Venus hath such fiery holes
Page No:
p. [83]
Poem Title:
253 On Venus and Vulcan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Liber is late set up and wanteth custome
Page No:
p. [83]
Poem Title:
252 Liber too wary to thrive.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Bartus being bid to supper to a Lord
Page No:
p. [84]
Poem Title:
256 Sorte tua contentus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Piso hath stoln a silver bole in jest
Page No:
p. [84]
Poem Title:
257 Fovent perjuria furtum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Ventus doth promise much but still doth breake
Page No:
p. [84]
Poem Title:
258 The promise breaker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Aske Ficus how his lucke at dicing goes
Page No:
p. [85]
Poem Title:
261 Non cessat perdre lusor.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Bat bids you swell with envy till you burst
Page No:
p. [85]
Poem Title:
259 Nummos & dæmona jungit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Paulus a pamphlet doth in prose present
Page No:
p. [85]
Poem Title:
260 Nil gratum ratione carens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Hidrus the horse-courses that cunning mate
Page No:
p. [86]
Poem Title:
262 Volucrem suc decipit auceps.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
How base hath sin made man to feare a thing
Page No:
pp. [86-87]
Poem Title:
265 On Death.
Attribution:
'L.M.'
Attributed To:
L. M.
First Line:
Nor lesse meant Promus when that vow he made
Page No:
p. [86]
Poem Title:
263 Perdat qui caveat emptor.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Susan's well sped and weares a velvet hood
Page No:
p. [86]
Poem Title:
264 Virescit vulnere Venus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Of woods of plaines of hils and vales
Page No:
p. [87]
Poem Title:
266 On a rich country Gentleman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward Lewkenor
First Line:
Shall I tell you how the rose at first grew red
Page No:
p. [87]
Poem Title:
267 On his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
W. S.
William Baker
First Line:
Think not deare love that I'll reveal
Page No:
pp. [87-88]
Poem Title:
268 To his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
Pray tell me Ben where doth the mistery lurke
Page No:
p. [88]
Poem Title:
269 To Mr. Ben Johnson demanding the reason why he call'd his playes works.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The authors friend thus for the author sayes
Page No:
p. [88]
Poem Title:
270 Thus answer'd by a friend in Mr. Johnson's defence.
Attribution:
by a friend
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be not agriev'd my humerous lines afford
Page No:
p. [89]
Poem Title:
272 Ad Aristarchum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
The sweetest flower in the summers prime
Page No:
p. [89]
Poem Title:
271 Tempus edax rerum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou send'st to me a heart was Crown'd
Page No:
pp. [89-90]
Poem Title:
273 To his Mrs
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Ayton
First Line:
I'le gaze no more on that bewitched face
Page No:
p. [90]
Poem Title:
274 On a charming beauty
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
Octavius lying at the point of death
Page No:
p. [91]
Poem Title:
278 In Octavium.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Patrons are latrons then by this
Page No:
p. [91]
Poem Title:
275 Covetous persons.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Two Schollers late appointed for the field
Page No:
p. [91]
Poem Title:
277 Non verbera sed verba.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Who hath time hath life that he denies
Page No:
p. [91]
Poem Title:
276 On a dyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Dosse riding forth the wind was very big
Page No:
p. [92]
Poem Title:
280 In Dossum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In bed a yong man with his old wife lay
Page No:
p. [92]
Poem Title:
279 Of letting.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jenkin a welsh man that had suites in law
Page No:
pp. [92-93]
Poem Title:
281 Post dulcia finis amarus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Fine Minca lisping yea and no forsooth
Page No:
p. [93]
Poem Title:
282 In Mincam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kind Katherine to her husband kist these words
Page No:
p. [93]
Poem Title:
283 Femin?_ ludificantur viros.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A Dane a Spaniard a Polonian
Page No:
pp. [94-95]
Poem Title:
287 A conference.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A jealous merchant that a saylor met
Page No:
p. [94]
Poem Title:
Tunc tua res agitur
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Clitus with clients is well customed
Page No:
p. [94]
Poem Title:
285 Præseat videri quam esse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tusser they tell me when thou wert alive
Page No:
p. [94]
Poem Title:
284 Ad Tusserum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Peacham
First Line:
Marcus is not a hypocrite and why
Page No:
p. [95]
Poem Title:
288 In Marcum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Rich men their wealth as children rattles keep
Page No:
p. [95]
Poem Title:
291 In divites.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sextus halfe salv'd his credit with a jest
Page No:
p. [95]
Poem Title:
289 Quid non verba suadeant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Sith time flyes fast away his fastest flight
Page No:
p. [95]
Poem Title:
290 Stupid Binus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Rich friends 'gainst poore to anger still are prone
Page No:
p. [96]
Poem Title:
294 In divites iracundos.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Martial
First Line:
Thou swearest I bowle as well as most men doe
Page No:
p. [96]
Poem Title:
293 To Vellius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What furi's this his foe whilst Fannius flyes
Page No:
p. [96]
Poem Title:
292 In Fannium.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Martial
First Line:
When Crassus in his office was instal'd
Page No:
p. [96]
Poem Title:
295 Clericus absque libro.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Before I knew what might belong to war
Page No:
p. [97]
Poem Title:
297 Loves Lunacy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Joseph Martyn
First Line:
Coqum with hunger pennilesse constrain'd
Page No:
p. [97]
Poem Title:
296 Durum telum necessitas.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A strange contention being lately had
Page No:
p. [98]
Poem Title:
300 Suum cuique.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thine old frinds thou forgot'st having got wealt
Page No:
p. [98]
Poem Title:
299 To an upstart.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Your lips faire Lady if't be not too much
Page No:
p. [98]
Poem Title:
298 So his Mrs.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Crsus of all things loveth not to buy
Page No:
p. [99]
Poem Title:
301 Similis doctrina libello.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Each age of men new fashions doth invent
Page No:
p. [99]
Poem Title:
303 In Prodigum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tullus who was a Taylour by profession
Page No:
p. [99]
Poem Title:
302 On Tullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Mingo cryes how doe you sir tis thought
Page No:
pp. [99-100]
Poem Title:
304 In medicum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Glaucus a man a womans hayre doth weare
Page No:
pp. [100-101]
Poem Title:
307 On Glaucus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Good bad rich poor the foolish and the sage
Page No:
p. [100]
Poem Title:
306 Most men mistaken.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
Why is young Annas thus with feathers dight
Page No:
p. [100]
Poem Title:
305 Crispati crines plumæ dant calcar amori.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Batardas needs would know his Horoscope
Page No:
p. [101]
Poem Title:
308 Of Batardas.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fine neat and curious misteries Butterfly
Page No:
p. [101]
Poem Title:
309 An idle huswife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
Two Woers for a Wench were each at strife
Page No:
pp. [101-102]
Poem Title:
310 Consuetudo lex.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A preaching fryar there was who thus began
Page No:
pp. [102-103]
Poem Title:
314 Quidam erat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Brathwaite
First Line:
Battus affirm'd no Poet ever writ
Page No:
p. [102]
Poem Title:
311 In Battum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Weever
First Line:
Wedding and hanging the destinies dispatch
Page No:
p. [102]
Poem Title:
313 On marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
You were created angels pure and fayre
Page No:
p. [102]
Poem Title:
312 To women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For mad-men in Bedlam Bridewell for a knave
Page No:
p. [103]
Poem Title:
315 Against a certaine ---
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Loves first approach delights sweet song doth sing
Page No:
p. [103]
Poem Title:
316 Loves progresse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scilla is toothlesse yet when shee was young
Page No:
p. [103]
Poem Title:
417 [317] On old Scylla.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Banks feels no lamenesse of his knotty gout
Page No:
p. [104]
Poem Title:
319 On Banks the usurer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Tell Tom of Plato's worth or Aristotles
Page No:
p. [104]
Poem Title:
320 Pecunia prævalens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To be indebted is a shame men say
Page No:
p. [104]
Poem Title:
322 On debt.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Tom vow'd to beat his boy against the wall
Page No:
p. [104]
Poem Title:
321 On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Hutton
First Line:
Without plaine cloth within plush't but I doub
Page No:
p. [104]
Poem Title:
318 On Gallants Cloakes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Although they seeme us onely to affect
Page No:
p. [105]
Poem Title:
324 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mistrisse Maryna starts to see a frog
Page No:
p. [105]
Poem Title:
323 Umbras non certus metuit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Soranzos broad-brim'd hat I oft compare
Page No:
p. [105]
Poem Title:
325 On Soranzo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cotta when he hath din'd saith god be prais'd
Page No:
p. [106]
Poem Title:
326 In Cottam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Follow a shaddow it still flies you
Page No:
pp. [106-107]
Poem Title:
329 Women are mens shadows:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
If thou be poor thou shalt be ever so
Page No:
p. [106]
Poem Title:
328 On poverty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Martial
First Line:
The tongue was once a servant to the heart
Page No:
p. [106]
Poem Title:
327 De corde & lingua.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fy man saith shee but I tell mistrisse Anne
Page No:
p. [107]
Poem Title:
330 In ebriosum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hate & debate Rome through the world hath spred
Page No:
pp. [107-108]
Poem Title:
332 On Rome.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Harrington
First Line:
Will sayes his wife's so fat shee scarce can goe
Page No:
p. [107]
Poem Title:
331 Wills errour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
All things have savour though some very small
Page No:
p. [108]
Poem Title:
333 [untitled]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Love hath two divers wings as lovers say
Page No:
pp. [108-109]
Poem Title:
336 On love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See where Don Ebrio like a Dutch-man goes
Page No:
p. [108]
Poem Title:
335 On Ebrio.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Fortune fell asleep and Hate did blinde her
Page No:
p. [108]
Poem Title:
334 Art, fortune, and ignorance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love as tis said doth work with such strange tools
Page No:
p. [109]
Poem Title:
337 On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some the word wanton fetch though with smal skil
Page No:
p. [109]
Poem Title:
338 On a wanton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who woes a wife thinks wedded men do know
Page No:
pp. [109-110]
Poem Title:
339 In procos:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Corbus will not perswade him all I can
Page No:
p. [110]
Poem Title:
341 In Corbum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Curio would feed upon the daintyest fare
Page No:
p. [110]
Poem Title:
340 Ingluviem sequitur fames:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Priscus commends his mistrisse for a girle
Page No:
pp. 110-111
Poem Title:
342 On Priscus mistrisse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
My Mistresse sweares shee'd leave all men for me
Page No:
p. [111]
Poem Title:
344 On Promises.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Take oh take those lips away
Page No:
pp. [111-112]
Poem Title:
345 To his mistrisse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
John Fletcher
First Line:
Women thinke wo -- men far more constant bee
Page No:
p. [111]
Poem Title:
343 On Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not faith nor conscience common souldiers carry
Page No:
p. [112]
Poem Title:
346 On souldiers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Suppose my Barber when his razors nigh
Page No:
pp. [112-113]
Poem Title:
348 On a barber.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the tubb'd Cynicke went to hell and there
Page No:
p. [112]
Poem Title:
347 In Diogenem & Cræsum:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A friend of Durus comming on a day
Page No:
pp. [113-114]
Poem Title:
351 On Durus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Furio would fight with Drusius in the field
Page No:
p. [113]
Poem Title:
349 Drusius and Furio.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love is a boy and subject to the rod
Page No:
p. [113]
Poem Title:
350 On Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From impure mouthes now many beat the name
Page No:
p. [114]
Poem Title:
352 On a Puritane.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pedes growne proud makes men admire thereat
Page No:
p. [114]
Poem Title:
353 Quantum mutatus ab illo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Bibens to shew his liberality
Page No:
p. [115]
Poem Title:
354 On Bibens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Rustick Superbus fine new cloath's hath got
Page No:
p. [115]
Poem Title:
356 In Superbum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Things which are common common men do use
Page No:
p. [115]
Poem Title:
355 On Tobacco.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At Christmas men do alwaies Ivie get
Page No:
p. [116]
Poem Title:
358 On Christmas Ivy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He's rich that hath great in-comes by the year
Page No:
pp. [116-117]
Poem Title:
360 Of a fat man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Infidus was so free of oathes last day
Page No:
p. [116]
Poem Title:
357 On Infidus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pot-lifting-Bacchus to the earth did bend
Page No:
p. [116]
Poem Title:
359 On Bacchus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flaccus being yong they said he was a Gull
Page No:
p. [117]
Poem Title:
362 On Flaccus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kitt being kick'd and spurr'd pursues the Law
Page No:
p. [117]
Poem Title:
361 Vindicta vim sequitur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
See how yong Rufus walks in green each day
Page No:
pp. [117-118]
Poem Title:
363 Per plumas anser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Jenkyn is a rude clown go tell him so
Page No:
p. [118]
Poem Title:
364 Of Ienkyn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Poets say Fortune's blinde and cannot see
Page No:
p. [118]
Poem Title:
365 To Fortune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With earthen plate Agathocles they say
Page No:
pp. [118-119]
Poem Title:
366 Unde venis memora.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I pray you Sir give Biscus leave to speak
Page No:
p. [119]
Poem Title:
368 On Biscus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Leucus loves life yet liveth wickedly
Page No:
p. [119]
Poem Title:
367 On Leucus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since Thraso met one stoutly in the field
Page No:
p. [119]
Poem Title:
369 In Thrasonem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
I know my fate and that must bear
Page No:
p. [120]
Poem Title:
373 On a Wittall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
More-dew the Mercer with a kinde salute
Page No:
p. [120]
Poem Title:
371 On More-dew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
One told his wife a Hart's-head he had bought
Page No:
p. [120]
Poem Title:
370 In Cornutum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Six moneths quoth Sim a Suitor and not sped
Page No:
p. [120]
Poem Title:
372 On Sims mariage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Clym cals his wife & reck'ning all his neighbors
Page No:
p. [121]
Poem Title:
375 On Clym.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Mopsus almost what e're he means to speak
Page No:
p. [121]
Poem Title:
374 On Mopsus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wee Men in many faults abound
Page No:
pp. [121-122]
Poem Title:
377 On Womens faults.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
Will in a wilfull humour needs would wed
Page No:
p. [121]
Poem Title:
376 Turpe lucrum Veneris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A scornfull Dame invited over-night
Page No:
p. [122]
Poem Title:
378 Si hodie tibi, cras mihi.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Lo here's a Coyner yet he fears no death
Page No:
pp. [122-123]
Poem Title:
380 Better lost than found.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our Civill-Law doth seem a Royall thing
Page No:
p. [122]
Poem Title:
379 On Law.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A nor pie will Coa espy
Page No:
p. [123]
Poem Title:
381 In Coam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Weever
First Line:
Cantus what Wooll-ward went was wondred at
Page No:
pp. [123-124]
Poem Title:
384 Fronti nulla fides.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Os of O a Mouth Scaliger doth make
Page No:
p. [123]
Poem Title:
382 De Ore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Weever
First Line:
Though praise & please doth Hugo never none
Page No:
p. [123]
Poem Title:
383 In Hugonem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Weever
First Line:
Severus is extreme in Eloquence
Page No:
p. [124]
Poem Title:
385 On Severus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
What Gallant's that whose oathes fly through mine ears
Page No:
pp. [124-125]
Poem Title:
386 On a Gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
An home-spun Peasant with his Urine glasse
Page No:
p. [125]
Poem Title:
389 On Corydon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Saith Aristotle Vertue ought to be
Page No:
p. [125]
Poem Title:
388 On Vertue, Milla's maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Pick
First Line:
Twenty small pieces I'd have borrowed late
Page No:
p. [125]
Poem Title:
387 Against Caius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
A Spanish souldier sick unto the death
Page No:
p. [126]
Poem Title:
390 On a Spanish souldier
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Report thou sometime art ambitious
Page No:
p. [126]
Poem Title:
389 [390] Fama mendax.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Three daughters Otho hath his onely heirs
Page No:
p. [126]
Poem Title:
391 On Otho.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Thief condemned for a hainous crime
Page No:
pp. [127-128]
Poem Title:
396 On a Thief.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
As Venison in a poor mans kitchin's rare
Page No:
p. [127]
Poem Title:
392 On Hypocrisy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
Furnus takes pains he need not without doubt
Page No:
p. [127]
Poem Title:
395 On Furnus
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
I ask'd Fabullus why he had no wife
Page No:
p. [127]
Poem Title:
394 On Fabullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
When Man and Woman dies as Poets sung
Page No:
p. [127]
Poem Title:
393 On Man and Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
Lixa that long a Serving-groom hath been
Page No:
pp. [128-129]
Poem Title:
399 A culina ad curiam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Pontus by no means from his coyn departs
Page No:
p. [128]
Poem Title:
398 Infirmis-animosus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rubin reports his Mistris is a Punk
Page No:
p. [128]
Poem Title:
397 Quid non ebrietas?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Dick had but two words to maintain him ever
Page No:
p. [129]
Poem Title:
400 Frustra vocaveris heri.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
See how Silenus walks accomplished
Page No:
p. [129]
Poem Title:
401 Magnis non est morandum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Such ill successe had Dick at Dice last night
Page No:
p. [129]
Poem Title:
402 Puduit sua damna referre.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A health saith Lucas to his Loves bright eye
Page No:
p. [130]
Poem Title:
404 Poculo junguntur amici.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Ceus awake was told the Sun appear'd
Page No:
p. [130]
Poem Title:
405 Nullum stimulum ignaris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Old Fucus board is oft replenished
Page No:
p. [130]
Poem Title:
403 Nimis-docuit consuetudo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
If you will see true valour here display'd
Page No:
pp. [131-132]
Poem Title:
408 An absolute Gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mistris Marina 'mongst some gossips sate
Page No:
p. [131]
Poem Title:
406 Detur laus digniori.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dolens doth shew his purse and tels you this
Page No:
p. [132]
Poem Title:
409 In Dolentem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two Gentlemen of hot and fiery sp'rite
Page No:
pp. [132-133]
Poem Title:
410 Ambo-dexter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
Sextus sixe pockets wears two for his uses
Page No:
p. [133]
Poem Title:
412 In sextum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Sirrah come hither boy take view of me
Page No:
p. [133]
Poem Title:
411 On a Gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
A Batchelor would have a Wife were wise
Page No:
p. 134
Poem Title:
415 A Good Wife
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
Opus for need consum'd his wealth apace
Page No:
p. [134]
Poem Title:
414 Opus & Usus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Tom tels he robb'd and counting all his losses
Page No:
p. [134]
Poem Title:
413 Tom's Fortune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
I dare not much say when I thee commend
Page No:
p. [135]
Poem Title:
416 On an inconstant Mistris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Paul by day wrongs me yet he daily swears
Page No:
p. [135]
Poem Title:
418 In Paulinum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward Guilpin
First Line:
Why should I love thee Lesbia I no reason see
Page No:
p. [135]
Poem Title:
417 In Lesbiam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir George Fitzgeffrey
First Line:
Zeno would faine th'old widow Egle have
Page No:
p. [135]
Poem Title:
419 On Zeno.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward Guilpin
First Line:
Be not wroth Cotta that I not salute thee
Page No:
p. [136]
Poem Title:
420 To Cotta.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward Guilpin
First Line:
Creta doth love her husband wondrous well
Page No:
p. [136]
Poem Title:
422 On Creta.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Why still doth Priscus strive to have the wall
Page No:
p. [136]
Poem Title:
423 On Priscus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Ye that have beauty and withall no pity
Page No:
p. [136]
Poem Title:
421 To Women.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward Guilpin
First Line:
At all quoth Rufus set ye what you dare
Page No:
p. [137]
Poem Title:
425 On Rufus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Brutus at length escap'd the Surgeons hands
Page No:
p. [137]
Poem Title:
424 Ictus piscator sapit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Tobacco is a weed of so great power
Page No:
p. [137]
Poem Title:
426 On Tobacco.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Dick in a raging deep discourtesie
Page No:
p. [138]
Poem Title:
427 Nec vultus indicat virum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Furius a Lover was and had loving fits
Page No:
p. [138]
Poem Title:
428 On Furius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
God sends fools Fortune but not to all
Page No:
p. [138]
Poem Title:
429 Fooles Fortune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Little or nothing said soon mended is
Page No:
p. [138]
Poem Title:
430 Tace sed age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Ficus hath lost his nose but knows not how
Page No:
pp. [139-140]
Poem Title:
434 To Ficus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If it be true that promise is a debt
Page No:
p. [139]
Poem Title:
432 To Scilla.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Joseph Martyn
First Line:
Lyncus deviseth as he lies in bed
Page No:
p. [139]
Poem Title:
433 Nescis, quid serus vesper vehat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
One ask'd a mad-man if a wife he had
Page No:
p. [139]
Poem Title:
431 On a Mad-màn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Robert Hayman
First Line:
A reall friend a Canon cannot batter
Page No:
p. [140]
Poem Title:
437 On a Friend indeed.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Arnaldo free from fault demands his wife
Page No:
p. [140]
Poem Title:
435 Of Arnaldo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Joseph Martyn
First Line:
Ware profer'd stinks yet stay good Proverb stay
Page No:
p. [140]
Poem Title:
436 Quis nisi mentis inops --
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
A Justice walking o're the frozen Thames
Page No:
p. [141]
Poem Title:
440 On a foolish dolt.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bad debtors are good lyers for they say
Page No:
p. [141]
Poem Title:
439 On bad debtors.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Nature which headlong into life did throng us
Page No:
p. [141]
Poem Title:
438 Mans ingresse, and egresse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Panurgus pryes in high and low affairs
Page No:
pp. [141-142]
Poem Title:
441 On Panurgus
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In sleep thou talk'st unfore-thought mysteries
Page No:
p. [142]
Poem Title:
442 To a sleeping talker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Severus likes not these unseason'd lines
Page No:
pp. [142-143]
Poem Title:
444 Qui ebrius laudat temperantiam.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
Together as we walk'd a friend of mine
Page No:
p. [142]
Poem Title:
443 Omne simile non est idem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Ducas keeps house and it with reason stands
Page No:
p. [143]
Poem Title:
447 On Ducas.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Mysus and Mopsa hardly could agree
Page No:
pp. [143-144]
Poem Title:
448 On Mysus, and Mopsa.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
They say the Usurer Misus hath a mill
Page No:
p. [143]
Poem Title:
445 On Misus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Wise-men are wiser than good-men what then
Page No:
p. [143]
Poem Title:
446 On wisedome and vertue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Owen
First Line:
Good arguments without coyn will not stick
Page No:
p. [144]
Poem Title:
450 New Rhetoricke
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Owen
First Line:
I met Photynus at the B court
Page No:
p. [144]
Poem Title:
448 On Photinus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Freeman
First Line:
See see what love is now betwixt each fist
Page No:
p. [144]
Poem Title:
449 On Castriotes
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Freeman
First Line:
Although Thirsites have a filthy facae
Page No:
p. [145]
Poem Title:
452 On Thirsites.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
If Souldiers may obtain four Termes of war
Page No:
p. [145]
Poem Title:
453 On Zoylus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Owinus wondreth since he came from Wales
Page No:
p. [145]
Poem Title:
451 Est mihi Diva parens.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
What God comands this wretched creature loathes
Page No:
pp. [145-146]
Poem Title:
454 On a swearing Gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
Thy Beard is long better it would thee fit
Page No:
p. [146]
Poem Title:
455 On a long Beard
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Bastard
First Line:
Who seeks to please all men each way
Page No:
pp. [146-147]
Poem Title:
456 On my Selfe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Samuel Rowlands
First Line:
A half-blind boy born to a half blind mother
Page No:
p. [147]
Poem Title:
458 On a Mother and her son havin but two eyes betwixt them, each one.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cease gaul'd backt guilt those inscious lines to mince
Page No:
p. [147]
Poem Title:
457 To the mis-interpter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Turner
First Line:
Thou hast been wanton therefore it is mee
Page No:
p. [147]
Poem Title:
459 To his quill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mirth pleaseth some to others 'tis offence
Page No:
p. [148]
Poem Title:
461 On himselfe
Attribution:
Attributed To:
J. Tompson
First Line:
When red the Sun does dawn we use to say
Page No:
p. [148]
Poem Title:
460 Of Christ crucified.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Young men fly when beauty darts
Page No:
p. [148]
Poem Title:
To young men.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Carew
First Line:
If thou bee'st born to strange sights
Page No:
p. [149]
Poem Title:
464 A raritie.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thinke who when you cut the quill
Page No:
p. [149]
Poem Title:
463 The pens prosopeia to the Scrivener.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love if a God thou art then evermore thou must
Page No:
pp. [150-151]
Poem Title:
467 In Amorem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Davison
First Line:
The radiant colour of Tom Toltham's nose
Page No:
p. [150]
Poem Title:
465 Upon Tom Toltham's nose.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Thomas Kedgewin
First Line:
Thy sir name Thorough-good befitteth thee
Page No:
p. [150]
Poem Title:
466 Upon Thorough-good an unthrift.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ladyes that weare black cypresse vailes
Page No:
pp. [151-152]
Poem Title:
469 On the new dressings.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One evening as cold as cold might bee
Page No:
p. [151]
Poem Title:
468 A riddle on a pound of candles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Black Cypresse vailes are shrouds of night
Page No:
p. [152]
Poem Title:
469 Thus answered.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Grange
First Line:
What's friendship 'tis a treasure
Page No:
pp. [152-153] .
Poem Title:
470 Amicitia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I cannot praise you in a studied stile
Page No:
p. [153]
Poem Title:
471 To his Mistrisse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You meaner beauties of the night
Page No:
pp. [153-154]
Poem Title:
472 On the Queen of Bohemia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There's no necessity that can exclude
Page No:
pp. [154-155]
Poem Title:
473 To his noble friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Clavell
First Line:
All buildings are but monuments of death
Page No:
p. [155]
Poem Title:
474 Fatum Supremum.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unjustly we complain of fate
Page No:
p. [155]
Poem Title:
475 On his Mrs. death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I love not her that at the first cries I
Page No:
p. [156]
Poem Title:
476 Æquè facilitas ae difficultas nocet amoris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mortality behold and feare
Page No:
pp. 156-157
Poem Title:
477 In monumenta Westminsteriensia
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Francis Beaumont
First Line:
Beldam God blesse thee thou want'st nought but wit
Page No:
p. [157]
Poem Title:
478 Semel insanivimus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What are Deucalions dayes return'd that we
Page No:
p. [157]
Poem Title:
479 On the Marriage of one Turbolt, with Mrs. Hill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Anne is an angell what if so shee be
Page No:
p. [158]
Poem Title:
480 Upon Annas marriage with a lawyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Experience shews and reason doth decre
Page No:
p. [158]
Poem Title:
484 An answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Devill men say in Devonshire dy'd of late
Page No:
p. [158]
Poem Title:
482 Ænigma.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who grafts in blindnes may mistake his stock
Page No:
p. [158]
Poem Title:
481 In Cupidinem.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why feign they Cupid robbed of sight
Page No:
p. [158]
Poem Title:
483 On Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The law hangs theeves for their unlawfull stealing
Page No:
p. [159]
Poem Title:
487 In Meretrices.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Taylor
First Line:
This face here pictur'd time shall longer have
Page No:
p. [159]
Poem Title:
486 On a Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis not my person nor my play
Page No:
p. [159]
Poem Title:
485 Barten Holiday to the Puritan on his Technogamia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Barten Holyday
First Line:
My friend did tax me seriously one morne
Page No:
p. [160]
Poem Title:
489 On a Cuckold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Preserve what nature gave you nought's more base
Page No:
p. [160]
Poem Title:
488 To a Lady that every morning used to paint her face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When in the Adriatick Neptune saw
Page No:
p. [160]
Poem Title:
487 On the Citty Venice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Jacopo Sannazaro
First Line:
Annas hath long eares for all news to passe
Page No:
p. [161]
Poem Title:
492 On Annas a news-monger.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Sir John Davies
First Line:
Marriage as old men note hath likened bin
Page No:
p. [161]
Poem Title:
490 Upon Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The mony'd man can safely saile all seas
Page No:
p. [161]
Poem Title:
491 Quicquid non nummus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hence rauron's God to Tauriminion
Page No:
p. 162
Poem Title:
496 Adsesquipedales poetastros
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some speaking in their own renown
Page No:
p. [162]
Poem Title:
495 To Aulus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus have I waded through a worthlesse taske
Page No:
p. [162]
Poem Title:
494 Semel insanivimus omnes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot
First Line:
A neate Physitian for a Farrier sends
Page No:
p. [163]
Poem Title:
499 A Physitian and a Farrier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A poore man being sent for to the King
Page No:
pp. [163-164]
Poem Title:
500 A poore Peasant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One to a Serving man this councell sent
Page No:
p. [163]
Poem Title:
497 A Serving man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two Theeves by night began to a lock to pick
Page No:
p. [163]
Poem Title:
498 Two Theeves.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Gentleman not richest in discretion
Page No:
p. [164]
Poem Title:
502 A Gentleman and his Phisitian.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Edward May
First Line:
Three Pages on a time together met
Page No:
p. [164]
Poem Title:
501 Three Pages.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Peasant with his wife was almost wilde
Page No:
p. [165]
Poem Title:
503 A Peasant and his wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He that loves Glasse without a G
Page No:
p. [165]
Poem Title:
504 G-L-Asse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What bootes it thee to allow such a trade
Page No:
p. [61] 181
Poem Title:
181 To a Shoomaker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Heath
First Line:
Caius accounts himselfe accurst of men
Page No:
p. [131] 407
Poem Title:
Non penna, sed usus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Parrot