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A collection of select pieces from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, Dryden and Pope, for schools [T128606] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1409
Publication Date:
1765
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T128606
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW125453591
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | SELECT PIECES | FROM | THE SPECTATORS, TATLER, GUARDIAN, | the Works of DRYDEN and POPE, and | from ROLLIN'S Method of teaching and | studying the BELLES LETTRES, and his | UNIVERSAL HISTORY. | For the USE of | ENGLISH SCHOOLS. | By JOHN WARDEN, Teacher of English. | EDINBURGH: | Printed for ALEXANDER DONALDSON, | and Sold at his shops in [i]London[/i] and [i]Edinburgh[/i]. | M D C C L X V.
Place of Publication:
Edinburgh
Genres:
Collection including prose
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
[2], 3-300.
Bibliographic details:
First edition.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Title-page; prose essays containing verse [pp.3-277]; Verse translations of Homer and Virgil [pp.278-288]; Miscellaneous verse [pp.288-300].
Related People
Publisher:
Alexander Donaldson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Choose for thy command
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Dryden hints at this obsolete kind of wit in one of the following verses in his Mac Flecno
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He raged and kept as heavy a coil as
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Others apart sat on a hill retired
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The spacious firmament on high
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When rising from the bed of death
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Along their face
Page No:
p.278
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Black choler filled his breast that boiled with ire
Page No:
p.278.
Poem Title:
[none]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
He spoke and awful bends his sable brows
Page No:
p.278-279
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
To close the pomp Aethon the steed of state
Page No:
p.278
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Hector this heard returned without delay
Page No:
p.279-280
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The illustrious prince of Troy
Page No:
p.280
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Yet while my Hector still survives I see
Page No:
p.280
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Far as a shepherd from some point on high
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Him approaching near
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Him Menelaus loved of Mars espies
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Then as a hungry lion who beholds
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And as when heavy sleep has closed the sight
Page No:
pp.282-283
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As men in slumbers seem with speedy pace
Page No:
p.282
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
As when some peasant in a bushy brake
Page No:
p.282
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Freed from his keepers thus with broken reins
Page No:
p.282
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The wanton courser thus with reins unbound
Page No:
p.282
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As full blown poppies overcharged with rain
Page No:
p.283
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
As the bold bird her helpless young attends
Page No:
p.283
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hence let us go why waste we time in vain
Page No:
pp.283-284
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Like a fair flower by the keen share oppressed
Page No:
p.283
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ah think thou favoured of the powers divine
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Sad tidings son of Peleus thou must hear
Page No:
p.284
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aurora now fair daughter of the dawn
Page No:
pp.285-286
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
I joy to mingle where the battle bleeds
Page No:
p.286
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Man is born to bear
Page No:
p.286
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Strife and debate thy restless soul employ
Page No:
pp.286-287
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Now be thy rage thy fatal rage resigned
Page No:
p.287
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Awake my Laelius leave all meaner things
Page No:
pp.288-295
Poem Title:
An Essay on Man,
Attribution:
by Mr Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
O happy if he knew his happy state
Page No:
pp.295-298
Poem Title:
A Panegyric on a Country-life,
Attribution:
by Mr Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
It must be so Plato thou reasonst well
Page No:
pp.299-300
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come on sir | Here's the place stand still how fearful
Page No:
p.300
Poem Title:
A Speech of Edgar's in King Lear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed