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A collection...for the benefit of English schools [T167216] [ecco]

DMI number:
575
Publication Date:
1737
ESTC number:
T167216
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB127251359
Shelfmark:
ECCO - CUL / NLS
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | FROM THE | SPECTATOR, TATLER, GUARDIAN, [i]Mr.[/i] | POPE, [i]Mr.[/i] DRYDEN, [i]from Mr.[/i] ROL- | LIN'[i]s Method of Teaching and Study- | ing the[/i] BELLES LETTRES, [i]and his[/i] | UNIVERSAL HISTORY. | For the BENEFIT of | English Schools. | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]EDINBURGH[/i], | Printed for JOHN WARDEN Teacher of [i]English[/i]. | MDCCXXXVII.
Place of Publication:
Edinburgh
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
Query: ECCO record claims to have missing (or misnumbered?) pages: check pagination carefully. Also, part of pp. 295-6 is missing from the ECCO copy. CONTENTS: Predominently contains essays taken from the Spectator, Tatler, etc. Some of these contain verse extracts: only those extracts in English, and which are 4 lines or longer, have been recorded here. MISCELLANY GENRE: predominently a prose miscellany, but contains some verse.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Advertisment (1pp).
Related People
Editor:
John Warden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Choose for thy command
Page No:
p.4
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.9-10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Others apart sat on a hill retired
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The spacious firmament on high
Page No:
pp.108-109
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Along their face
Page No:
p.294
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
To close the pomp Aethon the steed of state
Page No:
p.294
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Black choler filled his breast that boiled with ire
Page No:
p.295
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
He spoke and awful bends his sable brows
Page No:
p.295
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Hector this heard returned without delay
Page No:
pp.295-296
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The illustrious prince of Troy
Page No:
pp.296-297
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Yet while my Hector still survives I see
Page No:
p.296
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Far as a shepherd from some point on high
Page No:
p.297
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Him approaching near
Page No:
p.298
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Him Menelaus loved of Mars espies
Page No:
p.298
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The wanton courser thus with reins unbound
Page No:
pp.298-299
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Then as a hungry lion who beholds
Page No:
p.298
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And as when heavy sleep has closed the sight
Page No:
p.299
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Freed from his keepers thus with broken reins
Page No:
p.299
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As the bold bird her helpless young attends
Page No:
p.300
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.300-301
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Like a fair flower by the keen share oppressed
Page No:
p.300
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ah think thou favoured of the powers divine
Page No:
pp.301-302
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Sad tidings son of Peleus thou must hear
Page No:
p.301
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aurora now fair daughter of the dawn
Page No:
pp.302-303
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Man is born to bear
Page No:
p.303
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
I know thy force to mine superior far
Page No:
p.304
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Now be thy rage thy fatal rage resigned
Page No:
pp.304-305
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Strife and debate thy restless soul employ
Page No:
p.304
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Awake my Laelius leave all meaner things
Page No:
pp.305-313
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.313-317
Poem Title:
A Panegyrick 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.317-318
Poem Title:
Cato solus, sitting in a thoughtful Posture: In his Hand Plato's Book on the Immortality of the Soul. A drawn Sword on the Table by him.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come on sir | Here's the place stand still how fearful
Page No:
p.318
Poem Title:
A Speech of Edgar's King Lear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed